Team 15282 Bobcats Robotics Varsity Advance to the Illinois State Championship!

We are very excited to share that for the second year in a row Team 15282 Bobcats Robotics Varsity advanced to the Illinois State Championship in Elgin March 1-2! The team had some amazing matches and ended up in the top alliance through the playoffs! Teamed up with Lincoln Park HS they won the elimination matches and clinched a spot to state. 
After the matches, the team was also awarded the TOP award for the meet called the Inspire Award! The Inspire Award description: This judged award is given to the team that best embodies the ‘challenge’ of the FIRST Tech Challenge program. The team that receives this award is a strong ambassador for FIRST programs and a role model FIRST team. This team is a top contender for many other judged awards and is a gracious competitor. The Inspire Award winner is an inspiration to other teams, acting with Gracious Professionalism® both on and off the playing field. This team shares their experiences, enthusiasm, and knowledge with other teams, sponsors, their community, and the judges. Working as a unit, this team will have shown success in performing the task of designing and building a robot.
Congratulations to our amazing Team 15282 Bobcats Robotics Varsity for an outstanding achievement! This accomplishment reflects the hard work and determination of our team members, mentors, and supporters. Go Bobcats!
Team Members Include:
Jesus Z
Eugenio E
Sebastian M
Johana S
Mel R
David G
Filiberto M
Fernanda V
Alex A
Zihong X