2012 Robot

0234Description of robot

MANiMaL was named as an acronym of the first initials of our foreign exchange students. MANiMal had great collection abilities for the game basketballs and a shooter that was accurate and consistent. The bridge lowering system was simple and effective.

Strengths- Strong drive, rapid basketball collection, staged shooter loading system, tracking system that improved throughout the season.

Unique features- Sensors automatically managed the basketballs in the lift system and advanced them for shooting.

Favorite Memories- at one point at the championship event, we were ranked last place- 100 of 100. we continued to work and improve and became the 11th pick in the draft and advanced to the Semi-finals.


  • Semi-Finalists

Smokey Mountain

  • Regional Chairman’s Award
  • Regional Winners
  • Innovation in Control Award
  • Website Award

St. Louis

  • Semi- Finalists in Archimedes Division

2012 Pictures