On Saturday the Iron Panthers hosted their own FRC kickoff in the lab. They started by showing the Stronghold 2016 game reveal video and then a field tour video and spent some time discussing the game and its challenges.
Then, they jumped right in to the rules manual. Students read through it to the rest of the team and answered questions as they came up.
The team immediately began brainstorming. They focused on what moves would get the most points and what role our robot should play in the competition. Ultimately, the team decided that they wanted to focus on getting over one or two defenses and catapulting balls in