2024 Season

Preseason: October 13th – 18th

Operations: Worked on the Roundtables portion of the sponsor intro package. We brainstormed new ideas for Roundtables and Sponsor Night and completed the Roundtables flyer. Worked on the outreach and community section of the sponsor intro package and completed it. We are planning to edit with our mentor Dr. Kay. Began the Sponsor Night Presentation…
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Preseason: October 9th Summary

Mechanical Worked on driver practice in which we got a max of seven game pieces in teleop. Some fixes and adjustments: Preparing for Half Hollow Hills! Driver Practice:

Preseason: October 2nd/4th Summary

Operations: Completed the mini grant flyer. We sent it to some teams and posted in on FIRST Long Island to get teams. We worked on the Team Expenses and Past Sponsors part of the sponsor intro package and began brainstorming ideas for sponsor benefits. Podcast: Found teams throughout the United States in every single state…
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Preseason: September 22nd/27th Summary

Mechanical: The team added a bar below one roller of the intake to prevent cubes from touching it and going out the wrong side of the intake which would be bad. Also locktited the intake to increase the tightness and ensure the successfulness. Programming: Fixed issues regarding the buttons in which they were only running…
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Preseason: September 20th Summary

Electrical: The electrical team prepped Neo motors by soldering them to a stronger wire. After this process, we would heat-shrink them and then strip the wires. We did this to install them onto the swerve modules that have been prepared either on Friday or next week. Operations and Podcast: Operations researched more grant opportunities and…
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Preseason: September 15th Summary

Operations: The BAE Systems Grant is completed and submitted. Training slides for an operations training activity have started. This training for new members contains a process of making a fake outreach event by coming up with a sponsor list, making flyers, writing a proposal, writing emails, etc. Mechanical: Upped the gear ratios on the wrist…
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Preseason: September 13th Summary

Operations: Created the JDRF One Walk Team and a flyer for the event. We posted everything in FIRST Together to give information and we printing out these flyers in color in order to hang around Bethpage High to inform our peers. As well as this, we began planning on what snacks to offer for our…
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Preseason: September 8th Summary

Mechanical: The mechanical team constructed two swerve modules for our robot. These modules will be used as a backup to replace any swerve module that does not function properly. Programming: The programming team finished the migration to YAGSL swerve and the offsets are set and works. The arm of the robot is working but needs…
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