IRI 2016 was a blast. 5254 made it to the semifinals with 3620, 67, and 3683 after playing a crazy… Read more IRI 2016 Results and Planning
What an amazing championship the 2016 Championship was! The matches were intense and close, the Einstein presentation was definitely the… Read more Spectating from Home and the Value of the Fourth Robot at Championships
20 is in the Carver division, and 5254 is in the Hopper division this year. I’m excited to see how… Read more Cheesecake, and the Struggles of not Attending Championships
Stronghold continues to unfold and surprise people in the past few weeks. One aspect of Stronghold that is interesting and… Read more An Analysis of Defense in Stronghold
I have seen so many teams this year who have turrets on their robots for some reason. And 99% of… Read more Why turrets?
The 2016 Finger Lakes Regional was an incredible and exciting event that left both me and my students on both… Read more The 2016 Finger Lakes Regional, Great Strategy, and Dealing with Disappointment
The New York Tech Valley Regional was an awesome event, and thank you to everyone that made the event possible.… Read more Tough Decisions and the Clutch Factor