October 28, 2019

All good things come to an end — said no RoboCat ever! The Woodrow 90th Anniversary has been one of the greatest events yet, in the short lifespan of the RoboCats and we aim to proudly continue participating for many years to come.  Let's rewind and have a look at all...

October 22, 2019

Woodrow Wilson High School's wildly popular robotics club finally get the facilities they deserve

October 26, 2019 - Dallas -- The Woodrow Wilson High School “RoboCats” Robotics Team announce their occupancy to a new STEM wing that includes 3,000 square feet of open fle...

May 24, 2019

All good things come to an end — said no RoboCat ever! This year has been one of the greatest years yet in the short lifespan of the RoboCats and we aim to proudly continue that for many years to come. And to wrap it up, we held our Robotics Banquet yesterday! Let's re...

Last Tuesday, we said farewell to our current seniors. This was done through an event called FIRST Signing Day, created by Team Appreciate (FRC 2468) It serves the purpose of recognizing students who participate in FIRST. 
A special thanks to everyone who helped this e...

February 17, 2019

 Today marks the last weekend until "Bag Day" (for those of you who don't know, Bag Day is the final day for us to make modifications to the robot. At 12 at night, you put your robot in a massive plastic bag and can't touch it until your next competition). Thanks to a...

February 9, 2019

 Yep. You read that title right. Things are starting to come together here at Woodrow. After testing the lift and attaching the intake, our robot is actually starting to look like, well, a robot. The mechanical team has been working tirelessly to bring this vital syste...

February 2, 2019

This week, we finally finished the lift! It's been a long journey, and now hundreds of red rivets spot our aluminum channels, holding the structure together. After primary tests with the lift motor, we found the lift was moving sluggishly, so the mechanical team switch...

January 26, 2019

 Today, a lot got done.

 Mechanical wise, we started breaking ground on building our lift. Backed by an armory of rivet guns (including a brand new pneumatic rivet gun) and a box full of red rivets, we got to work. So far, we've assembled a pretty large chunk of the ma...

January 19, 2019

 Today was the big one for our FIRST Tech Challenge teams. All three of our teams--11745 Red Scare, 11761 Theory of Robotivity, and 13227 The Mechanicats--had a competition up in Wylie East today, which meant for a very early morning for all of us (we consider 6:3...

January 12, 2019

As the first week of build season (our six week sprint to finish a robot in time) comes to a close, we've made pretty good progress. So much progress that we're actually holding to our FRC Schedule. What a concept. Jokes aside, we are really excited going into the seco...

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