Event Recap

We Won The FIRST Chesapeake District Southern Maryland Competition

The Wheaton High School FIRST robotics team, the Knight Riders, team 5115 won the FIRST Chesapeake District Southern Maryland Competition at Oxen Hill competition. Coming back from seventeenth place at the beginning of the day sunday, to a win. Near the end, the Knight Riders overcame the number 1 team at the event, ILITE robotics, team 1885. Through the many problems that became apparent as the matches progressed, the robotics team members fixed and cheered the robot and drivers to their victory. We would like to say a special thanks to our sponsors and all the members of the team that make this robot possible. Congratulations to the rest of the competitors and their ambitious and ingenious designs. We will continue working on the robot and hope to overcome many more challenges and win many more competitions.