DESTINATION: DEEP SPACE
2019 Game Animation
What makes the 2019 game special?
Successful robots will handle TWO game elements - Hatch Panels and Cargo.
A hatch panel seals the opening so cargo does not fall out. This means hatch panels must be placed before cargo.
2 points each
3 points each
Pirate Robotics developed a strategy to play this year's game as a top support robot. This means we won't try to do everything, but we will do the most important things well. This mindset has served us well in the past.
Pick up cargo from the floor
Deliver cargo to the cargo ship
Grab hatch panels from loading station
Attach hatch panels to the cargo ship
Play defense, and withstand opponent defense
Drive onto Level 1 of the habitat during endgame
Teams have 6 weeks to design, build, test, and practice.
Qualification Ranking: 5th place out of 60 teams!
Playoff Results: Reached the Finals
Awards Won: Finalists, Wildcard
MIAMI VALLEY REGIONAL
March 7 - 9, 2019 at the WSU Nutter Center
Qualification Ranking: 15th place out of 45 teams
Playoff Results: Reached the Quarterfinals
GREATER PITTSBURGH REGIONAL
March 21 - 23, 2019 at California University
2019 FIRST CHAMPIONSHIPS
April 24 - 27, 2019 at the Cobo Center in Detroit, MI
30th place out of 68 teams