The Eagle Eye

Crazy for robotics

Crazy for robotics

Gillian Steffey, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017

Competing in two tournaments a year, the robotics team designs and builds specific robots for each competition, however, the team also builds robots for fun, not just the competitions. The team is currently building a t-shirt shooting robot and plan to use it at future sports games and pep ra...


The robotics team spends countless hours building a robot from scratch so that it can defeat the opponents and win them the gold.

Alana Mayes, Staff Writer

April 27, 2016

Arguably the most competitive, memorable robotics competition was between Zoey Brooks and the computer geeks, in season 2 episode 8 of Zoey 101. The competition was fierce with two robots going head to head until there was one robot standing. Little did they know, Quinn Pensky, a science brainiac and Zo...

Gearing up for FRC

Sophomore Jack Evans and senior Bryan Leonor discuss possible prototypes for the FRC robot.

Dessi Gomez, Staff Writer

January 27, 2016

Buttons are pushed with great speed. Gears  click into place and whir frantically. The  microcontroller brain boots up. The robot is ready for action. During the 2014-2015 school year, SMCHS  started its very first robotics elective class, but  the bots didn't stop here. This school year holds ...

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