This will be Daniel's first year participating in the FIRST program. He hopes to use information that he gathers from FIRST to do something great.
"Things are only impossible until they're not."
- Captain Jean-Luc Picard
Drew is the oldest team member. This will be his fourth year in the FIRST Robotics organization. He hopes that being a part of the FIRST organization will give him enough robotics experience for future jobs; in the future, he plans to become a mechanical engineer. Other than FTC, Drew is in band, Key Club, NHS, and he is his class’s President. In his spare time, he enjoys watching sports, being active, and CADing.
“If you ain’t first, you’re last”
- Ricky Bobby
"Anything can be a hammer"
This will be Jackson's fourth year in the FIRST program. Jackson has been interested in robotics for most of his life and has more recently become interested in an engineering career. Jackson’s dream is to attend the University of Oklahoma after he graduates high school and to possibly join OU’s engineering program.
Jackson loves anything automotive. He enjoys building, designing, and drawing. When he grows up he would like to be an aeronautical engineer or in the automotive industry.
"I love cars. Too much? Naw."
Mark is the lead programmer on the team and is part of the robot design and build team. Mark was part of the FLL team Electrons 15846 for two years. Mark joined FTC to learn more about programming. This is his fourth year in FTC. He is also a part of FRC #7464 ORION and plays Baritone Saxophone in marching band. Mark wants to go to MIT and get a degree in computer science.
“Bears, Beets, Battlestar Galactica”
- The Office, Jim Halpert, S3 E21
- Friends, Ross Geller, S5 E16
Olivia is on the notebook team and the robot build team. This is her sixth year participating in the FIRST program. Olivia would like to make a career as either an engineer, animator, or psychologist.
“That’s pretty stellar.”
This is Josiah's third year in the FIRST program. He wishes to learn how to program and wants to pursue a career in science, technology, and engineering.
"Fools live by their own mistakes, but wise men live by the mistakes of others."
- author unknown
This will be Ameriyah's first year participating in the FIRST program. She hopes to use information that she gathers from FIRST to do something great.
“I don’t believe anyone is self-made.”
- Seth Buechley
This is Jenna's second year in the FIRST organization. In her free time, she enjoys playing softball and playing the violin in an orchestra. She is excited to learn more about the design and build process of the robot this year while also building skills in outreach and business.
"Birds aren't real."
This will be Adrian's second year participating in the FIRST program. He hopes to use information that he gathers from FIRST to do something great.
"Every experience, good or bad, is a priceless collector's item."
- Isaac Marion