Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

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12/10/2016:  In order to spread FIRST and STEM throughout the community, the Hammerheads held an outreach event at the Hands-On Museum in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Hammerheads took over a room in the museum and set up different stations to teach kids about engineering. The Hammerheads had a total of five stations- LEGOs, Robot safety, […]

Michigan Science Center

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12/03/2016:  In an effort to to inspire curious minds of all ages to discover, explore, and appreciate science, technology, engineering and math in a creative, dynamic learning environment, Team 226 has established a partnership with the Michigan Science Center.  Every year we host a workshop for kids and adults, and while the kids are learning […]

Sharkfest

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11/19/2016:  Annually, the team hosts Sharkfest an FLL and JrFLL competition. This year proved to be yet another successful Sharkfest with our many volunteers that spent countless hours beforehand to prepare for this competition. It was a quite a sight watching many of these young minds come together to solve the problem of Animal Allies […]

Bloomfield Girls Competition

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11/12/2016:  In November, we went to Bloomfield High School for the Bloomfield All Girl’s Competition. The competition was the last Stronghold competition and consisted of all-girl drive teams and all-girl pit crews. We had 2 drive teams who competed in 6 qualifying matches and ending up in 4th place. The main drive team consisted of […]

Homecoming Parade Fun

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10/07/2016:  Our robotics team had participated in both of the Troy High and Athens High School homecoming parades to promote STEM and FIRST throughout our community. The Homecoming parade is where all the schools clubs come together to march down the street and present their members.  Our team members were excited to walk town the […]

Troy High Pep Assembly

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10/07/2016 :  This event was the first pep assembly of the year at Troy High School. We wanted to promote our team in our school so that more people would join the Hammerhead family. The team showcased our robot with a t-shirt cannon attached. Everyone got pumped up as we used our t-shirt cannon to […]