Robot Protoype

We have finished the prototype of our robot! Features Grabber arm Powered ball launcher Unpowered drive train 

2016 Challenge Unveiled

The season kicked off today and we met to see the challenge unveiled.  Watch the video below:

Robocubs Present at Detroit Grand Prix

The U of D Jesuit Robocubs demonstrated our Aerial Assist robot to over 750 Detroit Public School students on Thursday, May 29, at the Detroit Grand Prix Education Day on Belle Isle.  Along with FRC teams from Cody High School, Cass Tech High School, and East English Village Preparatory Academy, we had a chance to operate our robot for pre-K … Read More

Robocubs Demo at Ford

On April 24, as part of Ford’s Bring Your Child to Work Day, the Robocubs demonstrated their Aerial Assist robot along with three other teams.  We spent the morning showing off our robot with the other teams, had our picture taken with a Ford thermal imaging camera, and then got a tour of the very impressive technologies at the Ford … Read More

RoboCubs Wrap Up At Livionia

Our Livonia event played out much like our Southfield event. After winning the UL Hardhat award for safety, we were picked by the 8th alliance, and were glad to join up with teams 2620, the Titans, and 3542 SPEED. We were then knocked in the quarter-finals after two hard fought matches against the 1st alliance. We happy to help our … Read More

Robocubs Host Robofest Qualifier

On Friday, 3/21, the Robocubs hosted a Qualifying Event for Lawrence Technological University’s Robofest.  Two of our Academy Robocubs teams advanced to the Michigan Championship in May.  Read more about the event in the Detroit News.

Robocubs Head Home From Southfield With Awards in Tow.

With our first competition, the Southfield district, over we headed home ready to start tweaking and and improving our robot before the Livonia district competition. At Southfield, we ran into some unexpected problems with sensors, but we managed to be picked to join the 6th alliance with our friends on teams FRC 835, The Sting and on FRC 247, Da … Read More

Practicing With Bedford

Last Saturday we were lucky enough to be invited  out to Bedford to un-bag, and practice with all of our friends on team 1023 Bedford Express. We had an amazing time, and got some extremely useful practice in that involved some of the cooperating elements of Aerial Assist. We look forward to seeing some more of our friends Friday and … Read More

Robot Bagged

Our robot went into the bag last night and was sealed up for competition.  Here’s what it did the first time we tried it out, complete: