2015 Season

Recycle Rush

  • 26Team Members
  • 5Competitions
  • 1Awards
  • 2808hours build time

Teams must move and stack totes and recycle bins to score points. The goal of this year’s team was to create a robot that was simple and reliable rather than building something extravagant that would be overly complicated.

2015 Season


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Bloomfield Hills All-Girl Competition

November 07, 2015

2nd place alliance overall finish

Center Line District

January 29, 2016

  • Finished 12 out of 40 at end of qualifications
  • Team on the 4th seed alliance
  • 5th place alliance overall finish


  • Quality Award

State Competition

November 27, 2015

  • Finished 49th out of 102 at the end of qualifications
  • Ranked 69th out of 347 Michigan teams, qualified for World Championship

Troy District

January 12, 2016

  • Finished 10th out of 41 at the end of qualifications
  • Captain of 7th Seed alliance
  • 3rd place alliance overall finish

World Qualifier

September 16, 2015

Captain of 8th seed Alliance, Galileo Division

2015 Season Gallery

2015 Team Picture
2015 centerline quality award
2015 drive team meeting before opening ceremonies
2015 girls drive team in action
2015 girls team going in for a RC
2015 girls team
2015 receiving a team award from the byting bulldogs
2015 stands at worlds
2015 states crowd
2015 states with Dean Kamen
2015 team
2015 troy crowd
2015 troy group photo
2015 worlds
Drive team with mentors states 2015
centerline 2015 drive team
soon to be a RC and stack of 6 2015

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Team 4961, named Shock and Awe-Sum, joined the FIRST Robotics Competition in the 2014 season. The members of Team...
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