2017 Robot :Tempest
Our Latest competition robot, Tempest, has been our most successful yet. With it, we've gone to finals at 4 out of 5 competitions we attended this season.
COMPETITOR AT THE FRC WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
We have competed in the FRC World Championships for the past three years. In 2015 with our robot STAG, 2016 with our robot Sabre, and 2017 with Tempest.
On March 15th to March 16th, we competed against 34 other teams in our first district competition of the season in Channelview, Texas. During our first competition of the season, we had some obstacles, but we were able to get through them with our teamwork. During inspection, we found that there was a leak near […]
Yesterday on February 19, a handful of our students traveled to Austin to participate in the SACOT on the Hill event. We were very excited to contribute to this year’s state-wide effort of improving STEM education and have been planning to attend this event for a long time. To prepare, we had our students undergo […]
On January 26th, Klein ISD held their annual Pathways Summit and VorTX had a great time in showing kids our robot and encouraging students to join a STEM pathway. At Pathways Summit, there were many booths showing different clubs and programs from different schools that would eventually lead to different career paths. This event was […]