Congratulations to Battlefield’s ILITE team 1885 for earning a trip to St. Louis for the FRC World Championship. The team qualified for the World Championship by winning the Chairman’s Award at the 50-team Greater DC Regional. The Chariman’s Award is considered to be the most prestigious award at the event, honoring the team that best represents a model for other teams to emulate.
In addition, our team member Ben Robson was named as the Dean’s List Award finalist, an award that celebrates outstanding student leaders. Coach Gail Drake who was named the Volunteer of the Year, an award presented to an individual that consistently excels in their efforts with proven results in the areas of impact, leadership, personal commitment, community and historical contributions.
Our robot also excelled in performance, as we also placed as a Regional Finalist here. We hope to do even better at our next competition, at the Chesapeake Regional.