S.H.A.R.P. Robotics – FTC Team 8411
Team S.H.A.R.P was formed in 2009 and consists of two middle school students and four high school students: Brock, Jackson, Drew, Jamie, Gavin and Sadie. Our team has two Coaches: Brian and Kirk, and we are also mentored by Nick Pasquerilla from Schneider Electric. We participate in FIRST Tech Challenge, also known as FTC, as team 8411 SHARP. We are based out of the Middle Tennessee area and are sponsored by the Hands On Science Center in Tullahoma. For more on the team, please visit the About Us page.
The progress of our robot is displayed in the gallery below.
Competitions and Awards
ALABAMA FTC STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
We participated in the Alabama FTC State Championship as part of our 2018-2019 season. To read more about FIRST in Alabama, please visit their website at firstinalabama.org/index.php
TNFIRST FTC STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
For the first time, an FTC Championship was held in Murfreesboro, TN in February 2019. We participated in it and did very well, finishing in the winning alliance.
WINNING ALLIANCE MEMBER TROPHY
At the event in Tennessee, we received a trophy for being on the Winning Alliance. To read more about our 2018-2019 season, please visit our Seasons page.
This season’s theme is SKYSTONE, presented by Qualcomm. To read more about SKYSTONE, please visit FIRST’s website at www.firstinspires.org/robotics/ftc.
Want to check out our current progress? Visit the 2019-2020 Season page to learn more about the season and this year’s robot.
Building a quality robotics team takes an enormous amount of resources, which could never be accomplished without the generous support of our sponsors.