Week 1 Competition

Our team has worked on different prototypes for our robot. We have split into groups and focused on different sections, like gears, climbing, low goals, and high goals. Each group came up with various designs which were narrowed down to … Continued

Week One Updates

In week one, the whole team started working on different prototypes for the robot. We split into groups and each focused on different categories such as gears, climbing, and high goal. Then, each group came up with some designs and … Continued


  This year brought a new and exciting game to the FIRST Robotics community. BHS Robotics is ecstatic to participate in this years competition- STEAMworks. This game will take skill, strategy, and ingenious ideas.   The STEAMworks playing field has … Continued

FIRST Lego League!

This year, the Burlington Devilbotz introduced an exciting program in our local middle school: FIRST Lego League! We teamed up with our local science center and middle school teachers, Jane Lynch and Jourdan Marino, to start up four new teams! … Continued

Preseason 2016-2017

Preseason is the time in robotics before building and competition season! During preseason, we worked on preseason training, mentoring FLL teams at the middle school, and participating in River Rage. We introduced River Rage as a friendly match where we help … Continued

Summer 2016

Relay for life We joined Rob’s Robots and walked for the Relay for Life! Many of our team members walked up to 16 miles.    Fourth of July We marched with our robot at the fourth of July celebrations.    … Continued

Build Season Update

The DevilBotz are excited to give an update on our progress with the 2016 FIRST Robotics challenge. For those who are unfamiliar with this year’s game, it is called Stronghold, which features a variety of medieval themed challenges for our … Continued

Progress on January 25 – 2016

Mechanical Made shooter prototype Worked on high goal Worked on sally port Helped fix kit bot gearboxes Next meeting: Will start bringing chassis build to a close, hopefully Electrical Continued design of the final electrical board Made sure that we … Continued

World Championships

Written by Shannon Carey Much like the way an athlete might aspire to go to the Olympics, the pinnacle of achievement for a FIRST robotics team of any kind, age, or experience, is the FIRST World Championship Competition. For our … Continued

Winner of Our 50/50 Raffle Fundraiser

Congratulations to our 50/50 raffle winner John Porter! We’d like to thank Faydeen Sateriale and the BHS Music Boosters for allowing us to set up a basket at the production of the Music Man.