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2019-03-04 QUARTER FINALIST AT NORTHERN VIRGINIA DISTRICT EVENT

The Phantom Mentalists captained the 7th seed alliance in the finals at FIRST Chesapeake's Northern Virginia District Event, hosted by Battlefield High School (Home of ILITE Robotics, FRC Team 1885) in Haymarket VA.  We had a strong, winning record of 8-5-1 after 70 of 76 qualification rounds (the last 6 matches were cancelled due to imminent snowfall).

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2018-03-12 CENTRAL VIRGINIA DISTRICT

The Phantom Mentalists competed at the Central Virginia District Event hosted by Deep Run High School (home of the Blue Cheese, FRC 1086).  After fine-tuning our robot, we got to work perfecting our scoring using the Exchange to load POWER CUBEs into the alliance's Vault and control of the Scale.  We had a great showing and finished qualifications just outside the finals.

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2016-03-27 Central Virginia District Excellence in Engineering Award Winner

FRC 2016 Stronghold FieldThe Phantom Mentalists advanced to the quarter finals as captain of the 8th seeded alliance at the Central Virginia District Event.  We were joined in our quest by Titan Robotics (Team 539) and Epsilon Delta (Team 116).  Our articulating suspension was the deciding factor fo

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2012-03-17 Phoebus Mentalists Advance to Semi-Finals at FRC Virginia Regional

FIRST FRC Team 1895 (Lamda Corps) and Team 1418 (Vae Victis) picked the Phantom Mentalists (Phoebus High School, FRC Team 2028) as their alliance partner for the Virginia Regional finals!  The 1895, 1418, 2028 alliance advanced to the Virginia Regional semifinal round.

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2012-03-09 Phoebus High School Wins Xerox Creativity Award at FRC Chesapeake Regional

FRC 2012 Creativity AwardThe Phantom Mentalists, the Phoebus High School Robotics Team, has won the Xerox Creativity Award for the design of our basketball shooting mechanism at the Chesapeake Regional FIRST Robotics Competition! With 63 teams competing, there were only two engineering awards presented at the tournament!According to teacher/coordinator Don William, the team won for

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