Awards

Each year, FIRST Robotics awards teams for outstanding performance in different categories. These include everything from robot design to team spirit. FIRST also has awards for specific individuals on a team. Teams can even create their own awards, which they give to fellow teams in order to appreciate or highlight a certain performance or quality. Below are the awards given to our team at various competitions and regional events.

Regional/Competition Awards:

  • 1st Place – (FIRST/MSHSL State Championship 2015)
  • 2nd Place Einstein Mass – (FIRST World Championship 2015)
  • 1st Place Hopper Division – (FIRST World Championship 2015)
  • Regional Chairman’s Award – (Northern Lights Regional 2015)
  • 2nd Place – (Northern Lights Regional 2015)
  • Team Spirit Award – (Northern Lights Regional 2015)
  • 2nd Place – (Gitchi Gummi Get Together 2014)
  • Team Spirit Award – (Northern Lights Regional 2014)
  • 1st Place – (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Safety Recognition Hard Hat Pin – (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Excellence in Engineering Award – Sponsored by Delphi (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Safety Recognition Hard Hat Pin – (Northern Lights Regional 2013)
  • Excellence in Engineering Award – Sponsored by Delphi (Northern Lights Regional 2013)
  • Gracious Professionalism Award – (Minne-Mini Competition 2012)
  • Safety- (Northern Lights Regonal 2012)
  • Finalist – (Minne-Mini Regional 2012)
  • 2nd Place – MN State Fair Robotics Exhibition (Summer 2012)
  • 1st Place – North Star Regional, Minneapolis, MN (North Star Regional 2012)
  • Quality Award – Sponsored by Motorola (2012)
  • 1st Place – Lake Superior Regional, Duluth, MN (Lake Superior Regional 2011)
  • 2nd Place – North Star Regional, Minneapolis, MN (North Star Regional 2011)
  • Innovation Control Design Award – Sponsored by Rockwell Automation (2011)
  • Excellence in Engineering  Award – Sponsored by Delphi (2011)
  • Excellence in Arts and Science Award – St. Louis County Commissioners (2011)
  • Industrial Design Award – Sponsored by General Motors (2010)

Individual Awards:

  • Anna Karas: Dean’s List Award Finalist – (Northern Lights Regional 2015)
  • Tim Velner: Woodie Flowers Award – (Northern Lights Regional 2015)
  • Phil Norris: Woodie Flowers Award – (Northern Lights Regional 2014)
  • Anna Karas: Star of the Day (for safety) – (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Kirsi Kuutti: Dean’s List Award Finalist – (Northern Lights Regional 2013)

Peer Awards:

  • Wildstang “WoW” Award – Wildstang, Team 111 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Team Spirit Award – Oriole Assault, Team 1091 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • King Pwn Award– Pwnage, Team 2451 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Friendliest Competitor Award – Sultans of Turkiye, Team 2905 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Efficiency Simplicity Award – Bearbotics, Team 2358 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Top Gun Award – Gear it Forward, Team 2338 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Stark and Wayne Award – Ultimate Protection Squad, Team 1675 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Chuck Norris Award – Ctrl-Z, Team 4096 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • High Flyer Award – Winnovation, Team 1625 (Midwest Regional 2013)
  • Light Bulb Award – Blue Twilight, Team 2220 (Lake Superior Regional 2011)
  • Golden Slinky Award – Green Machine, Team 1816 (Lake Superior Regional 2011)

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