FRC Team 2898

The Flying Hedgehogs

2898 alt logo

About Us

Who are the Hedgehogs?

Housed at the Capital Center in Beaverton, students from other schools inside are invited to participate. In the middle of september 2898's club season starts. During club season, meetings occur on Wednesdays from 3 PM to 6 PM. Club Season allows students to learn basic robot building skills in a low pressure environment before the stress of Build Season.


What is FIRST Robotics?

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is an organization which provides three levels of robotics competition for students aged 7-18. Along with teaching practical skills in STEM and business related areas, FIRST promotes the affective needs of students coining phrases such as "Gracious Professionalism" and "Co-opertition." The FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) is the highest level of robotics competition that FIRST offers. Students have 6 weeks to design and build a fully functioning robot, weighing approximately 120 pounds. You can read more at the First Website.