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Triple Helix 2363 @MenchvilleRobot Newport News, VA, USA

We are Triple Helix, the robotics team at Menchville HS. We compete in the FIRST Robotics Competition as Team 2363. It's in our genes!

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Thank you @nnpsstem for hooking us up with these awesome rivet tools! https://t.co/VLb6O5VMHM
3/6
2020
WOW, thanks @FRC467 for the shirts and lanyards! We hope your build season is going super well! https://t.co/0HVjpotpaW
1/31
2020
I published a Thing on @thingiverse! https://t.co/lSSMKzWbbV #thingalertI published a Thing on @thingiverse! https://t.co/0BJGARQ5D6 #thingalertShoutout to new sponsor @americanmuscle - glad to have you on board the team!
1/30
2019
@Hertz Can you please change the formatting of this listing of fees in your quote emails? Our high school competiti… https://t.co/CCtxDZx7fW
4/23
2018
Tonight is our last meeting of 2018! Looking forward to building awesome friendships (and robots) in 2019. https://t.co/2sq0m9Vcz5
12/18
2018
Adding this vent fan to our 80-watt CNC laser cutter made it even cooler than it was before, but it was real exhaus… https://t.co/NB4Qqk4PuF
12/17
2018
As a result of a special collaboration with @nasaknights the Peninsula STEM Gym is now stocked with all the materia… https://t.co/ED7XJyRqsY
12/16
2018
@MenchvilleHS Very cool!Our dedicated programming chassis needed a new set of bumpers for accurate testing, so we got it done! https://t.co/vrrbYyM8dy
12/14
2018
Triple Helix thanks our long-time sponsor, @Boeing! Thank you for your continued generous support of our team!… https://t.co/WZyqJmkUgZWhen the awesome forces of @MenchvilleRobot and @nnpstv come together, the results will be EPIC! #MenchvilleFamhttps://t.co/mCH3rX1zO8
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12/13
2018
With 2 final videos published last week, Triple Helix has completed our "2363 builds a drivetrain" video series! https://t.co/tfgjiGu1nu
12/11
2018
Thank you to Mr. Ray Price of @nnpstv for all your help with filming interviews of our students, mentors, and alumn… https://t.co/LZTVXpmRI7
12/10
2018
Filming of our 2019 Chairman's Award video is underway! https://t.co/sN7LMr9ryR
12/9
2018
On this day last season: we finished building a dedicated programming robot, and we attached the first two plaques… https://t.co/NdcHrJfzA1
12/8
2018
Best of luck to @HeritageHS_STEM FTC team 10570 as you compete tomorrow at the @FIRSTChesapeake FTC Newport News Qu… https://t.co/6W7e1bJvol
12/7
2018
Triple Helix is a proud recipient of a Best Buy Community Grant this season! #ThankYouThursday https://t.co/MU6kRK9H7Q
12/6
2018
The STEM Gym for robot workouts is coming along nicely! Coach @nlaverdur, all of our mentors, and all of our… https://t.co/XouCDAC9r1
Retweeted by Triple Helix 2363We've tried briefcases and backpacks in previous seasons, but this season our laptops will live in these sleeves! https://t.co/azB34qzc96
12/5
2018
Big congratulations to our friends the Waffle Bunnies, 2nd place Champions at the FLL Virginia State Tournament this weekend!
12/3
2018
Thanks AndyMark, Inc.! We used your Product Donation Voucher to cover a second battery charger and a Cross The Roa… https://t.co/9jCjn09ld5Thanks @andymarkinc! We used your Product Donation Voucher to cover a second battery charger and a Battery Beak fo… https://t.co/M2ygpEJ1F8
12/2
2018
Best of luck to all our friends competing tomorrow at @VADCFLL State Tournament at @JMU, especially the Hines MS Sp… https://t.co/eLJ2yXF3LyTriple Helix published two technical whitepapers this week! You can check them out here: https://t.co/1rDERsCZdU https://t.co/qxGljuIQo3
11/30
2018
Triple Helix wishes to share our appreciation of our major sponsor @TEConnectivity! #ThankYouThursday https://t.co/HX6gMf87Ti
11/29
2018
We've added a new page to our website to explain our two locations: the Workshop and the STEM Gym!… https://t.co/oaxB9JGxJG
11/28
2018
Triple Helix hoodie sweatshirts now available in the IIF store! https://t.co/hSbEqjvboX https://t.co/LAOt2xfKb2
11/27
2018
We've updated our publications site to include our Chairman's Award videos from the past 3 seasons!… https://t.co/6oy8NU3uST
11/26
2018
Missed the Open House of the Peninsula STEM Gym? This Wednesday at 7pm, come check out the space during Woodshop W… https://t.co/kEfJI0PSMo
11/25
2018
Last fall our students came up with the idea of producing a series of instructional videos. These would teach our i… https://t.co/DGXd4Ih0qf
5/12
2018
Congrats to @MenchvilleRobot 2363 on earning the Chairman’s Award at FIRST Chesapeake District Competition in Ports… https://t.co/K6F11mubmj
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4/3
2018
Some cool Misc shots of Mechanical+Electrical taken throughout the Build Weeks! https://t.co/NKYIh8TJkX
2/17
2018
Triple Helix thanks Community Knights, Inc. for their incredible support! Their generous December grant has... https://t.co/JaemjSAgj1
2/2
2017
2nd place! Great job team!Heading to the finals!Moving on to the semifinals!The team was the 1st pick of the 2nd place alliance. Just won our first quarterfinal match.The team was up bright and early this morning preparing for an exciting day of off season competition at... https://t.co/TJtMYUNXT2
10/21
2017
Triple Helix visited FRC 122 the NASA Knights last night to share the lessons we've learned about building... https://t.co/o3JRJV2l3d
10/13
2017
The team is getting ready for an exciting day at CNU STEM day. Stop by and see us !
5/20
2017
This summer, you can build and program robots alongside students and mentors of the award-winning Menchville High... https://t.co/QV5sm1EONO
5/7
2017
Tomorrow we will be at the Hampton Roads Mini Maker Faire from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. at the Hampton Roads... https://t.co/5CLt3s5PCw
5/5
2017
Everyone is home exhausted but excited about our trip! It was a great end to a wonderful season!
4/30
2017
Pits empty and Iota is ready to go home #omgrobots #FIRSTChamp #frcarc https://t.co/3W9PfJdIHeWe lost by 3 points in the 3rd match of the semifinals. It has been a great competition!Getting ready for semifinals with @Team2337 @team2611 and team 222 tigertrons #frcarc #FirstChampsWe won our first two quarterfinal matches! Moving on to the semifinals!!#frcarc gotta love autocorrect https://t.co/nXYvUfT0c2Our alliance is complete with 2611, 2337, & 222! Let's rock archimedes! #frc archive #FIRSTChamp #firststeamworksJust got picked for 4th alliance in archimedes with 2611 and 2337! #frc archive #FIRSTChampWe were just selected as the 2nd pick of the 4th alliance for the Archimedes Division! On to the elimination matches!
4/29
2017
Having a great time in St. Louis. 2 wins and 3 losses so far which puts us in 45th. 5 more matches tomorrow.... https://t.co/lFfcooDkLY1st match about to start at FIRST FRC championship in St Louis! https://t.co/AQd0cTxxjh
4/27
2017
Doing a little window shopping with the robot.Our Lego mini segway bot Bart helping out at SAGE expo at Patrick Henry mall #omgrobots https://t.co/CJK9P4VhiZPromoting FIRST at SAGE event at Patrick Henry mall! https://t.co/AFI9f4c2lWOur robot, Genome Iota, is busy traveling to St. Louis so the team will have the practice robot at Patrick Henry... https://t.co/KFn1hpyK8k
4/15
2017
We are heading to St. Louis for the World Championship at the end of the month!We won the Gracious Professionalism Award!It was an amazing run @team1885 @MenchvilleRobot and @FIRSTteam449. Congrats @384Sparky, Aluminati & Bionic Eagles, First Chesapeake Champs
Retweeted by Triple Helix 2363Wow! Congratulations to @384Sparky , @team5279 and 6334. Exellent play by @MenchvilleRobot @team1885 and… https://t.co/BqPLZ19hrD
Retweeted by Triple Helix 2363ILITE played a hard-fought final, but congrats to the winning alliance. Thank you to @MenchvilleRobot and @FIRSTteam449!
Retweeted by Triple Helix 2363Lost in the finals but had a great day!Made it to finals!! Getting ready to start the first match!Triple Helix ended the qualification matches in 9th place. We were the first pick of the 4th alliance led by... https://t.co/zwqitIVH4s
4/8
2017
Triple Helix takes first place and the Chairman's Award!! Special thanks to Sadie, Sam, and Aaron for all of... https://t.co/VDMPXGnbm1We just won in the 2nd match of the final!! Thank you to our friends at Blackwater Robotics FIRST Team 1610 and FRC 1793 Norview Robotics!Moving on to the finals!Moving on to the semifinals!The team was the first pick of the #1 alliance headed by our great friends at Blackwater Robotics FIRST Team... https://t.co/6IgQzn16dkThe team finished 5th yesterday at the Hampton Roads District Event. Looking forward to another great day of... https://t.co/ywionfo4XN
3/19
2017
Just set up laptop to record, left it for 5 minutes and come back to this. https://t.co/hqjNYZdHMVAll set to record field video to laptop at FIRST FRC Hampton roads event #frcvapor and Windows 10 decides a restart is needed :(
3/18
2017
Getting everything set up for the competition tomorrow at Churchland High School. Hope to see you there!
3/17
2017
The team is enjoying a night volunteering at one of our sponsors, The Junior Women's Club of Hilton Village.
3/12
2017
This has been an exciting week for Triple Helix as we attended the Northern Virginia FRC district event, in which... https://t.co/FmJd86KWoc
3/11
2017
@frc1086 as you guys would say, it's all gouda ;)Gracious Professionalism Award!Lost in the finals! Really proud of our performance this weekend!OMG! Just tied in Final match at Northern Virginia Regional event! TIEBREAKER! GO RED! #VIRGINAFIRST #VAHAY #FIRSTSTEAMWORKS #OMGROBOTSWon semifinal tiebreaker, we were on the edges of our seats the whole time. #VIRGINAFIRST #VAHAY #FIRSTSTEAMWORKS #OMGROBOTSJust won the tie breaker! Headed to finals!Won 1st semi by 5 lost 2nd by 10. Nail biter tiebreaker now! #VirginaFIRST #vahay #firststeamworks #omgrobotsHeaded to the semis!!We were the 1st pick of the 4th alliance! Elimination matches start in 15 minutes.Just finished our last qualification match. We won! Currently in 7th.Triple climb and another win!!Reaching for success at Northern Virginia Regional event! #FIRSTCHESNOVA @FIRSTChesapeake #vahay #firststeamworkshttps://t.co/mUlpAtXnc4Jumping for success at Northern Virginia Regional event #FIRSTCHESNOVA @FIRSTChesapeake #vahay #VirginaFIRSThttps://t.co/OERCa9eeHj#FIRSTchesNOVA @FIRSTChesapeake waiting in the queue. https://t.co/mvrEgUl2ZmGreat start to the day, scored 330 to win with 623 and 1731 at #vahay. #VirginaFIRST #firststeamworks #omgrobotsFirst match of the day done. We won and set the new high score for the event!!Matches starting now at Northern Virginia Regional event! SO EXCITED! #VIRGINAFIRST #VAHAY #firststeamworks #omgrobotsRanked 12 after 7 matches at Northern Virginia Regional event. Found and fixed a lot of issues, feeling pretty good! #VirginaFIRST #vahay
3/5
2017
3 matches done. Two wins and one loss. Currently in 8th place. @MenchvilleRobot meant our 1st match, was 3rd qual match. #VirginaFIRST #vahay #firststeamworksWow 1st qual match scores were highest in Virginia region for both red and blue teams! EXCELLENT COMPETITORS! #VirginaFIRST #vahayJust made the high score of the day so far in the replay of our first match!
3/4
2017

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