The 2012 FRC competition has gone morning time! Two local Portland stations have met with the teams in the lead up to regionals.
On Tuesday, February 28, AMNW’s Janice Bangs interviewed Westview’s 1510 team to get a history of last year’s competition and a preview into this year’s Rebound Rumble. The AMNW segment included broll from previous competitions and promoted the upcoming regionals competition on March 9 & 10. View the Hoop-Tastic Robots segment here.
Wednesday, February 15, KPTV’s Good Day Oregon’s On the Go with Joe met up with three teams for a preview of the March 9-10 FRC competition at the Memorial Coliseum. Over five segments and 20 minutes of coverage, Joe interview Deb Mumm-Hill about the program goals, members of the ScotsBots, Bowtie Brigade and WestView High School teams, and conducted a shoot off between all three teams. The segments aired between 5:50a.m. and 8:45a.m and included more than 20 minutes of airtime. In the final segment, Joe tried his own luck at outscoring the BowTie Brigade’s robot. Check out the segment here.
See you at the Competition!