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January 22, 2020

We are now on our third week of regular meetings and are starting to develop our prototype! After hours of brainstorming, potential designs are now being created and tested. Now that we have most of our materials we are eager to lock in a final design and begin work on...

January 23, 2019

The 2019 season is well under way! 

          This season's challenges have been well received by our team and the build has commenced. While this year poses some difficult obstacles, we are confident in our ability to overcome this year's game with the mechanisms we ha...

April 20, 2018

We wrapped up this year's stress with more stress.  We did our best in competition, but on the second day of matches something happened.  In our first round of the day and accident lead to us losing our arm on Comrade.   The team worked hard to find a way to fix it, bu...

February 27, 2018

 We had a very tight schedule for our last two days of build.  We were hit with an ice storm and had to pack up shop at 7 p.m. and were unable to come in on the final build day.   Our team underwent a ton of stress.  Our core members in build, programming, and electron...

February 19, 2018

 The scrimmage has come and gone.  It was fun seeing what other teams came up with and their strategies.  We learned a lot about our robot this Sunday.  There were some small mistakes that were easy to fix, and some large ones that caused us to pack it up early and com...

February 19, 2018

We spent two days driving the robot in our school's library.  There were some lessons to learn and some things to fix.   Breaking and rebuilding is standard in robotics. 

We got our shirts Friday and we're very pleased with them.

February 15, 2018

 this week started a little hectic.  Our main actuator that lifts our arm up and down broke multiple times during drive practice.  Thanks to our programmers, we now have a programmed code that will keep the actuator from overextending and breaking.   


February 10, 2018

We spent this week finishing off building the robot.We received an order of pool noodles for bumpers which lead to bumpers getting done. Electronics were mounted and cameras were put in place.  There was some problem solving on our arm which lead to minor adjustments....

February 3, 2018

Two more week s are left, but we hope to be done by next Monday- the 14- so we are ready and have practice time before the Week Zero Scrimmage at Aquinas High School on February 18.

This week we successfully mounted the grabber to the arm and mounted the arm to the robo...

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Welcome to the Topperbotics website! We are the FIRST Robotics Team at Onalaska High School.  Check out all the pictures of our shenanigans throughout the season, check out our sponsors (and their websites too), or contact the team to learn more about what we do.  We have a passion for FIRST and we can't wait to share it with you!

Upcoming events
February 15-16- Scrimmage at Hokah HS