Team SPORK: FIRST Robotics Team 3196



2010 NC Regional
  • Rookie All-Star
  • Best Website
2011 Palmetto Regional
  • Imagery Award
2011 NC Regional
  • Creativity Award Sponsored by Xerox
2012 NC Regional
  • Engineering Inspiration Award
  • Dean's List Finalist
2012 World Championships
  • Dean's List Winner
2012 Website
  • Website Excellence Award

Our Sponsors

Best Web Site Award - 2010 NC Regional composed by hand in valid HTML 5. Best Web Site Award - 2010 NC Regional

The Juniors:


  • Alex B
  • Andy T
  • John Luke L
  • Ryan P
  • Taylor F


  • Taylor F
  • John Luke L
  • Ryan P


  • Conor A
  • MacKenzie S
  • Ryan P
  • John luke L

Future Majors and Careers

Psychology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Science/Math, English, Polticical Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Graphics/Animation, Industrial Engineering, Packaging Engineering/Paper Sciences, Chemistry/Math, Biophysics, Biology, Mechanics, Industrial Technologies

We joined to:

  • Gain insight in the engineering world and develop new skills
  • Learn how to animate in Maya, 3ds Max, and/or Mudbox
  • Learn about the electronics of the robotics
  • Get to know the team better and make a fantasic robot
  • Have an expirence that will help shape my future
  • Learn leadership and business skills
  • Bulid a facter and more reliable robot
  • Train new students to guarantee team sustainability
  • Practice real engineering and entrepreneurial business
  • Learn LabVIEW
  • Improve website content and design
  • Encourage younger students to become excited about gaining skills in STEM areas
  • Learn Creo
  • Become more unified as a team and have more productivity from everyone
  • Be part of the team
  • Learn to take instruction, and discover new potential I carry
  • Further my participation in Team SPORK
  • Expand current website building skills and better learn how to animate

Individual Awards

NCWIT: Diana was named a National Runner-up for the 2011-12 Award for Aspirations in Computing by the National Center for Women & Information Technology. She learned of this organization through FIRST.

NCWIT Aspirations for Computing Recognition

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