Author: Abigail Rehard

Supporting future STEM standouts!

2024-2025 Season is around the corner!

2024 Season is around the corner! Save your calendars for September 7th, 2024, Kickoff of INTO THE DEEP℠ presented by RTX. FIRST Tech Challenge teams will dive their robots into the depths of the ocean to explore the unknown and reveal its wonders. Registration opens soon!

Congratulations to our Volunteers of the Year!

Congratulations to Ken Wah, SoCal FTC Committee Member, in receiving the Volunteer of the Year for Los Angeles FRC! He was instrumental in establishing the sponsorship with XYZ Printing where all of our FTC teams received a 3D printer!

Congratulations to Patrick Brophy, the winner of the SoCal FTC Volunteer …

SoCal FTC Championship – Lost and Found


If you lost an item at Championship this past weekend, please call Brian Bugert (626-905-1261). We will hold the lost and found tub at Brian’s house in Monrovia until March 29th. You will need to make arrangements with Brian to pick up your items from his house. After …

Commemorative Champs T-shirts!

Commemorative Champs T-shirts! Do you want to order a shirt from today’s championship event? Go here to purchase: Fine Designs – Official Event Apparel

Robotics Assistant job opportunity at Marlborough High School

Are you an FTC alumni looking for a part time position teaching high schoolers life skills through building robots? See Job Opportunity attached.


Leagues B and O1 (Saturday 1/27) and Leagues A2 and W (Sunday 1/28) are the first to play. See when your Compass, Promote and Engineering Portfolio are due here:
Check here for your Welcome Letter and details for the day:

SoCal FTC Qualifier Tournaments starts next week!

Teams – Tournament play is coming soon! Our first events are January 27th at Diamond Bar HS for Leagues B and O1, and on Jan 28th for Leagues A2 and W. Check here for your Welcome Letters:

Each of you are invited to one of the 7 …

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarships!

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarships opened today. Due April 1st. There’s money for College and Vocational school.

Volunteers for Upcoming ILTs


Tournament play starts in late January! All teams are invited to an event. See here:

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS! It takes 75 people to run the event, and we need 2 volunteers from each team to have a successful day. In the trained roles – referee, inspector, scorekeeper …

Tournament Changes

Tournament Changes! ILT #1, Jan 27 at Diamond Bar will now host Leagues B and O1. ILT #7, Feb 24 at Fountain Valley will now host Leagues O2 and G. All other assignments stay the same. This adjustment was made to assure each ILT has +21 teams each and will …