Persuaded
by a female FRC Coach to join his
St. Louis high school’s team after a
broken leg kept him from completing
his freshman football season
Maintained
“A” average; cared for a family member
with cancer; motivated classmates to
attend science classes across town;
co-captained his FRC team
Created
FLL mentoring program in his
hometown; developed FLL teams
at six middle schools; named to
FIRST
Dean’s List
inspiration
ata
glance
The Challenge »
Three-team Alliances
scored points by
shooting basketballs
through multi-level hoops
during matches of two
minutes and 15 seconds.
Teams with robots
balanced on bridges
at match end were
awarded bonus points.
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Accomplishments »
59,000 high-school
students on 2,343 teams
from 12 countries; eligible
for nearly $15 million in
college scholarships
from 154 providers
Competitions »
69 Regional events
and District Competitions;
FRC Championship
in St. Louis
Noteworthy »
The season kicked off with video
greetings from Stephen Colbert,
former Presidents George W. Bush
and Bill Clinton, will.i.am, and
other celebrities
Luther Banner
FRC Alumnus; Freshman, MIT
Luther
Banner
Grades 9-12
2012
2,343
2,072
2011
1,808
2010
1,683
2009
1,501
2008
1,307
2 07
1,133
2006
991
2005
927
2004
642
2002
372
2000
94
1996
1992
28
YEAR
Teams
2012
2,343
2,072
2011
1,808
2 10
1,683
2009
1,501
20 8
1,307
2007
1,133
2006
YEAR
Teams
Team
Growth
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