About Us

Trial and Error Robotics is a community-based FTC robotics team in Vicksburg, MS. Our members come from grades 7-12. We are not affiliated with any school, so our members come from a diverse background. We have been invited to State-level competition every year since the team’s formation in 2014, and have collected a myriad of…

We’re going to state!

We’re going to STATE! On Saturday, January 21st, we at Trial and Error Robotics secured our golden ticket to the Mississippi FTC State Championship. This competition was our third and final qualifier of the season hosted by FTC Team #12390, Robotic Raiders in Meridian, MS. We look forward to competing in the Mississippi FTC State…

Bogue Chitto Qualifier!

On January 14th, Trial and Error Robotics participated in our second qualifier of the season hosted by FTC Team #6273 Technocats in Bogue Chitto, MS where we competed in 6 matches against 8 different teams from across the state. The day began with a rocky start after we left our engineering portfolio at our meeting…

Alumni Update: Trevor Robinson

Trevor Robinson is an Alumni of Trial and Error Robotics who participated as a member of the build team during his three years on the team. After graduating in 2021, Trevor translated his experience with 3-D printing and industrial design that he gained on the team into his hobbies and eventually a student internship at…

Alumni Update: Gray Weaver

Gray Weaver is an alumni of Trial and Error Robotics, currently serving as an Americorps NCCC corps member in Washington state. Gray participated in the FTC program on Trial and Error for five years as a programmer. During the 2021-2022 Freight Frenzy season, Gray served as a one-man army being the sole programmer on our…

First Qualifier of the Season!

On December 3rd, Trial and Error Robotics attended our first qualifier of the 2022-2023 Power Play season hosted by Team #6302 Odyssey at Hartfield Academy in Flowood MS. During the competition, we interacted with and competed in alliances alongside ten other teams from across the state. Since our team’s roster boasts many members new to…