Meet the robots

SPOILER ALERT: Match results ahead. Do not click any robot link unless you wish to reveal the ongoing match results for the 2020 BattleBots Season.

Big Dill (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Big Dill Builder: Emmanuel Carrillo Type: Lifter Job: Industrial Designer Team: Team Food Fight Emmanuel Carrillo, Trent Wilson, Ryan Lau Years competing: 4 Years Hometown: Seattle, WA Favorite tool: Pilot Hi-Tec-C 03 Gel Ball Point Pen Sponsors: SendCutSend BotKits Team Malice Favorite robot: Mars Sojourner Rover Website: facebook.com/teamfoodfight instagram.com/teamfoodfight Interesting…

Black Dragon (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot:  Black Dragon Builder:  Gabriel Gomes Type:  Egg Beater Spinner Job:  Engineering student Team:  Team Uai!rrior of Robotics Gabriel Gomes, Tarcisio Rezende, João Marcos, Moises Araujo, Mateus Cintra, Nicholas Santana, Felipe Duarte, Vinicius Malaquias. Years competing:  20 years Hometown:  Itajubá, Minas Gerais, Brazil Favorite tool:  Ratchet Wrench and multimeter Sponsors: MaxAmps…

Blacksmith (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Blacksmith Builder: AL Kindle Type: Power Hammer Job: Electro-Mechanical Technician Team: HFA Al Kindle, Alan Young, John Wolan, James Iocca, Kyle Singer, Earl Pancoast Years competing: 26 years Hometown: Edison, NJ Favorite tool: Hammer Sponsors: Nuclear Blast Records Antylia Scientific Kloeckner Metals Cyber City Circuits NPC Robotics Jet Precision Metal…

Blade (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Blade Builder: Cheog Gyu Hwang Type: Bar spinner (horizontal) Job: Mechanical engineer, Robot designer Team: Team ORBY CheogGyu Hwang, Sangeun Ju, Chahyun Hwang, Hochan Son, Dali Son Years competing: Rookie Hometown: Seoul, Korea Favorite tool: Impact driver Sponsors: Favorite robot: Samsung Bot Handy Website: teamorby.com facebook.com/TeamORBY instagram.com/TeamORBY youtube.com/TeamORBY Interesting fact:…

Blip (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Blip Builder: Aren Hill Type: Launcher Job: Medical Device Engineer Team: Seems Reasonable Aren Hill, Bryan Culver, Katie Widen, Erica Chin, James Doherty, Zach Marks, Will Stanley, Steven Silverman, Alex Grant, Ginger Schmidt, Dillon Carey, David Mintz, Brian Silverman, Jason Weihman, Alec Kochis, Max Chang, Sean Doherty, Sue Doherty, Kristine…

Bloodsport (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Bloodsport Builder: Justin Marple Type: Bar spinner (horizontal) Job: Software Engineer Team: Bots ‘n’ Stuff Robotics Justin Marple, Nik Buchholz, Andrew Marple, Matt Marple, Rosa Ruiz, Jordan Kiesel, Seth Schaffer, Claus Buchholz, Aaron Lucas, Katie Mumford, Owen Marshall Years competing: 3 years Hometown: Cambridge MA Favorite tool: The Giant Wrench…

Captain Shrederator (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Captain Shrederator Builder: Brian Nave Type: Full Bodied Spinner Job: Retired Electrical Engineer Team: Team LOGICOM Brian Nave, Nick Nave, Jonothan LaPlain, Brian Hauch, Geno Esposito, Christopher Nave, Ken Bryant Years competing: 21 years Hometown: Ormond Beach, FL Favorite tool: 3D Printer Sponsors: Sendcutsend Ameritech Die & Mold Maytech LOGICOM…

Claw Viper (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Claw Viper Builder: Kevin Milczewski Type: Grappler Job: Senior Software Engineer Team: Team Bad Ideas Kevin Milczewski, Brian Adamson, Dan Bostian, Mike Thompson Years competing: 2 years Hometown: Seattle, WA Favorite tool: Die Grinder Sponsors: Computer Aided Technology Modica Favorite robot: Sonny Website: facebook.com/clawviperbb Interesting fact: Claw Viper has a…

Cobalt (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Cobalt Builder: John Mladenik Type: Disc spinner (vertical) Job: Design, Build, fund, organize, drive Team: Robotic Death Company John Mladenik, Mike Lindberg, Brent Rieker, Matt Maxham, Wendy Maxham, Micha Chewy Lebowitz, Camden Wallraff, Liz Mladenik, Melissa Mladenik, Carol Williams, Blair Lindberg Years competing: 20 years Hometown: Oceanside, CA Favorite tool:…

Copperhead (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Copperhead Builder: Robert and Kimberly Cowan Type: Drum spinner Job: Vice President (Robert), Plant Manager (Kimberly) Team: Caustic Creations Robert Cowan, Kimberly Cowan, Luke Quintal, Chad New, Micah Spinelli, Brad Henkel, Cuddles Years competing: 6 years Hometown: Erie, CO Favorite tool: Avid CNC Pro 4848 CNC Router OF COURSE! Sponsors:…

Deadlift (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Deadlift Builder: Ryan Shulski Type: Grappler Job: President of RS Makers LLC Team: RoboGym Robotics Ryan Shulski, Dan Tisza, Michael Rouse, Matt Birkel, Alex Cuti Years competing: 8 years Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana Favorite tool: Angle Grinder Sponsors: Fictiv Gecko Robotics Nidec-Shimpo Favorite robot: Gonk Droid Website: facebook.com/robogymrobotics/ instagram.com/robogymrobotics Interesting fact:…

Deep Six (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Deep Six Builder: Dustin Esswein Type: Bar spinner (vertical) Job: Navy Diver Team: Team Overboard Dustin Esswein, Andrew Rossol, Andrew Burghgraef, Bradley Hanstad, Chris Haataja Years competing: 5 years Hometown: Norfolk, VA Favorite tool: Die grinder Sponsors: SendCutSend Henson Shaving Rocky Mountain Waterjet and Laser Wedge Industries Precision Manufacturing Maxamps…

Defender (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Defender Builder: Jason Vasquez Type: Lifter / Grappler Job: Mechanical Engineering Student at Cal State University Chico Team: Fast Electric Robots Jason Vasquez (Team Captain, Designer, Builder, Driver), Jeff Vasquez (Builder, Pit Crew), Matthew Vasquez (Builder, Pit Crew), Rob Masek (Pit Crew), Debbie Vasquez (Team Manager) Years competing: 10+ years…

Double Jeopardy (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Double Jeopardy Builder: Evan Woolley Type: Shooter Job: Vice President, Licensing at Acacia Research Group Team: Team Double Trouble Evan Woolley, Bryce Woolley, Bill Woolley Years competing: 3rd year in BattleBots, 20th year in combat robots Hometown: Irvine, California Favorite tool: Belt sander Sponsors: Kinetrol USA SERVO Magazine Action Star…

Dragon Slayer (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Dragon Slayer Builder: Jordan Neal Type: Bar spinner (vertical) Job: CNC Machinist Team: Wild Side Robotics Jordan Neal, Justin Kizer, Dylan Halsey, Josh Masseo Years competing: Rookie Hometown: Denton, Texas Favorite tool: HAAS VF-4 Sponsors: Halsey Manufacturing 23 Design Co. Dallas Airbrush FLX Technologies Texas Cigar Brothers Trinity Innovative Solutions…

DUCK! (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: DUCK! Builder: Hal Rucker Type: Fowl Language Job: Inventor Team: Team Black and Blue Hal Rucker, Kathy Rucker, Hannah Rucker, Julia Chernushevich, Dave Lyons, Piper Lyons Years competing: 20 years Hometown: Palo Alto Favorite tool: Xacto Knife Sponsors: Protolabs Favorite robot: Rosie Website: facebook.com/BlackandBlueRobotics Interesting fact: DUCK! for Season 6…

End Game (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: End Game Builder: Nick Mabey Type: Disc spinner (vertical) Job: Mechatronics Engineer Team: End Game Nick Mabey, Jack Barker, Shane de Rijk, Steven Barker, Christina Yu, Emma McMillan, Hammond Pearce Years competing: 4 years Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand Favorite tool: Blackmail Sponsors: University of Auckland Faculty of Engineering Serko Real…

Free Shipping (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Free Shipping Builder: Gary Gin Type: Lifter Job: Design Specialist Team: Team Special Delivery Gary Gin, Jim Yeh, Forrest Yeh, Roland Saekow, Michael Strange, Eric Gin Years competing: 20 years Hometown: San Leandro, CA Favorite tool: Machinist scribe Sponsors: Naylor Steel SendCutSend Kooart Studio Favorite robot: Dead Blow Website: facebook.com/freeshippingbot…

Fusion (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Fusion Builder: Reese Ewert Type: Bi-weapon Vert/Horizontal combo Job: Uddergun Sales and Service Team: Team Whyachi Robotics Reese Ewert, Luke Ewert, Pedro Vela, Rachel Trantow, Trevor Trantow, Richard Stuplich, Elizabeth Ewert, Terry Ewert Years competing: 2nd Year Driver, 19 years team member Hometown: Dorchester, Wisconsin Favorite tool: Oxy-fuel Torch Sponsors:…

Ghost Raptor (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot:  Ghost Raptor Builder:  Chuck Pitzer Type:  Bar spinner (horizontal) Job:  Drive, Build, Have Fun Team:  Raptor Chuck Pitzer, Eric Diehr, Anouk Wipprecht, Xo Wang, Sabri Sansoy Years competing:  21 years Hometown:  San Jose, CA Favorite tool:  Grinder Sponsors: PTC Onshape guardDog Mountain Vector Energy FormAlloy Cepton Favorite robot:  Deckard Website: …

Gigabyte (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Gigabyte Builder: John Mladenik Type: Full Bodied Spinner Job: Design, fund, organize, build, and drive Team: Robotic Death Company John Mladenik, Mike Lindberg, Brent Rieker, Matt Maxham, Wendy Maxham, Micha Chewy Lebowitz, Camden Wallraff, Liz Mladenik, Melissa Mladenik, Carol Williams, Blair Lindberg Years competing: 20 years Hometown: Oceanside, CA Favorite…

Glitch (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Glitch Builder: Kyle Miller Type: Bar spinner (vertical) Job: Mechanical Engineering Student Team: Combat Robotics at Berkeley Katie How, Ray Hufnagel, Roy Zhang, Yoonji Kwon, Andrei Dones, Andy Ngo, Andy Lin, Anna Hagiwara, Anthony Moody, Carl Matabang, Emma Guo, Helena Greebe, Henry Chen, Kaitlyn Lee, Karen Ting, Larry Zhao, Lauren…

Gruff (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Gruff Builder: Sam Mcamis Type: Lifter/Grappler + Torch Job: Teacher Team: Team Gruff Sam McAmis, Chuck Butler, Jeremy Butler, Jason Ryan, Marcello Mennone, Stephen Chapman, Hugh Savoldelli, Vinny McAmis Years competing: 12 years Hometown: Palm Harbor Favorite tool: Angle Grinder and Die Grinder Sponsors: Southern Manufacturing Technologies Magnum Companies Rich…

HiJinx (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: HiJinx Builder: Jen Herchenroeder Type: Bar spinner (horizontal) Job: Flight Test Engineer Team: Offbeat Robotics Jen Herchenroeder, Orion Beach, Chas Leichner, Madeline Hagan, Chestley Couch, Matthew Garrett, Paloma Juanita Fautley Years competing: 8 years Hometown: Oakland, CA Favorite tool: Multi-process welder Sponsors: Van Bebber Brothers Autodesk Fusion 360 P3D Creations…

HUGE (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: HUGE Builder: Jonathan Schultz Type: Bar spinner (vertical) Job: IoT Engineer Team: Team HUGE Jonathan Schultz, Peter Lombardo, Maddie Thumma, Garrett Santoline, Don Doerfler Years competing: 5 years Hometown: South Windsor, Connecticut Favorite tool: Right-Angle Impact Adapter Sponsors: Mouser Electronics TTI, Inc Favorite robot: Mr. Roboto Website: hugebattlebots.com facebook.com/BattleBotsHuge instagram.com/BattleBotsHuge…

Hydra (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Hydra Builder: Jake Ewert Type: Launcher Job: Villainous Driver/Builder Team: Team Whyachi Jake Ewert, Richard Dick Stuplich, Rachel Tiny Hands Stuplich Years competing: 20 years of hard work Hometown: Dorchester, WI Favorite tool: Fridge to keep the Watermelon Sugar cold Sponsors: UDDERGUN WESTAR MFG Favorite robot: Bender “does what he…

HyperShock (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: HyperShock Builder: Will Bales Type: Disc spinner (vertical) Job: Medical Device R&D Engineer Team: Team HyperShock Kyle Awner, Greg Bales, Will Bales, Kat Cochran, Derek Deville, Alexandra Kasper, Isaac Lubarsky, Gary Nguyen, Collin Royster, Natalie Royster, Connie Ryan Years competing: 17 years Hometown: Miami, FL Favorite tool: Milwaukee M18 FUEL…

Icewave (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Icewave Builder: Marc DeVidts Type: Bar spinner (horizontal) Job: Builder, Driver Team: Team Icewave Marc DeVidts, Angela Bamblett, Alex Espinosa, Jamie Price, Michael Turner, Michael Macht Years competing: 19 years Hometown: Burlingame, CA Favorite tool: CNC Mill Sponsors: Husqvarna Construction Products SolidWorks Double Robotics Favorite robot: Data (from Star Trek…

JackPot (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: JackPot Builder: Robert Stehn & Jeff Waters Type: Disc spinner (vertical) Job: Electronics Tech & Plumber/Pipefitter Team: Team VCR Jeff Waters, Robert Stehn, Shea Johns, Jason Woods, Lucas Grell Years competing: 2 years Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada Favorite tool: Giant Wrench (great for giant nuts) Sponsors: SendCutSend Kymera BrewGlitter Millennium…

Pardon My French (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot:  Pardon My French Builder:  Philippe Voyer Type:  Drum spinner Job:  CAD designer Team:  team OuiOui Philippe Voyer, Sean Lamothe Years competing:  4 years Hometown:  Riviere-du-Loup, Canada Favorite tool:  Laser cutter Sponsors: Premier tech Dogira Viel Tools Owobotics Fingertech robotics Favorite robot:  FANUC M-2000IA Website:  facebook.com/Team-OuiOui-Pardon-My-French Interesting fact: The captain is…

Jäger (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Jäger Builder: Ralf Schneider Type: Multibot Job: Supplier quality engineer Team: Team Jäger Ralf Schneider, Andy Russell, Cosmin Gorgovan, Jonas Fink, Charlie Dangerfield, Ed Hodges Years competing: Rookie Hometown: Gemünden, Germany Favorite tool: Drill press Sponsors: Fractory Sign It BTR Botparts Favorite robot: Guren Type 02 Website: facebook.com/jagerrobot Interesting fact:…

Kraken (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Kraken Builder: Matt Spurk Type: Crusher Job: Rocket Scientist (and lizard trainer) Team: CE Robots Sara Spurk, Cayden Spurk, Ethan Spurk, John Summers, Michael Spurk, Peggy Spurk, Todd Garrett Years competing: 20 years Hometown: Titusville, FL Favorite tool: Craig Danby Sponsors: Rental Tools Online Flash Steelworks 4Imprint SendCutSend NPC Robotics…

Lock Jaw (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Lock Jaw Builder: Donald Hutson Type: Disc spinner (vertical) Job: Robotics Team: Mutant Robots Paul Ferrell, chief mechanic #1; Reginald Wilson, chief mechanic #2; Walter Maksimow, mechanic #5; Allie Levy, head of marketing and admin; Johnny Medina, strategist and chief mechanic #3; Dylan Walter, simulation and mechanic #4 Years competing:…

Lucky (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Lucky Builder: Mark Demers Type: Launcher Job: Tech Industry, Sales, Marketing / BizDev Team: TKO Robotics Mark Demers, David Kennedy, Matt Bailey, Robert Frankovich, Tim Bayne, Mohan Gurunathan, Jeff Hayashida, Matt Olson, David Janssen, Anouk Janssen, Ben Hei Years competing: 20 years Hometown: Ottawa, Canada Favorite tool: Laser Cutter Sponsors:…

MaDCatTer (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: MaDCatTer Builder: Martin Mason Type: Disc spinner (vertical) Job: Professor of Engineering at Mt. San Antonio College Team: Bad Kitty Martin Mason, Calvin Iba, Allen Phuong, Ryan Lau, Thomas Thomas Years competing: 5 years Hometown: Pomona, CA Favorite tool: Electric Die Grinder Sponsors: Send Cut Send Mt. San Antonio College…

Malice (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Malice Builder: Adrian Bunny Sauriol Type: Horizontal Drumette Job: Applications Engineer at SendCutSend Team: Malice Bunny Sauriol, David Liaw, David Rush, David Small, Isaak Malers, Nick Dobrikov Years competing: 19 years Hometown: San Jose, CA Favorite tool: David Sponsors: SendCutSend Fremont Bank Printed Solid Southwest Waterjet Favorite robot: The original…

Mammoth (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Mammoth Builder: Ricky Willems Type: Rotary Lifter Job: Electrical Product Designer Team: Team Mammoth Ricky Willems, Anna Goodridge, Matt Bailey, Courtney Hollis, Brandon Young, Brice Farrell, Liz Chavarria, Thuong “Lou” Nguyen Years competing: 3 years Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland Favorite tool: Team-Designed Chain Joining Tool Sponsors: Emit Imaging Common Fibers SendCutSend…

Minotaur (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Minotaur Builder: Marco Antonio Meggiolaro Type: Drum spinner Job: Professor of Mechanical Engineering at PUC-Rio (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro) Team: RioBotz Marco Antonio Meggiolaro, Carlos Junior (Captain), Daniel Freitas, Matheus Amaral, Marcos Angeli, David Steagall, Vinicius Monteiro Years competing: 18 years Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil…

Overhaul (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Overhaul Builder: Charles Guan Type: Grappler Job: UAV Engineer Team: Equals Zero Robotics Charles Guan, Elizabeth Cao, Matthew Carroll, Paige Reiter, Alex Reiter, Fangzhou Yu, Scott Scheraga, Christine Lebaza, Kristin Zimmerman Years competing: 18 years Hometown: Atlanta, GA Favorite tool: Milwaukee M12 Grease Gun Sponsors: Big Blue Saw Markforged CERKL…

P1 (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: P1 Builder: Brandon Zalinsky Type: Lifter Job: Manufacturing & Mechanical Engineer Team: Aberrant Robotics Brandon Zalinsky, Sarah Pohorecky, Anthony D’Ambrosio, Luke Bittenbinder Years competing: 4 years Hometown: Hudson, NH Favorite tool: Claw Hammer Sponsors: NH Oil Undercoating SolidWorks SendCutSend LABMAN Automation Ltd Limitless Precision Machining LLC Favorite robot: Kryten Website:…

Pain Train (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Pain Train Builder: Evan Arias Type: Drum spinner Job: Driver Team: Team Shreddit Evan Arias, Gennadiy Katsman, Thy Phi, Anthony D’Ambrosio, Angel Vidal, Brandon Unger, Amanda Brickner, Drew Davis, Alessandra Mangialardo Years competing: 2 years Hometown: Staten Island, New York Favorite tool: Angle Grinder Sponsors: Norwalk Havoc Robot League SendCutSend…

Perfect Phoenix (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Perfect Phoenix Builder: Tyler Nguyen Type: Bar spinner (horizontal) Job: Professional Student Team: Perfect Phoenix Tyler Nguyen, Juli Johnson, Scottie Riddle Years competing: 7 years Hometown: Herndon, VA Favorite tool: hand drill Sponsors: Favorite robot: R2D2 Website: facebook.com/TylerNguyen09 Interesting fact: Tyler has more combat robot driving hours than people twice…

Rampage (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Rampage Builder: Melaina Knox, Daniel Knox Type: Disc spinner (vertical) Job: Manager Team: Team X Daniel Knox, Devin Knox, Christian Knox, Curtis Knox, Ethan Knox, Melaina Knox, George Knox Years competing: 6 years Hometown: Port St Joe, Florida Favorite tool: Power drill Sponsors: Favorite robot: R2-D2 Website: facebook.com/Rampage-BattleBot Interesting fact:…

Retrograde (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Retrograde Builder: Aaron Lucas Type: Undercutter + Lifter Job: Mechanical Engineer Team: Bots ‘n’ Stuff Aaron Lucas, Cameron Schiller, Daniel Bedrossian, Deanna Rice, Jonathan Huang, Justin Krutz, Katie Mumford, Michael Amoun, Robert Lyle, Seth Schaffer Years competing: Rookie Hometown: Venice, CA Favorite tool: Jack Stand Sponsors: Grady Group NTMA Machinist…

Ribbot (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Ribbot Builder: David Jin Type: Modular Job: Mechanical Engineer – Autonomous Vehicles Team: Team Ribbot David Jin, Nick Sorensen, Christian Cooper, Tim Bell, Andrew Mularoni, Zeke Andreassen, Alex Johnson, Lucas Buermeyer, Nick Hom, Hector the Frog Years competing: 3 years Hometown: Worcester, MA Favorite tool: KNIPEX Pliers Sponsors: Worcester Polytechnic…

Riptide (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Riptide Builder: Ethan Kurtz Type: Egg Beater Spinner Job: Mechanical Engineering Student Team: Break32 Ethan Kurtz, Nathaniel Greenberg, Stan Kurtz, Sid Prabhakaran, Brandon Frederick, Zach Rutten, Felix Jing Years competing: Rookie, 1st Season Hometown: Tarzana, CA Favorite tool: Generative and stress analysis software Sponsors: Favorite robot: Sonny from iRobot –…

ROTATOR (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: ROTATOR Builder: Victor Soto Type: Bar spinner (horizontal) Job: Robotics Systems Engineer Team: Team Revolution Victor Soto, Carl Gayle, Jordan Sangerman, Mark Palm, Ali Tariq Years competing: 20 years Hometown: Miami, FL Favorite tool: Solidworks Sponsors: Stryker Favorite robot: Metal Gear Rex Website: facebook.com/people/Rotator Interesting fact: I’ve done over 500…

Rusty (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Rusty Builder: David Eaton Type: Hammer Job: Everything Team: Team Iron Force David Eaton Years competing: 2 years Hometown: Antioch, IL Favorite tool: Loaders Sponsors: Send Cut Send Horizon Hobby Solidworks Hydro-Gear Siemag Tecberg Finnco Fabricating LLC Du-Bro RC IFM TMS Titanium DLE Engines Spektrum Altra Industrial Motion Dremel J.M….

SawBlaze (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: SawBlaze Builder: Jamison Go Type: Hammer Saw, Cutting Saw, Flamethrower Job: R&D Mechanical Engineer Team: Team SawBlaze Jacob Chesin, John Mayo, Lucy Du, Raymond Ma, Samantha Glassner, Shakti Shaligram, Stephanie Chesin Years competing: 17 years Hometown: Cambridge, MA Favorite tool: Vampliers, Screw Extraction Pliers Sponsors: Amorphology Desktop Metal SolidWorks Kloeckner…

Shatter! (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Shatter! Builder: Adam Wrigley Type: Hammer / Sword Job: Principal Mechanical Engineer at frog Team: BotsFC Adam Wrigley, Eric Wrigley, Paul Gancitano, Mary Chimenti Years competing: 3rd Season at Battlebots, 6th Year Fighting Heavyweights, 14th Year Building Combat Robots Hometown: Brooklyn, NY Favorite tool: Anti-Static Floor Mats Sponsors: Prismier TMS…

Skorpios (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Skorpios Builder: Zachary Lytle Type: Hammer Saw Job: President of Bot Bash Parties Team: Team Bot Bash Party Crew Zachary Lytle, Diana Tarlson, Dan Chatterton, Leslie Shafton, Ben Shafton, Shannon Tobin, Bennett Funk, Allan Cecil, Tony Woodward, Rob Wisecarver, Will Prater Years competing: I’ve competed 21 years total! Hometown: Moraga,…

Slammo! (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Slammo! Builder: Craig Danby Type: Grappler Job: fish cowboy Team: Team Danby Craig Danby, Randy Farmer, Jason Brown, Matt Edds, Mark Harrison, Corinne Danby, Chris Danby, Mike Jeffries Years competing: 25 years Hometown: Raleigh North Carolina Favorite tool: Mike Jeffries Sponsors: Chester Machine Tools Benchmark Abrasives Oshcut Favorite robot: Bombshell…

SMEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: SMEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE Builder: Joe Fabiani Type: Grappler Job: EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE Team: Team SMEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE Joe Fabiani, Mark Fabiani Years competing: EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE Hometown: New York, NY Favorite tool: EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE Sponsors: SendCutSend Polytek Plastics RobotMatter FreeRCHobby Favorite robot: EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE Website: smeeeee.shop facebook.com/SMEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE Interesting fact: EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

SubZero (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: SubZero Builder: Logan Davis Type: Flipper Job: Data Center Manager Team: TeamXD Logan Davis, Brady Davis, Brian Bray, Mitch Cerroni, David Baker Years competing: 20 years Hometown: Dallas, Texas Favorite tool: 1/2″ socket Sponsors: Send Cut Send Dallas Makerspace Favorite robot: MS-07B-3 Gouf Custom Website: teamxd.com facebook.com/SubZeroBattleBot facebook.com/spitfirebattlebots facebook.com/BattleBots.TeamXD Interesting…

Switchback (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Switchback Builder: Greg Needel Type: Articulated Drum Spinner Job: President & Co-founder of REV Robotics Team: Midnight Invention Greg Needel, Christina Needel, David Yanoshak, Amanda Morrison, Orion DeYoe, Gabby DeYoe, Frank Lima, Scotty Allen, Phil Luetchford, Parker Holloway, Wolf Thomas, Noah Santoni Years competing: Rookie Hometown: Dallas, TX Favorite tool:…

Tantrum (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Tantrum Builder: Alex Grant, Ginger Schmidt Type: Puncher Job: Mechanical Engineer (Alex), Engineering PhD Student (Ginger) Team: Seems Reasonable Alex Grant, Ginger Schmidt, Dillon Carey, David Mintz, Brian Silverman, Jason Weihman, Alec Kochis, Max Chang, Sean Doherty, Sue Doherty, Aren Hill, Bryan Culver, Katie Widen, Erica Chin, James Doherty, Zach…

Tombstone (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Tombstone Builder: Ray Billings Type: Bar spinner (horizontal) Job: Builder, Driver Team: Hardcore Robotics Ray Billings, Rick Russ, Justin Billings, Teri Billings, Brittney Billings, Lorna West, Kevin Benisi Years competing: 20+ Hometown: Placerville CA Favorite tool: Tormach PCNC 1100 Sponsors: NPC Robotics Printed Solid Pleasanton Trucking Inc. Throwdown Robotics Hardcore…

Uppercut (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Uppercut Builder: Alex Hattori Type: Puncher Job: Robotics Engineer Team: Team Uppercut Alex Hattori, Mason Massie, Jackson Gray, Austin Brown, Jeremy Germita, Tiffany Hattori, Linda Hattori, Aaron Sliski, Anna Zolnikov, Devansh Agrawal, Jen Curtiss, Jules Ferguson, Jared DiCarlo, Jonhenry Poss, Greg Xie, Saba Zerefa Years competing: 3 years Hometown: Cambridge,…

Valkyrie (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Valkyrie Builder: Leanne Cushing Type: Disc spinner (horizontal) Job: Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer Team: Team VALKYRIE / Questionable Designs Alexander Crease, Leanne Cushing, Lucas Ewing, Amanda Fowler, Daniel Gonzalez, Frederick Moore, Bradley Roan Years competing: 5 years Hometown: Somerville, MA Favorite tool: Handheld angle grinder Sponsors: TE Connectivity Autodesk Fusion…

Whiplash (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Whiplash Builder: Matthew Vasquez Type: Articulated Lifter / Vertical Disc Spinner Job: Electromechanical Engineering Student at Cal Poly Pomona Team: Fast Electric Robots Matthew Vasquez (Team Captain, Designer, Builder, and Driver), Jeff Vasquez (Builder, Pit Crew), Jason Vasquez (Builder, Pit Crew), Debbie Vasquez (Team Manager) Years competing: 10+ Years Hometown:…

Witch Doctor (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Witch Doctor Builder: Andrea Gellatly Type: Disc spinner (vertical) Job: Biomedical Engineer Team: Team Witch Doctor Andrea Gellatly, Mike Gellatly, Paul Grata, Christian Chiriboga, Rick Pease, Andrew Rudolph, Kurtis Wanner, Katheryn Sharp, Steven Sharp Years competing: 18 years Hometown: Miami, FL Favorite tool: Impact Driver Sponsors: Mastercam LYNX Technik AG…

Yeti (2021)

Robot info Builder info Robot: Yeti Builder: Greg Gibson/Christian Carlberg Type: Drum spinner Job: Drive / Weapons Team: Team C2 Robotics Greg Gibson, Christian Carlberg, James Arluck, Joe Sena, Ange Santaguida Years competing: 25 years Hometown: San Luis Obispo, CA Favorite tool: BFH (Big Friggin Hammer) and waterjet Sponsors: C2 Robotics Max Amps Liquid Focus…