Robot info

Builder info

Robot: 

Gruff

Builder: 

Sam Mcamis

Type: 

Lifter/Grappler + Torch

Job: 

Teacher

Team: 

Team Gruff

Sam McAmis, Chuck Butler, Jason Ryan, Jeremy Butler, Marcello Mennone, Stephen Chapman, Jason Rogers, Ben Murphy, John Flaacke, Vinny McAmis

Years competing: 

13 years

Hometown: 

Palm Harbor, FL

Favorite tool: 

Angle grinder and die grinder

Favorite robot: 

Data

Interesting fact:
Gruff was originally named after the Three Billy Goats Gruff, a fairy tale from Sam’s childhood

Stat history

Stats
Career
WCVII
2021
2020
2019
Total matches182484
Win percentage39%50%25%50%25%
Total wins71141
Losses111343
Knockouts40130
KO percentage22%0%25%38%0%
Average knockout time112 s116 s108 s
Knockouts against61221
KO against percentage33%50%50%25%25%
Judges decision wins31011

Match history

Season
Round
Matchup
Results
WCVIIEpisode 701RIPeroni vs GruffGruff by JD
WCVIIEpisode 704Gruff vs QuantumQuantum by KO 2m52s
WCVIIEpisode 709Gruff vs Witch Doctor
WCVIIEpisode 712Malice vs Gruff
2021Episode 601Switchback vs GruffGruff by KO 1m56s
2021Episode 605Hydra vs GruffHydra by KO 1m58s
2021Episode 609Gruff vs CobaltCobalt by KO 1m34s
2021SCSF 3Gruff vs GlitchGlitch by JD
2020Bounty TombstoneDeadlift vs GruffGruff by KO 1m47s
2020Bounty TombstoneGruff vs GeminiGruff by KO 1m55s
2020Bounty TombstoneGruff vs KrakenGruff by JD
2020Bounty TombstoneTombstone vs GruffTombstone by KO 2m11s
2020Episode 503HyperShock vs GruffGruff by KO 1m41s
2020Episode 507Whiplash vs GruffWhiplash by JD
2020Episode 509Gruff vs ExtinguisherExtinguisher by KO 2m55s
2020Episode 512Bloodsport vs GruffBloodsport by JD
2019Episode 1Marvin vs Gruff vs GeminiGruff by JD
2019Episode 11Tombstone vs GruffTombstone by JD
2019Episode 6Gruff vs CopperheadCopperhead by JD
2019Episode 8End Game vs GruffEnd Game by KO 2m59s
2019Not AiredGruff vs Rail Gun MaxGruff by KO 1m30s