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:

Switchbake, the Oven

Favorite robot:

WALL-E

Interesting fact:
The team has more than 100 combined years of experience mentoring FIRST robotics teams.

Stat history

Stats
Career
WCVII
2021
Total matches615
Win percentage50%100%40%
Total wins312
Losses303
Knockouts202
KO percentage33%0%40%
Average knockout time75 s75 s
Knockouts against303
KO against percentage50%0%60%
Judges decision wins110

Match history

Season
Round
Matchup
Results
WCVIIEpisode 702Switchback vs BansheeSwitchback by JD
WCVIIEpisode 706Switchback vs Death Roll
WCVIIEpisode 711Ominous vs Switchback
WCVIIEpisode 715HiJinx vs Switchback
2021Episode 601Switchback vs GruffGruff by KO 1m56s
2021Episode 607Switchback vs SlamMowSwitchback by KO 1m35s
2021Episode 610HUGE vs SwitchbackHUGE by KO 2m38s
2021SCSF 4Switchback vs BlacksmithBlacksmith by KO 2m27s
2021SCSF 4Switchback vs LuckySwitchback by KO 55s