2018 - Into Orbit
In 2018, three Milford teams, the Brainstormers, Lightspeed, and the Masterminds competed. As with 2017, all three teams were invited to the CT State Championships, with the Brainstormers and Masterminds qualifying at the Ridgefield GOT GOATS tournament and Lightspeed at Old Lyme's Bash@theBeach. The Brainstormers and Masterminds were quite successful at GOT GOATS, with the Masterminds capturing the Champion's award and the Brainstormers the runner-up, while also placing 2nd and 1st in robot performance, respectively. Lightspeed also had great success, capturing the Champion's award and placing 2nd in robot performance. At the CT State Championships, Lightspeed placed 8th in robot performance. The Brainstormers received a Judges award and placed 3rd in robot performance. The Masterminds, in their final year of competition, repeated as state champion in robot performance and captured a 3rd place Champion's award.