2020 - Chef Curry

2020 Robot

Season Name: Infinite Recharge

Reveal Video

Competition Record: 6-5-0

Schools our students are from: Richwoods High School, Illinois Valley Central High School, Homeschool, and other area High Schools.

Mentors employed from: Caterpillar, Ameren, VITAS, PPS 150, Axiscasdes, OSF, and City of Peoria Police.


2019 - CASSI-Nova

2019 Robot

Season Name: Deep Space

Reveal Video

Competition Record: 17-12-0

Schools our students are from: Richwoods, IVC, and other area high schools

Mentors employed from: Caterpillar, Local Schools, Ameren, OSF, and other local businesses

Outreach Events


2018 - Chef Rusty

2018 Robot

Season Name: FIRST Power Up

Competition Record: 37-20-0

Schools our students are from: Richwoods High School, Quest Academy, Brimfield High School, Dunlap High School, and Peoria-area homeschools

Mentors employed from: Caterpillar, Ameren, the Peoria Police Department, PPS 150, and College Students

Outreach Events


2017 - Capt. RuSTEAM Casserole

2017 Robot

Season Name: FIRST Steamworks

Reveal Video

Competition Record: 13-13-2

Schools our students are from: Richwoods High School, Quest Academy, Brimfield High School, Dunlap High School, and Peoria-area homeschools

Mentors employed from: Caterpillar, Ameren, and the Peoria Police Department, and College Students

Outreach Events


2016 - Sir Rustifer Casserole

2016 Robot

Season Name: FIRST Stronghold

Reveal Video

Competition Record: 30-13-1

Schools our students are from: Richwoods High School, Quest Academy, Brimfield High School, Dunlap High School, and Peoria-area homeschools. Our mentors include men and women employed at Caterpillar, ADM, Homeway Homes, the Peoria Police Department, college students, and a small business owner.

Mentors employed from: Caterpillar, ADM, Homeway Homes, the Peoria Police Department, college students, and a small business owner

Outreach Events


2015 - Chef Tote-ellini

2015 Robot

Season Name: Recycle Rush

Average qual score: 72.27 Average playoff score: 101.00

Schools our students are from: Richwoods High School, Quest Academy, Brimfield High School, Dunlap High School, and homeschoolers from Pekin, Peoria, and Lacon

Mentors employed from: Caterpillar, ADM, Pekin Insurance, the Peoria Police Department, college students, and a small business owner

Outreach Events


2014 - Rusty

2014 Robot

Season Name: Aerial Assist

Competition Record: 18-9-1

Schools our students are from: Greater Peoria, Illinois area

Outreach Events


2013 - UPDM (Ulimate Pizza Delivery Machine)

2013 Robot

Season Name: Ultimate Ascent

Reveal Video

Competition Record: 9-8-0

Outreach Events


2012 - Chef Robotoli

2012 Robot

Season Name: Rebound Rumble

Competition Record: 9-8-0

Outreach Events


2011 - The Iron Chef

2011 Robot

Season Name: Logo Motion

Competition Record: 4-6-0

Outreach Events


2010 - Rusty

2010 Robot

Season Name: Breakaway

Competition Record: 4-8-0

Outreach Events


2009 - Rusty

2009 Robot

Season Name: Lunacy

Competition Record: 8-5-0

Outreach Events


2008 - Rusty

2008 Robot

Season Name: FIRST Overdrive

Competition Record: 8-8-1

Outreach Events


2007 - Rusty

2007 Robot

Season Name: Rack ‘n Roll

Competition Record: 9-3-0

Outreach Events


2006 - Rusty

2006 Robot

Season Name: Aim High

Competition Record: 4-10-0

Schools our students are from: Richwoods High School, Woodruff High School, Peoria Heights High School, and Peoria Central High School

Mentors employed from: Caterpillar (most of them)

Outreach Events