"We don't cut corners, we file them"
FIRST FRC Team 587 The Hedgehogs are a high school robotics team made up of students from two separate schools, Orange High and Cedar Ridge High. We formed in the fall of 2000, and we annually compete in the international FIRST Robotics Competition. The goal of FIRST Robotics is to get young people involved in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).
Team 587's recent accomplishments include:
- 2018 FIRST NC District Championship Finalist
- 2018 FIRST NC District UNC Asheville Finalist
- 2018 FIRST NC District Pitt County Imagery Award
- 2017 THOR at Millbrook High School Winner
- 2017 FIRST NC District UNC Asheville Quality Award
- 2017 FIRST NC District UNC Greensboro Finalist, Quality Award
- 2017 FIRST CHS District Southwest Virginia Winner, Team Spirit Award
- 2016 FIRST NC District Championship Innovation in Control Award
- 2016 FIRST NC District UNC Asheville Quality Award
- 2016 FIRST NC District Wake County Judges' Award