"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:
- 2019 FNC District Championship Finalist
- 2019 FNC District Guilford Finalist
- 2018 FNC District Championship Finalist
- 2018 FNC District UNC Asheville Finalist
- 2018 FNC District Pitt County Imagery Award
- 2017 THOR at Millbrook High School Winner
- 2017 FNC District UNC Asheville Quality Award
- 2017 FNC District UNC Greensboro Finalist, Quality Award
- 2017 FIRST CHS District Southwest Virginia Winner, Team Spirit Award
- 2016 FNC District Championship Innovation in Control Award
- 2016 FNC District UNC Asheville Quality Award
- 2016 FNC District Wake County Judges' Award