About Us

WildStang is FIRST Robotics Competition team 111. Founded in 1996, WildStang is getting ready to compete in its 21st competition season in 2016. WildStang has won numerous awards through its long history, including 3 World Championships, in 2003, 2009 and 2011, and the Championship Chairman’s Award in 2006, thus gaining entry into the FIRST Hall Of Fame. WildStang is run as a program by IL Township High School District 214. The team has a roster of around 70 students each year, ranging from freshmen to seniors. WildStang is organized into a number of different subteams:

  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Software
  • Outreach
  • Media

Each subteam has a number of mentors, who work along side the students to help develop the students skills and provide guidance, while allowing the students to do as much as they are capable of. Together the team mentors and students work together to reach the team goals for the year.