What Do We Do?

  • Build a robot in six weeks
  • Run a self-sustaining business 
  • Raise our own funds
  • Inspire the community

What Do We Offer Students?

  • Real world experience
  • Participation in a varsity club
  • Community outreach
  • Science, engineering, and business 

The RoboRanger Revolution Starts now!

We're Building Resilient Rangers by Building Resilient Robots!

Our History & Our Future


Our founders are Julie Herwick and Paul Chapman. Mrs. Herwick discovered the FIRST program and brought up the idea Mr. Chapman.  On October 11, 2011 the RoboRangers were born. Fritz Kucklick and Chris Bergen were our first two mentors and have remained with the team since its inception.


We've participated in many events including:

  • Memorial Day Parade
  • Cass County Fair
  • St. Joseph Maker Faire
  • Cassopolis Schools Open House
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Lions Club
  • Village of Cassopolis Council
  • Cassopolis Fall Festival
  • Cassopolis Car Show
  • Sam Adams Elementary Assemblies


  • Mentoring Jr. High Robotics
  • Starting a FIRST Lego League Team
  • Applying for Chairman's Award
  • Partnering with local businesses for job shadowing