Info About Our Team

The RoboCats are a FIRST robotics team based in Girard, Ohio. This year, we are celebrating 20 years of making our grandmothers proud.  Stay tuned for competition dates, fundraising opportunities, and excellence in engineering. Be sure to follow us on Instagram: therobocats_379, Facebook: FIRST Robotics Delphi Team #379 , Twitter: RoboCats379, and Snapchat: robocats379

Our Mentors

A huge thanks to all our mentors who have dedicated their time for the past 20 years to keep the RoboCats thriving.

Ashraf Hadi

Build Coach, does things

Judy Barber

PR Coach and Founding Mentor

2017 Woody Flowers Award Winner


Joe Jeswald

Founding Mentor, former principal & superintendent. 2010 Woody Flowers Award Winner.

Nick DiFabio

Founding Mentor

Denny McBride

Founding Mentor

Randy Suchanek


Mark Plant

RoboCat alumni, Build Mentor

Alexis Plant

PR Mentor

Jarrett Duskey

Programming Mentor

Emil David

Founding Mentor


Always in our thoughts

Our 2018-2019 Season Partners

Ron Robinson

Girard alumni currently located in Chicago  who was introduced to the RoboCats through social media. He now attends competitions and fundraisers, visits us during work days, and invests in our futures.

Syak Foundation

Girard-Liberty Rotary Club

Dick & Marsh Ambrose