Official Q&A: VRC 2020-2021: Change Up Usage Guidelines

Definition of Owned balls at same height


2114C
1 month ago

The definition of Owned states:

Owned - A Goal status. A Goal is considered Owned by an Alliance if its colored Ball is the vertically highest Scored Ball in that Goal.

The definition of Scored states:

Scored - A Ball status. A Ball is considered Scored in a Goal if it is not touching a Robot of the same color as the Ball and meets all of the following criteria.

• The Ball is fully or partially within the outer edge of the Goal.

• The Ball is fully below the upper edge of the Goal.

• The Ball is not contacting the foam tiles outside of the Goal.

What happens if two balls of opposing colors are scored in a goal, but neither is higher than the other? For example, see this picture: imgur.com/a/Kz5IOjz

G1  
Answered by Game Design Committee

What happens if two balls of opposing colors are scored in a goal, but neither is higher than the other? For example, see this picture: imgur.com/a/Kz5IOjz

This Goal would not be Owned by either Alliance.