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Ben Franklin Middle School VIQC MS State Qualifier; Valparaiso

21-Jan-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Early-Bird Registration Opens
1-Sep-2022 15:04 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
10-Dec-2022 15:04 EST
Registration Deadline
14-Jan-2023 15:05 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event has reached capacity. Teams on waitlist may still be added.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Ben Franklin Middle School invites you to compete in this VEX IQ Slapshot event. This is a Middle School only event. It will be held in Boucher gymnasium at Ben franklin Middle School

There will be a fully stocked concession stand.

We are on CST.

This event will offer 2 state spots for Teamwork Champion.  Robot Skills Champion will also be offered.
There will NOT be any judged awards.

Currently our policy on masks is that they are optional at extra-curricular activities.  Social distancing is encouraged.  As with everything Covid related this policy may change, so please check back and expect emails updating this policy.


Grade Level: Middle School

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: No Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 21-Jan-2023

Benjamin Franklin Middle School
605 Campbell Street
Valparaiso, Indiana 46385
United States

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8:00  Doors Open Registration/Check-in

8:30  Skills Field(s) Open

9:00  Driver Meeting

9:15  Opening Ceremonies/Introductions

9:30  Qualifying Matches Begin/Skills Field Open

11:30 Lunch (skills field may be open)

12:00  Qualifying Matches/Skills Field Open

3:30  Final Matches

4:00 Awards


Anyone wanting to volunteer, please contact Justin Treptow

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Please check your email for bad weather cancellations.  Refunds (minus the $5 REC team fee)  will be available if you are unable to travel due to weather.

Refund and Payment Policies

If you need to cancel, we ask that you do so no later than 1/14/23. Teams will receive a full refund minus $5.00 to recoup the fee to RobotEvents.

Judging Format

We will not have any judged awards this year.