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Maryland VEX IQ Competition (VIQC) Middle School State Championship - Slapshot

24-Feb-2023 - 25-Feb-2023
Event Code
VEX IQ Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Spots Open
Event Region
Standard Registration Opens
21-Sep-2022 21:37 EDT
Registration Deadline
20-Feb-2023 21:38 EST

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General Info

The VEX IQ Competition (VIQC) Middle Schools State Championship is comprised of teams that qualify for the tournament by participating in a regional event by February 10, 2023.  Teams qualify by winning awards at a local tournament or by invitation based on the highest skills scores posted under the Maryland Region during the season. 

Teams must qualify for the Maryland VIQC Middle School State Championship by competing in a qualifying event or having a top qualifying skills score in the Maryland Region at the end of the regular season.

Grade Level: Middle School

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: Remote Engineering Notebooks

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 24-Feb-2023 - 25-Feb-2023

Morgan State University
1700 East Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, Maryland 21251
United States

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Agenda is subject to change. 

Friday February 24, 2023

7:00 - 9:00pm Check-in, Inspection, and Skills will be open during the set up time.

Advanced notification to participate in skills on Friday is requested in order to have the proper number of Referees.  Instructions are include when you register.

Saturday February 25,2023 

9:00 Doors Open Registration and Inspections open

10:00 - 11:00 Registration ends, Skills open for inspected teams, Drivers meeting

11:00-3:00 Qualifiers Rounds Depending on the number of teams lunch may be a working lunch but there will be some form of break with no matches occurring.

1:15-1:45 Finals Matches and awards begin

2:00 Final Awards, photo oppurtunities, pack up, clean up



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Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of bad weather we will attempt to modify the event to fit within this weekend.  

If the event is rescheduled we will issue refunds to teams who cannot attend the alternate date minus the $5 fee that RECF charges us.

In the event of a complete cancellation we will refund teams minus the $5 fee that RECF charges us.

We are working to reserve a reschedule location for Sunday, March 26, 2022 in order to keep the event for the same weekend.

Refund Policy

Refunds will be issued up to February 20, 2022. Any teams cancelling beyond this date or not showing for the event will not receive a refund.

Date: 24-Feb-2023 - 25-Feb-2023
Morgan State University
1700 East Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, Maryland 21251
United States

Travel Info

Morgan State University
1700 E. Cold Spring Ln
Baltimore MD 21251

Judging Format

Please see the Remote Judging section of the Guide to Judging for more information.

  •  Digital Engineering Notebook Submissions / In Person Team Interviews: Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the event. Engineering notebooks will be submitted digitally for evaluation via a link found within the "My Account" panel of the team contact on RobotEvents. The Notebook submission deadline will be scheduled for a date ahead of the February 25 event date.











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