Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
Inspiring students, one robot at a time.

Western MD VEXIQ "Slapshot" 2023

28-Jan-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Early-Bird Registration Opens
12-Oct-2022 12:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
17-Dec-2022 12:00 EST
Registration Deadline
27-Jan-2023 18:28 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Please join us for the Western MD VEXIQ "Slapshot" 2023, in Hagerstown, MD. This VEX IQ tournament is open to all VEX IQ Elementary School teams and will qualify teams for the Maryland State IQ Championship. If the event is full, please add your team to the Waiting List. If the event is not full, but the registration deadline has passed and you would still like to attend, please email us. 

If paying by check, please make payable to "South Hagerstown High School" and put Rebel Robotics on the memo laine.  Please bring the check to the event (or email for mailing address).

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 28-Jan-2023

South Hagerstown High School
1101 S. Potomac St
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740
United States

Contact Information

You must login to contact this Event Partner


Doors open at 8:45 AM - Check in and inspection will open ASAP

Teams check in by 9:15 AM

9:30 AM - Event Meeting

9:45 AM – 12:30 Qualifier Matches

12:20 - 1:00 PM -  Lunch Break

1:05 - 3:00 PM Qualifier Matches

3:10 PM - Finals (5 alliances   Top 10 teams in ranking)

3:30 PM - Awards

3:45 – Cleanup


Volunteers make robotics tournaments possible and are essential for providing these STEM learning opportunities for our friends and family. Please consider volunteering to help make this event a success.

For this event all the volunteers will be the member of the SHHS Rebel Robotics teams, their parents, and coaches.


Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of impending bad weather, Rebel Robotics will work with the school administration to determine if the event can be held on the regularly scheduled day and time. In the case of bad weather, the first choice will be to keep the event on the same day and alter the schedule. If that is not an option, the event will be postponed and held on DATE TBD. Updates will be provided via email and posted to the event webpage on

Refund and Payment Policies

If the event is cancelled, teams will be given a full refund. Teams that drop out will be given a 50% refund if notified within two weeks of the event. Refunds are less the $5.00 RECF processing fee.

Judging Format

  • All In-Person Judging - The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judges.