Niles Township District 219 VEX Robotics Tournament - In the Zone

10/29/2017
Niles Township District 219 VEX Robotics Tournament - In the Zone

Event Code: RE-VRC-17-3342

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 42 / Spots Open: 0

Max Registrations per Organization: 4

Price: $75.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.
VEX Robotics Competition - Division 1
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) 321A javaGods(); Niles West High School Skokie, Illinois, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 321A javaGods(); Niles West High School Skokie, Illinois, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 1965A Duck Duck Goose Adlai E Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 2360H Helix Neuqua Valley High School Naperville, Illinois, United States
Create Award (VRC/VEXU) 355M Kestrel Fox Valley Robotics Batavia, Illinois, United States
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) 4454A Robominable Timothy Christian High School Elmhurst, Illinois, United States
Build Award (VRC/VEXU) 1526A Hexadecimators Bartlett High School Bartlett, Illinois, United States
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) 1965A Duck Duck Goose Adlai E Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) 69000A Spartans Lincoln Junior High Skokie, Illinois, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 4454A Robominable Timothy Christian High School Elmhurst, Illinois, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 1965R Chimera Adlai E. Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 69000A Spartans Lincoln Junior High Skokie, Illinois, United States
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) 321A javaGods(); Niles West High School Skokie, Illinois, United States
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Create Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Build Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open

Match Results

Ranking

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Team List ( 42 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
158A Red Raider Robotics A Huntley Community School District 158 ---Huntley High School Huntley, Illinois, United States
158B Red Raider Robotics B Huntley Community School District 158 ---Huntley High School Huntley, Illinois, United States
158C Red Raider Robotics C Huntley Community School District 158 ---Huntley High School Huntley, Illinois, United States
321A Dire Wolf Alpha Niles West High School Skokie, Illinois, United States
321C Elephant Niles West High School Skokie, Illinois, United States
321D The Zesty Pineapples Niles West High School Skokie, Illinois, United States
321H The Huntsmen Niles West High School Skokie, Illinois, United States
333B Another Bad Idea Niles North Robotics Skokie, Illinois, United States
333E Brotherhood of Steel Niles North Robotics Skokie, Illinois, United States
333H Hazardous Niles North Robotics Skokie, Illinois, United States
333R Los Robos Niles North Robotics Skokie, Illinois, United States
355D Overdrive Fox Valley Robotics Batavia, Illinois, United States
355E Eagle Robotics Fox Valley Robotics Batavia, Illinois, United States
355M Kestrel Fox Valley Robotics Batavia, Illinois, United States
355S Sparrow Fox Valley Robotics Batavia, Illinois, United States
1526A Hexadecimators Bartlett High School Bartlett, Illinois, United States
1526B Hexadecimators Bartlett High School Bartlett, Illinois, United States
1526C Hexadecimators Bartlett High School Bartlett, Illinois, United States
1965A PID PID Moose Adlai E. Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States
1965P Warm Refrigerators Adlai E. Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States
1965R Chimera Adlai E. Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States
1965S Tater Bots Adlai E. Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States
2360H Helix Neuqua Valley High School Naperville, Illinois, United States
4454A Robominable Timothy Christian High School Elmhurst, Illinois, United States
7133A RoboHawks A Naperville Central High School Naperville, Illinois, United States
7133B RoboHawks B Naperville Central High School Naperville, Illinois, United States
23880A LT Robotics Lyons Township High School LaGrange, Illinois, United States
23880B Big Baller Bot Lyons Township High School LaGrange, Illinois, United States
23880C Dynamo Lyons Township High School LaGrange, Illinois, United States
23880D Pegasus Lyons Township High School LaGrange, Illinois, United States
38535A Titans 1 Glenbrook South High School Glenview, Illinois, United States
38535B Titans 2 Glenbrook South High School Glenview, Illinois, United States
68051S McRibs Lake Park High School Roselle, Illinois, United States
68051T LPHS Lake Park High School Roselle, Illinois, United States
68051U Punishers Lake Park High School Roselle, Illinois, United States
68051V Verossiraptors Lake Park High School Roselle, Illinois, United States
69000A Spartans Lincoln Junior High Skokie, Illinois, United States
80075A +Parking Bonus Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center Chicago, Illinois, United States
80075P vEXO Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center Chicago, Illinois, United States
80075T Pinocchio Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center Chicago, Illinois, United States
99366D Robo-Dons Notre Dame College Prep Niles, Illinois, United States
99960A Brain Overload Chasewood Learning Aurora, Illinois, United States

Please download and reference the 1-page VEX Robotics Competition In The Zone game description.

VRC In The Zone Game Description

 

Please download and review the official 2018 VEX Robotics Competition Qualifying Criteria document for more information regarding qualification to your state/regional championship, national championship, or the 2018 VEX Robotics World Championship.

VEX Robotics Competition Qualifying Criteria

 

Robot Inspection Checklist

 

Participant Release Form

 

Please download this document for information regarding direct qualification to the 2018 CREATE US Open.

CREATE US Open Qualifying Criteria

 

VEX Inspection Checklist

 

VEX Participant Release Form

 


Date: 10/29/2017
Niles West High School
5701 Oakton Street
Skokie, Illinois 60077
United States

Travel Info

Niles West High School is located at 5701 Oakton St, Skokie, IL 60077

Enter through the South entrance off of Gross Point Road. Door number 13C

Refund Policy

Teams that wish to withdraw before the tournament will receive no refund unless another team from the waiting list can fill the team’s spot. If a team withdraws before the tournament due to extenuating circumstances, the Event Partners will consider whether a refund is appropriate. Refunds in this instance will be rare.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of bad weather please email robbar@d219.org to let him know you are having issues. If the event gets cancelled due to weather or any other unforseen circumstance, it will be posted on robotevents.

Volunteer

If you are interested in volunteering for this event please contact either Angie Hankes or Robb Barton.

Agenda

7:30am - Doors open to teams
8:00am - 9:30am Check-in and inspection
Please note that check-in and inspection will close at 9:30am. Late teams must contact Robb Barton or the match schedule will be run without the team, and match schedules cannot be re-run
9:45am - Drivers Meeting/Opening Ceremonies
10:00am - 12:30pm - Qualification Rounds
12:30pm - 1:00pm - Lunch
1:00pm - 3:15pm - Qualification Rounds
3:30pm - Alliance Selection
4:00pm - 5:45pm - Eliminations & Awards

Event Dates

Date: 10/29/2017

Venue/Location:

Niles West High School
5701 Oakton Street
Skokie, Illinois 60077
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Robb Barton
Email: robbar@d219.org
Phone: 8476262077
Event Day Phone: 3098300194

Secondary Contact
Angie Hankes
Email: anghan@d219.org
Phone: 8476262066
Event Day Phone: 8473223309

General Info

Welcome

This competition is on a Sunday.

Welcome to the Niles Township District 219 In the Zone Robotics Tournament! This event is a Qualifier for the State Championship! Please check the Awards tab for information on which awards will qualify teams for State Championship.

Competition Preparation

This event is sure to be a fast-paced and exciting. All teams should come prepared for competition. Here are a few steps that every team should take to ensure that they are prepared:

1. Review the rules and run through the inspection checklist about a week before the competition so your team has ample time for adjustments. The inspection checklist can be found on the Documents tab. Additional information on rules can be found on the Official VEX Forums.

2. Pack for the event the day before, and remember to bring the following:

  • Goggles/Safety Glasses
  • Spare parts & tools
  • Batteries and chargers
  • Programming cable
  • Power strip
  • Laptop computer
  • Engineering notebook

3. Remember that safety comes first. Please don't bring tools that pose a safety risk to your team or others nearby. Absolutely no grinding or other actions that create sparks.

4. Make sure the robot components have been updated to the latest firmware revision:

5. Each player and coach/mentor must have a completed and signed Participation and Consent Form. The team coach/mentor will need to collect the completed forms for all team members attending the event and turn them in at the check-in table. The form can be found on the Documents tab.

Waiting List

If this event is full, please feel free to add your team to the Waiting List and then contact the Event Partner (Primary Contact on the General Info tab). You must be in the online waiting list through robot events to be added if a spot opens. If you are moved from the Waiting List to the Registered Teams List, please be prepared to pay for the event promptly at your robotevents.com account, or make arrangements with the Event Partner to pay directly at the tournament.

Walk-up Teams & Walk-Up Skills

Walk-up teams WILL NOT be permitted to compete, either in the tournament or to run Skills Only. There are no exceptions. If your team wishes to compete, they must register before the registration deadline.