VRC MS Eli Lilly and Company Foundation Division - Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium

03/10/2018
VRC MS Eli Lilly and Company Foundation Division - Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium VRC MS Eli Lilly and Company Foundation Division - Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium

Event Code: RE-VRC-17-4491

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 31 / 35

Price: $200.00


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VEX Robotics Competition - VRC MS Eli Lilly and Company Foundation Division
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) 2567K The Porta-Botz! Portage Middle School PLTW/Robotics Portage, Indiana, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 6842Z PigPen Park Tudor Upper School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 6842V Voodoo Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) 6842C Cobra Kai Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Build Award (VRC/VEXU) 1192B Plan B Jay County Robotics Portland, Indiana, United States
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) 6842Z PigPen Park Tudor Upper School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Think Award (VRC/VEXU) 46074R Silly Accidents Westfield Middle School Westfield, Indiana, United States
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) 3698A Blaze Holy Cross Lutheran School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 2567K The Porta-Botz! Portage Middle School PLTW/Robotics Portage, Indiana, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 6842C Cobra Kai Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) 6842Z PigPen Park Tudor Upper School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Build Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Think Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) CREATE U.S. Open

Match Results

Ranking

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Team List ( 31 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
491P Pioneer Pioneer Jr-Sr High School Royal Center, Indiana, United States
574H Iron Pride Middle School Wawasee High School Syracuse, Indiana, United States
587A LJH Robotics Lincoln Junior High School Plymouth, Indiana, United States
621C SFS Stands For Something K.I.D.S. Inc. Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
775S SpartanBots Schmucker Middle School Mishawaka, Indiana, United States
775X SpartanBots Schmucker Middle School Mishawaka, Indiana, United States
775Y SpartanBots Schmucker Middle School Mishawaka, Indiana, United States
775Z SpartanBots Schmucker Middle School Mishawaka, Indiana, United States
1192A Ascension Jay County Robotics Portland, Indiana, United States
1192B Plan B Jay County Robotics Portland, Indiana, United States
1192G Gearheadz Jay County Robotics Portland, Indiana, United States
1192M Mechanical Patriots Jay County Robotics Portland, Indiana, United States
1216D Forest Park Forest Park Jr./Sr. High School Ferdinand, Indiana, United States
2567C Porta-Botz! Portage Middle School Robotics Portage, Indiana, United States
2567D Porta-Botz! Portage Middle School Robotics Portage, Indiana, United States
2567E Porta-Botz! Portage Middle School Robotics Portage, Indiana, United States
2567K The Porta-Botz! Portage Middle School PLTW/Robotics Portage, Indiana, United States
3698A Blaze Holy Cross Lutheran School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
3698B Blaze Holy Cross Lutheran School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
6842B The Borg Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
6842C Cobra Kai Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
6842V Viper Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
6842W War Dogs Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
6842Y Stink Eye Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
6842Z PigPen Park Tudor Middle School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
11392A Tigers Wanatah Public School Wanatah, Indiana, United States
46074C Tacobots 3000 Westfield Middle School Westfield, Indiana, United States
46074K DaddleBots Westfield Middle School Westfield, Indiana, United States
46074R Silly Accidents Westfield Middle School Westfield, Indiana, United States
54021C Iron Kings Lewis Cass Junior High School Walton, Indiana, United States
54021D Iron Kings D Lewis Cass Junior High School Walton, Indiana, 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

 

Webcast

None


Date: 03/10/2018
Lucas Oil Stadium
500 South Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46225
United States

Travel Info

Lucas Oil Stadium - 500 South Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46225

Refund Policy

Refunds are granted in extreme cases only.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather conditions or possible cancellations please visit the event on Robotevents.com where I will post updates about the event status as needed. Please feel free to contact me by phone if you are going to be late to the event. Match Lists will be generated as scheduled and cannot be re-run.

Volunteer

Thanks for your interest in volunteering at the Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship! Sign up here (http://bit.ly/State2018Vol) to serve in one of the many volunteer positions that are available at this year's competition - often no experience is necessary, so anyone can do it! If you have any questions about volunteer positions, please reach out to Maggie Cline at maggie@techpointyouth.org. Training, food, and t-shirts will be provided. You will receive more information in advance of the event regarding parking and volunteer logistics.

Agenda

Friday March 9th 

5:00 - 8:00 PM            Optional Pre-Event Team Check-In and Inspection

 

Saturday March 10th 

7:30 AM Doors Open to Teams | Check-In + Inspection Begins
8:30 AM - 8:50 AM VRC Driver's Meeting
8:50 AM - 9:20 AM Skills + Practice Fields Open
9:00 AM Doors Open to General Public
9:20 AM - 10:00 AM Skills + Practice Fields Close
9:30 AM Check-In + Inspection Deadline
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM    Opening Ceremony
10:00 AM Skills + Practice Fields Resume
10:30 AM Qualification Matches Begin | STEM Fair Opens
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Qualification Matches Resume
2:30 PM STEM Fair Closes
4:00 PM MS VRC Qualfication Matches End | VRC Skills + Practice Fields Close
4:10 - 4:30 PM MS VRC Alliance Selection
4:30 PM HS VRC Qualification Matches End
4:40 PM - 5:00 PM HS VRC Alliance Selection
4:45 PM - 6:30 PM MS VRC Finals and Awards
5:15 PM - 7:00PM HS VRC Finals and Awards
6:30 PM MS VRC Closing Remarks
7:00 PM HS VRC Closing Remarks
7:00 PM Pit Area Closes | Tear Down/Load Out

Event Dates

Date: 03/10/2018

Venue/Location:

Lucas Oil Stadium
500 South Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46225
United States

Grade Level: Middle School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
George Giltner
Title: State Director of Robotics
Email: robotgrant@techpointyouth.org
Phone: 574-274-7799
Event Day Phone: 574-274-7799

Secondary Contact
Brei Cecil-Satchwell
Title: Grant and Program Officer
Email: robotgrant@techpointyouth.org
Phone: 574-274-7799
Event Day Phone: 574-274-7799

General Info

Mentor of the Year – James Miller

Event Partner of the Year – DJ Weymuth

All World Championship Invitations have been sent out to all teams. Questions regarding Worlds please contact Randy Decker from the REC Foundation (randy_decker@roboticseducation.org).

 

Registration - MS VRC teams who compete in at least one local competition will be eligible to register for the State Championship. For questions about registration, please contact Randy Decker from the REC Foundation (randy_decker@roboticseducation.org).

Mentor of the Year Nomination - Do you know a coach who has Mentor of the Year qualities? Follow the link to learn more and to nominate someone who you think deserves this award: bit.ly/VEXMentor 

Event Partner of the Year Nomination - Do you know an Event Partner that did an exceptional job of hosting an event(s) this robotics season? Follow the link to learn more and how to nominate a deserving Event Partner: bit.ly/vexeventpartner

Worlds SpotsIndiana VRC – Middle School has been granted 3 World Championship spots:

1 Excellence Award Winner
2 Tournament Champions

If a team double-qualifies for a World Championship spot, the state’s next highest ranking team from the World Skills Standings up to and including the State Championship receives the invitation.  World Championship invitations from the World Skills Standings are issued by email after the results of the State Championship have been posted at robotevents.com and will not be announced at the State Championship.

World Championship qualifying awards and invitations are issued to teams whether or not the teams have expressed an intention to attend the event.  Unaccepted World Championship invitations are not offered or transferred to other teams.

Additional Non-World Qualify Awards - The following awards will be given out at State but do not qualify teams for Worlds:

Tournament Finalist
Tournament Finalist
Skills State Champ
Design Award
Judges
Amaze
Think
Build
Mentor of the Year
Event Partner of the Year

Team Parking - TechPoint Foundation for Youth will purchase all parking spots that Lucas Oil Stadium has to offer for teams. Find parking options including free parking, paid parking and bus parking here: PARKING MAP LINK.

Pits - Each team will get a 8' wide x 7' deep pit, 1 folding table, and 2 chairs inside their pit area. We are working with Lucas Oil Stadium to make sure teams have access to power in their pits during the event. It is suggested you bring an extension cord (no longer than 25' is needed) with a power strip.

Hotel Information - Teams looking for overnight accommodations  can find a listing of local hotels at a discounted rate here: LINK

Food - Concession stands will be available for teams. 

Load in - TBD

Skills - Skills fields will be available and each team will have 3 attempts for both driver and programming skills challenges

Practice Fields - Each division will have access to a practice field. Teams are asked not to bring any field or game elements that can not fit in their own pit.

Engineering Notebooks - Each team has the option to submit their engineering notebook

Links to review before you attend: