North Texas Middle School State Championship

02/23/2019
North Texas Middle School State Championship

Event Code: RE-VRC-18-7310

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 24 / Spots Open: 2

Max Registrations per Organization: 8

Price: $150.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.
VEX Robotics Competition - Division 1
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) 2055X Aquatic Lawnchairs Austin Academy For Excellence Garland, Texas, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 6364A Aces Hudson Hawks Robotics Garland, Texas, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 23310D Robo Rascals Cain Middle School Rockwall, Texas, United States
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) 6364D Probots Hudson Hawks Robotics Garland, Texas, United States
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) 23310D Robo Rascals Cain Middle School Rockwall, Texas, United States
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) 23310D Robo Rascals Cain Middle School Rockwall, Texas, United States
Energy Award (VRC/VEXU) 97884A Tesla N GARLAND HIGH SCHOOL Rowlett, Texas, United States
Sportsmanship (VRC/VEXU) 13113A Wolves Wolfe City Middle School Wolfe City , Texas, United States
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) CREATE U.S. Open
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) CREATE U.S. Open
Energy Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Sportsmanship (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Ranking

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Team List ( 22 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
525X Irradiated Sulphur Springs, Texas, United States
1296A Half Metal Jackets Rockwall Robotics Booster Club Rockwall, Texas, United States
2055X Aquatic Lawnchairs Austin Academy For Excellence Garland, Texas, United States
2055Y Almost Aluminum Austin Academy For Excellence Garland, Texas, United States
6364A Aces Hudson Hawks Robotics Garland, Texas, United States
6364B TASKABELI Hudson Hawks Robotics Garland, Texas, United States
6364C Chain Champs Hudson Hawks Robotics Garland, Texas, United States
6364D Probots Hudson Hawks Robotics Garland, Texas, United States
6364Y The Tanks Hudson Hawks Robotics SACHSE, Texas, United States
13113A Wolves Wolfe City Middle School Wolfe City , Texas, United States
13113W Wolves Wolfe City Middle School Wolfe City , Texas, United States
19046B Awesome Classical Center At Brandenburg Middle School GARLAND, Texas, United States
23310D Robo Rascals Cain Middle School Rockwall, Texas, United States
23310N KoolKids Maurine Cain Middle School ROCKWALL, Texas, United States
41544A Genius Overload Coppell, Texas, United States
87867A Newton's 4th Law Dallas Modern Chinese Language School Plano, Texas, United States
87867B Mechanical Magician Dallas Modern Chinese Language School Plano, Texas, United States
88842R X3A UT Tyler Innovation Academy - Longview Longview, Texas, United States
95087A Tigers Bland Middle School CELESTE, Texas, United States
97884A Tesla Garland ISD Garland, Texas, United States
99749A Los Tres Juanitos Jackson Technology Center Garland, Texas, United States
99749B Yeeti Boys Jackson Technology Center Garland, Texas, United States

Date: 02/23/2019
Greenville High School
3515 Lions Lair Road
Greenville, Texas 75402
United States

Refund Policy

Refunds will be issued only in extreme circumstances. Please contact Event Coordinator.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of bad weather, we will contact you by noon Friday, rescheduling information will be provided.

Volunteer

If you would like to volunteer, contact Adrienne Emerson at emersona@greenvilleisd.com.

Agenda

Tenative Agenda - Please check back closer to the event for more information

07:00 AM - Doors Open for Volunteer Check-in / Practice Fields Open
07:00 AM - 07:30 AM - Team Check-in, turn in Engineering Notebooks at Registration
07:00 AM - 08:30 AM - Robot Inspection -
(High School Teams Receive Priority Over Middle School Teams)
08:30 AM - 03:30 PM - Robot Skills and Programming Skills Challenge
08:45AM - 12 Noon Judging Interviews
08:15 AM - Qualification Rounds Match List Run
08:30 AM - Opening Ceremony, Drivers and Coaches Meeting
09:45 AM - 12:00 PM - Qualification Rounds
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Complete Qualification Rounds
03:30 PM - 03:45 PM - Alliance Selection
03:45 PM - 04:00 PM - Alliance Strategy Meeting
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Alliance Elimination Matches
05:00 PM - 05:30 - Awards and Closing Ceremony

Awards will start being presented during the Semi-Finals.

Any award that will qualify a team for the VEX World Championship will be presented at the conclusion of the Elimination Matches

Event Dates

Date: 02/23/2019

Venue/Location:

Greenville High School
3515 Lions Lair Road
Greenville, Texas 75402
United States

Grade Level: Middle School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Adrienne Emerson
Title: District Robotics Director
Email: emersona@greenvilleisd.com
Phone: 9034533717
Event Day Phone: 9034137675

Secondary Contact
Adrienne Emerson
Email: emersona@greenvilleisd.com
Phone: 9034533717
Event Day Phone: 9034137675

General Info

***YOU MUST QUALIFY FOR THIS EVENT VIA ANOTHER REGIONAL EVENT****

Tentative - The Following Award Winners will be Presented with a Banner and a Trophy

Excellence Award
Tournament Champions
Design Award

Robot Skills Champion

 

Tentative - The Following Award Winners will be Presented with a Trophy Only

Amaze Award
Build Award
Create Award
Innovate Award
Judges Award
Think Award
Volunteer of the Year

Competition Preparation

This event is sure to be a fast-paced and exciting event. 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 that there is ample time for adjustments. The inspection checklist can be found here.

2. Check the official VEX forums for rule updates and changes.

3. Carefully read all of the information contained in the tournament posting on RobotEvents.com

4. Pack for the event the day before the day of departure. Here are a few items that you don't want to forget.
Goggles/Safety Glasses
Spare parts & tools
Batteries and chargers
Programming cable
Power strip
Laptop computer
Engineering notebook (if you have one, helpful for Judges, Design and
Excellence Awards )
Banners and other decorations for your team pit
Giveaways if you have them

5. Be sure to read 101 Things You Should Know Before Your First VEX Tournament.

6. Review the descriptions and criteria for the awards that are being given during the tournament.

7. Prep for your interviews with the judges. Check the awards tab to see what awards will be given during the tournament.

8. Remember that safety comes first, please don't bring tools that pose a safety risk to your team, or others nearby as the venue is a very tight fit. Also, remember no grinding or other actions that create sparks.

9. Understand how the game will be played. VEX participants are more than welcome to watch the referee training videos before they attend a tournament. The referee training videos can be found here.

10. Read through the Robot troubleshooting guide. The guide can be found here.

11. Ensure that you have the latest version of firmware. easyC firmware can be found here and RobotC firmware can be found at the following links:

easyC

RobotC

Participation and Consent Form

A completed form for all participants must be turned in during check-in. Team leaders will need to collect the completed forms for all team members attending the event and turn them in to the registration desk when checking in.

Download the VEX/RECF Consent & Waiver Form.