Signature Event: The WAVE at WPI

03/07/2019 - 03/09/2019
Signature Event: The WAVE at WPI

Event Code: RE-VRC-19-5411

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 96 / Spots Open: 24

Price: $200.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

Event Sponsors:
VEX Robotics Competition - WAVE
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) 4478V v.exe Masuk High School Robotics Team Monroe, Connecticut, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 169A The Cavalry THE HAVERFORD SCHOOL Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 169Y The Cavalry Haverford School Robotics Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States
Innovate Award (VRC/VEXU/VIQC) 2019F Apex Flower Mound High School FLOWER MOUND, Texas, United States
Create Award (VRC/VEXU) 2616J Jersey Devils Cherry Hill High School East Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) 790X The Robogang Living Room Robotics Grafton, Massachusetts, United States
Build Award (VRC/VEXU) 6277B RoboCavs The Harvey School Katonah, New York, United States
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) 9932E Hawks JERICHO SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL Jericho, New York, United States
Think Award (VRC/VEXU) 9605A Down Cellar Laboratories Down Cellar Laboratories Brian’s Basement, Massachusetts, United States
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) 3142A Paideia Robotics The Paideia School Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 2442C Bancroft Robodogs C Bancroft School Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 9605A Down Cellar Laboratories Down Cellar Laboratories Brian’s Basement, Massachusetts, United States
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) 169A The Cavalry THE HAVERFORD SCHOOL Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States
Individual Award Winners
Award Recipient
Volunteer of the Year (VRC/VEXU) Rich Miller
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Innovate Award (VRC/VEXU/VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
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) CREATE U.S. Open
Think Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Volunteer of the Year (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 ( 72 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
40A The Royal YEET Trinity High School Manchester, New Hampshire, United States
40B Sonic Mule Trinity High School Manchester, New Hampshire, United States
109A Lambert Robotics Lambert High School Suwanee, Georgia, United States
134A Team Discovery - Alpha Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134B Bee Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134C Counterpoint Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134E Team Discovery - Echo Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134F Team Discovery - Foxtrot Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134G Gatekeeper Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134J Just Add Air Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134K Team Discovery -Kilo Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134M Team Discovery - Mike Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
134X Team Discovery - Xray Pembroke Academy Pembroke, New Hampshire, United States
169A The Cavalry Haverford School Robotics Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States
169B The Cavalry Haverford School Robotics Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States
169X The Cavalry Haverford School Robotics Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States
169Y The Cavalry Haverford School Robotics Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States
375X Dragon Fortnight Robotics Mansfield Center, Connecticut, United States
404A ECR 404 El Camino Real Charter High School Woodland Hills, California, United States
404S ECR 404 El Camino Real Charter High School Woodland Hills, California, United States
404Z ECR 404 El Camino Real Charter High School Woodland Hills, California, United States
603A Rosanne Belmont High School Belmont, New Hampshire, United States
603B Bertha Got Back Belmont High School Belmont, New Hampshire, United States
603D Jerry Belmont High School Belmont, New Hampshire, United States
785A Immortalis Pathfinder Vocational Technical Palmer, Massachusetts, United States
785B Tronix Pathfinder Vocational Technical Palmer, Massachusetts, United States
790X The Robogang Living Room Robotics Grafton, Massachusetts, United States
855A SPEAR-IT SPEAR Pomfret, Maryland, United States
1124A Trinity College Trinity College Foundation Study Melbourne, Massachusetts, Australia
1320C Tucker High Robotigers Tucker High School Tucker, Georgia, United States
1353A Robodalers Farmingdale High School Farmingdale, New York, United States
1353C VEXcalibur Farmingdale High School Farmingdale, New York, United States
1353P VEXistential Crisis Farmingdale High School Farmingdale, New York, United States
2019F Apex Flower Mound High School FLOWER MOUND, Texas, United States
2442A Bancroft Robodogs A Bancroft School Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
2442B Bancroft Robodogs B Bancroft School Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
2442C Bancroft Robodogs C Bancroft School Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
2442E Bancroft Robodogs E Bancroft School Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
2616J Jersey Devils Cherry Hill High School East Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
3142A Paideia Robotics The Paideia School Atlanta, Georgia, United States
3773U Autonomous Falcons Bow High School Bow, New Hampshire, United States
3773W Autonomous Falcons - Tungsten (W) Bow High School Bow, New Hampshire, United States
4180A SHRHS RAMS Shepherd Hill Regional High School Dudley, Massachusetts, United States
4180B SHRHS RAMS Shepherd Hill Regional High School Dudley, Massachusetts, United States
4478B VEXcellence Masuk High School Robotics Team Monroe, Connecticut, United States
4478D D.E.N.N.I.S Masuk High School Robotics Team Monroe, Connecticut, United States
4478S Pineapple VEXpress Masuk High School Robotics Team Monroe, Connecticut, United States
4478V v.exe Masuk High School Robotics Team Monroe, Connecticut, United States
4478X Vexoskeleton Masuk High School Robotics Team Monroe, Connecticut, United States
4886T Turbo Encabulator Thetford Academy Thetford, Vermont, United States
6277B RoboCavs The Harvey School Katonah, New York, United States
6277D RoboCavs The Harvey School Katonah, New York, United States
6916D BVT Team D Drafttronics Blackstone Valley Regional High School Upton, Massachusetts, United States
9605A Down Cellar Laboratories Down Cellar Laboratories Brian’s Basement, Massachusetts, United States
9909A bears Middletown High School Middletown, Connecticut, United States
9909C soup Middletown High School Middletown, Connecticut, United States
9932A Hawks Jericho High School Jericho, New York, United States
9932E Hawks Jericho High School Jericho, New York, United States
9932F Hawks Jericho High School Jericho, New York, United States
9932G Hawks Jericho High School Jericho, New York, United States
11442X Hewitt Robotics The Hewitt School New York, New York, United States
11442Z Hewitt Robotics The Hewitt School New York, New York, United States
16099A Overclock KG Computech Flushing, New York, United States
16099B Overclock KG Computech Flushing, New York, United States
25461Z Uncharted 2nd Floor Robotics Fate, Texas, United States
28088A MAIA Massachusetts International Academy Marlborough, Massachusetts, United States
41364A TRB robotics TRB robotics Hamden, Connecticut, United States
58566A G-Squad Grafton High School Grafton, Massachusetts, United States
75735A Vikings 1 So Shore Vocational Technical High School Hanover, Massachusetts, United States
75735B Vikings 2 So Shore Vocational Technical High School Hanover, Massachusetts, United States
81118P PARAGON Paragon Robotics Billerica, Massachusetts, United States
94802A Nauset High School Nauset Regional High School North Eastham, Massachusetts, United States

Webcast

The event will be webcast at https://www.twitch.tv/wpirobotics starting on the morning of morning Friday 3/7/19. Matches will be archived and publicly available after the event.


Date: 03/07/2019 - 03/09/2019
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
United States

Travel Info

We are working with hotels and travel companies to get discounted rates.  Please check back often as we will update this list with more discounts.  

NOTE: All hotels have limited space blocked for the event, so please do not hold spaces across multiple hotels.

Hotels with blocked rooms/discounted rates (Ask for VEX Robotics):

  • Holiday Inn Express (Worcester) - $139/night
    • 110 Summer St, Worcester MA
    • Booking process TBD - or call hotel directly
    • Approximately 1 mile from WPI Sports & Rec Center
  • Holiday Inn Express (Auburn) - $104/night
    • 10-12 Johnson St, Auburn MA
    • Booking Link will be provided, or call hotel directly to book.  Mention VEX Robotics for block/rates.
    • Block available until 2/7. After that, rate may be honored if space is available.
    • Approximately 8 miles from WPI Sports & Rec Center.
  • Hilton Garden Inn - $129/night
    • 35 Major Taylor Blvd, Worcester MA.
    • Call hotel directly to book.  Mention VEX Robotics for block/rates.
    • Block available until 2/14.  After that rate will be honored if space is available.
    • Parking not included
    • Restaurant on-site (Uno's Pizza), many restaurants within walking distance.
    • Approximately 1 mile from WPI Sports & Rec Center
  • Courtyard by Marriot - $179/night, limited space available
    • 72 Grove St, Worcester, MA
    • Call 508-363-0300 and mention VEX Robotics or the group code VEX.
    • Block available until 2/7.  After that rate may be honored if space is available.
    • Parking not included.  Overnight free parking MAY be available at nearby WPI lots.
    • Restaurants within walking distance.
    • Located adjacent to WPI campus, approximately .5 miles from WPI Sports & Rec Center.  WPI Shuttle may be accesible to participants (stops across the street from hotel).
  • AC Hotel by Marriot - $189/night
    • 125 Front St, Worcester, MA
    • Call call 774-420-7555 and mention VEX Robotics or the group code VEX.
    • Block availabe until 2/7.  After that, rate may be honored if space is available.
    • Parking not included.
    • Walking distance to Union Station (Amtrak, Commuter Rail)
    • Approximately 1.5 miles from WPI Sports & Rec Center

Airport Transportation (discounted rates to/from local airports)

  • Knight's Airport Limo
    • Use this link for discounted rates. Note their rates will be increasing in 2019, so book before end of year to lock in lower rates.

Refund Policy

  • Teams who sign up and cancel before January 2nd, 2019 will receive a full refund.
  • Teams who sign up and cancel between January 2nd, 2019 and February 7th, 2019 will only receive a full refund if they are able to be replaced by another paying team.  If not, they will receive a $100 refund.
  • Teams who sign up and cancel after February 7th, 2019 will not receive a refund. 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, a decision will be made on how the competition will proceed.  This may include extended hours on some days or removal of matches from the competition schedule in order to complete the event.  Every effort will be reasonably made to continue the event as planned.

Volunteer

We will be seeking experienced and rookie volunteers to serve in all roles at the inaugral event.  We will be posting details on how to sign up.  If you are experienced in key positions within VEX (judging, refereeing, etc) and are interested in continuing or being promoted to a leadership position at this event, you can email vexrobotics@wpi.edu.

Agenda

The WAVE  - WPI VEX Signature Event

2019 Schedule - VRC High School/Single Division

WPI Sports and Recreation Center/Harrington Auditorium

updated 2-26-19

 

THURSDAY MARCH 7th, 2019

1400 Venue Opens

1430-1730 Team Registration

1500-2000 Inspection

1500-2000 Practice Area Open

1500-2000 Skills Challenge Open

2030 Venue Closes

 

FRIDAY MARCH 8th, 2019

0730 Venue Opens

0800-1830 Practice Area Open

0830-0845 Driver/Coach Meeting

0920-0950 Opening Ceremony

1000-1230 Qualifying Rounds

1230-1330 Lunch

1330-1800 Qualifying Rounds

1900 Venue Closes
 

SATURDAY MARCH 9th, 2019

0730 Venue Opens

0800-1500 Practice Area Open

0800-1200 Qualifying Rounds

1200-1245 Lunch

1245-1500 Qualifying Rounds

1515-1535 Alliance Selection

1600-1730 Elimination Matches

1730-1815 Closing Ceremony

1900 Venue Closes

Event Dates

Date: 03/07/2019 - 03/09/2019

Venue/Location:

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
United States

Grade Level: High School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Colleen Shaver
Title: Event Manager
Email: vexrobotics@wpi.edu
Phone: 508-831-6750
Event Day Phone: 508-783-3930

Secondary Contact
Francis O'Rourke
Title: Event Support
Email: fporourke@wpi.edu
Phone: 508-831-5000
Event Day Phone: 508-831-5000

Additional Contact Information:

Email to vexrobotics@wpi.edu is preferred and will receive the quickest response.

General Info

Video archive of the event available on our Twitch Channel!

WPI is very excited to host 96 VEX Robotics teams at The WAVE (WPI Annual VEX Event)   This inaugural event will be a celebration of all these team's hard work this season and promises be a show that you can't miss! 

Three teams will advance to the VEX Robotics World Championship; the two teams on the winning alliance and the winner of the Excellence Award. If one or more of these awards is given to a team that is otherwise already qualified for worlds, the qualification spot(s) will pass to the team(s) with the highest skills score. If the highest skills ranked team or teams are also qualified for worlds, the spot(s) will pass onto the team with the next highest skills score, and so on.