Crown Point VRC Blended Winter Tower Takeover

02/15/2020
Crown Point VRC Blended Winter Tower Takeover

Event Code: RE-VRC-19-8246

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 60 / Spots Open: 10

Max Registrations per Organization: 6

Registration Deadline: Fri, Feb 14, 2020 8:10 AM EST

Price: $60.00

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Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Excellence Award - Middle School (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Ranking

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Waitlist

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Team List ( 50 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
244A Get Bargensquashed Grandville Community Education Grandville, Michigan, United States
244B Bring Back D.D. Grandville Community Education Grandville, Michigan, United States
244C Just Act Natural Grandville Community Education Grandville, Michigan, United States
248A Light Switch Grandville Robotics Grandville, Michigan, United States
248B Bot Sauce Grandville Robotics Grandville, Michigan, United States
248C No It's Not Grandville Robotics Grandville, Michigan, United States
248D Starfleet Command Grandville Robotics Grandville, Michigan, United States
288A Cataclyst Grandville High School Grandville, Michigan, United States
288B That's A Later Problem... Grandville High School Grandville, Michigan, United States
288C Vegans Grandville High School Grandville, Michigan, United States
355K Kiwis Fox Valley Robotics Batavia, Illinois, United States
355X Phoenix Fox Valley Robotics Batavia, Illinois, United States
574A Iron Pride WAWASEE HIGH SCHOOL Syracuse, Indiana, United States
574C Iron Pride WAWASEE HIGH SCHOOL Syracuse, Indiana, United States
574D Iron Pride WAWASEE HIGH SCHOOL Syracuse, Indiana, United States
574F Iron Pride WAWASEE HIGH SCHOOL Syracuse, Indiana, United States
574G Iron Pride Wawasee High School Syracuse, Indiana, United States
574H Iron Pride Middle School WAWASEE HIGH SCHOOL Syracuse, Indiana, United States
1233A UnderDogs A CROWN POINT HIGH SCHOOL Crown Point, Indiana, United States
1233B Underdogs Crown Point High School Crown Point, Indiana, United States
1233C UnderDogs CROWN POINT HIGH SCHOOL Crown Point, Indiana, United States
1233F UnderDogs CROWN POINT HIGH SCHOOL Crown Point, Indiana, United States
1233G UnderDogs CROWN POINT HIGH SCHOOL Crown Point, Indiana, United States
1233W UnderDogs CROWN POINT HIGH SCHOOL Crown Point, Indiana, United States
1233X UnderDogs CROWN POINT HIGH SCHOOL Crown Point, Indiana, United States
1530B Robo Warriors WINAMAC COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL Winamac, Indiana, United States
1530C RoboWarriors Winamac Community High School Winamac, Indiana, United States
2567A Porta-Botz! - Apex PORTAGE HIGH SCHOOL Portage, Indiana, United States
2567B Porta-Botz! Brainy Bunch PORTAGE HIGH SCHOOL Portage, Indiana, United States
2567C Porta-Botz! - Chaos PORTAGE HIGH SCHOOL Portage, Indiana, United States
2567K The Porta-Botz! - KBot PORTAGE HIGH SCHOOL Portage, Indiana, United States
2567M Porta-Botz! - Mars Portage High School PLTW/Robotics Portage, Indiana, United States
2567Z Porta-Botz! - Zeus PORTAGE HIGH SCHOOL Portage, Indiana, United States
5771A Lakeshore Team A Lakeshore High School STEVENSVILLE, Michigan, United States
5771B Lakeshore Team B Lakeshore High School STEVENSVILLE, Michigan, United States
20880A VEXellent Crown Point, Indiana, United States
46311A Illiana Robotics Illiana Christian High School Dyer, Indiana, United States
46311H Illiana Robotics Illiana Christian High School Dyer, Indiana, United States
46385A Cybearcats A WHEELER HIGH SCHOOL Valparaiso, Indiana, United States
46385B Cybearcats B WHEELER HIGH SCHOOL Valparaiso, Indiana, United States
46385C Cybearcats C WHEELER HIGH SCHOOL Valparaiso, Indiana, United States
46385D Cybearcats D WHEELER HIGH SCHOOL Valparaiso, Indiana, United States
52718A CMSbots A CHESTERTON MIDDLE SCHOOL Chesterton, Indiana, United States
52718B CMSbots B CHESTERTON MIDDLE SCHOOL Chesterton, Indiana, United States
52718C CMSbots C CHESTERTON MIDDLE SCHOOL Chesterton, Indiana, United States
52718D Spaghetti O's CHESTERTON MIDDLE SCHOOL Chesterton, Indiana, United States
85924A The Tominators FRONTIER JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL Chalmers, Indiana, United States
85924B Fists of Fleury FRONTIER JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL Chalmers, Indiana, United States
85924C The Young Ones FRONTIER JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL Chalmers, Indiana, United States
85924D The Langoliers FRONTIER JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL Chalmers, Indiana, United States

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

 

Participant Release Form Spainish.

Participant Release Form Spainish

 

Participant Release Form.

Participant Release Form

 

REC Foundation Code of Conduct.

REC Foundation Code of Conduct

 

VRC Qualifying Criteria.

VRC Qualifying Criteria

 

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for Cortex.

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for Cortex

 

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for V5.

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for V5

 

VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description.

VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description

 

Refund Policy

There are no refunds for this event. Please contact me if there are considerations.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather condition or possible cancellations please visit the event on Robotevents.com where I will post updates about the event status as needed in the General Description. Please contact me at 219.671.4774 if you are going to be running late. Match list will be generated as scheduled and cannot be re-run.   

Volunteer

We welcome volunteers to our event. Please contact me at mleblanc@cps.k12.in.us if you wish to volunteer. 

Agenda

Schedule/Agenda
Schedule:
7:00 am Doors Open
7:15 - 9:00 Registration and inspection
9:00 - 9:15 Drivers meeting
9:15 - 9:30 Announcements and introductions
9:30 - 12:00 Qualification Rounds
12:30 - 1:00 Lunch (visit our concession stand)
1:00 - 2:15 Qualification Rounds
2:30 - 3:00 Alliance Selection
3:15 - 5:15 Elimination Rounds
5:15 - 5:45 Championship Rounds
5:45 pm Awards

Event Dates

Date: 02/15/2020

Venue/Location:

Crown Point High School Field House
1500 South Main Street
Crown Point, Indiana 46307
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Matthew LeBlanc
Title: Teacher
Email: mleblanc@cps.k12.in.us
Phone: 2196714774
Event Day Phone: 2196714774

Secondary Contact
Elizabeth Winston
Title: Teacher
Email: ewinston@cps.k12.in.us
Phone: 19512691808
Event Day Phone: 19512691808

General Info

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.

This event has 3 State Qualification Spots 1= Excellence and 2 = Champions.

1. Review the rules and run through the inspection checklist about a week before the competition so that there is ample time for adjustments. 

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.

10. Read through the Robot troubleshooting guide.

11. Ensure that you have the latest version of firmware.

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 into the registration desk when checking in.