Gross Catholic HS Only VRC Tournament - Tower Takeover

01/25/2020
Gross Catholic HS Only VRC Tournament - Tower Takeover	Gross Catholic HS Only VRC Tournament - Tower Takeover

Event Code: RE-VRC-19-8479

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 36 / Spots Open: 0

Max Registrations per Organization: 4

Price: $80.00

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) 1028A Rise over Run Brownell Talbot College Preparatory School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 63935A Lately BATTLE CREEK HIGH SCHOOL Battle Creek, Nebraska, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 4326C The MilkMen ELKHORN SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 8675D Old King Cole DC West Community Schools Valley, Nebraska, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 3141S Lochnut Monster Gross Catholic Robotics Bellevue, Nebraska, United States
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) 3141A Ships in 8 Weeks Gross Catholic Robotics Bellevue, Nebraska, United States
Build Award (VRC/VEXU) 2349D OPS - Purple Force Central High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) 8675A Fuzzy Wuzzy 2.0 DC West Community Schools Valley, Nebraska, United States
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) 4326C The MilkMen ELKHORN SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, 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
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (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
CREATE U.S. Open
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Ranking

VEX via

Download the free "VEX via" scoring app to keep track of event results and rankings and more in real-time on your iPhone and Android phones.

Available on the App Store
Available on the Android Marketplace

Team List ( 45 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
370A ERROR 404 PAPILLION LA VISTA SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL Papillion, Nebraska, United States
402A Loose Screws PAPILLION LA VISTA SENIOR HIGH Papillion, Nebraska, United States
402B Hazard PAPILLION LA VISTA SENIOR HIGH Papillion, Nebraska, United States
1028A Rise over Run Brownell Talbot College Preparatory School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1028M Made in China Brownell Talbot College Preparatory School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
1028R Theodore Brownell Talbot College Preparatory School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1028X Adamantium Phoenix Brownell Talbot College Preparatory School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1046A OPS - Blue Northwest Magnet High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1046B OPS - Red Northwest Magnet High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1049A OPS - Mechanical Bulls Omaha South High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1049B OPS - Packer Power Omaha South High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1049C OPS - Default Destroyer Omaha South High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1049D OPS - Default Parts Omaha South High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1064D OPS - One Design Omaha North High Magnet School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1064G OPS - Vikingbot 5000 Omaha North High Magnet School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1970G IgKnight MOUNT MICHAEL BENEDICTINE HIGH SCHOOL Elkhorn, Nebraska, United States
1970M Last Knight MOUNT MICHAEL BENEDICTINE HIGH SCHOOL Elkhorn, Nebraska, United States
1970Y Knight Light MOUNT MICHAEL BENEDICTINE HIGH SCHOOL Elkhorn, Nebraska, United States
1970Z Darkest Knight MOUNT MICHAEL BENEDICTINE HIGH SCHOOL Elkhorn, Nebraska, United States
2349A OPS-Purple Pancake Power Central High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
2349B OPS - Hey Siri Central High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
2349C OPS - Purple Reign Central High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
2349D OPS - Purple Force Central High School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
3141A Ships in 8 Weeks Gross Catholic Robotics Bellevue, Nebraska, United States
3141B Ungenannt Gross Catholic Robotics Bellevue, Nebraska, United States
3141S Lochnut Monster Gross Catholic Robotics Bellevue, Nebraska, United States
3141X Scrap That One Gross Catholic Robotics Bellevue, Nebraska, United States
4326A _________ ELKHORN SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
4326B help. ELKHORN SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
4326C The MilkMen ELKHORN SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
4326D Dem bois ELKHORN SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
4327A Antler Powered ELKHORN HIGH SCHOOL Elkhorn, Nebraska, United States
4327B A.V.U.S. ELKHORN HIGH SCHOOL Elkhorn, Nebraska, United States
4327E Runtime Error ELKHORN HIGH SCHOOL Elkhorn, Nebraska, United States
4327S HyperNova ELKHORN HIGH SCHOOL Elkhorn, Nebraska, United States
4405A Saterdays R 4 the BOTS VJ & ANGELA SKUTT CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
4405W Amicis VJ & ANGELA SKUTT CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
4405X Crusaders VJ & ANGELA SKUTT CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
4405Y LongChainPolymerSquares VJ & ANGELA SKUTT CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL Omaha, Nebraska, United States
8675A Fuzzy Wuzzy 2.0 DC West Community Schools Valley, Nebraska, United States
8675C Black Sheep DC West Community Schools Valley, Nebraska, United States
8675D Old King Cole DC West Community Schools Valley, Nebraska, United States
8675X Sunshine DC West Community Schools Valley, Nebraska, United States
63935A Lately BATTLE CREEK HIGH SCHOOL Battle Creek, Nebraska, United States
68007B Titanium Badgers BENNINGTON SECONDARY SCHOOL Bennington, Nebraska, United States

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

 

Participant Release Form Spanish.

Participant Release Form Spanish

 

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

In case of inclement weather and the event is cancelled, refunds will be given in full. If something happens and you are unable to attend the competition refunds will only be given 2 weeks prior to the event date.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of inclement weather, check the Event on Robot Events for further updates the night before the event date. In the event of cancellation we will try to reschedule.

Volunteer

If you would like to volunteer for this event please contact Steve Hamersky at hamersky@gcgmail.org.

Agenda

07:00 Venue Opens
07:30-09:30 Registration, Practice, Inspections
09:30-11:30 Judging at Pit Table
09:30-02:00 Skills
10:00-10:15 Opening Ceremony, Drivers Meeting
10:30-02:00 Qualification Matches
12:00-12:30 Lunch Specials on Site
02:30-02:45 Alliance Selection
03:00-05:00 Elimination Matches and Awards

Event Dates

Date: 01/25/2020

Venue/Location:

Gross Catholic High School
7700 South 43rd Street
Bellevue, Nebraska 68147
United States

Grade Level: High School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Steve Hamersky
Email: hamersky@gcgmail.org
Phone: 402-650-6370
Event Day Phone: 402-650-6370

Secondary Contact
Mike Dempsey
Email: dempsey@gcgmail.org
Phone: 402-734-2000
Event Day Phone: 402-734-2000

General Info

Registration Information

All participating teams must be registered with VEX Robotics and the Robot Events website and have an official team number before registering for this event. Tournament fees must be paid before teams are allowed to compete. Registration and payments should be made through the Robot Events website.

Lunch and Concessions

Full concessions will be available from 9 am to 3 pm. Lunch specials will be available on-site.

Awards

Excellence Award - Top All Around Team
Tournament Champions - Each Team on Winning Alliance
Tournament Finalists - Each Team on the Finalist Alliance
Design Award - Team with a professional design approach
Judges Award - Recognition from Judges for special accomplishments
Robot Skills Winner - Team with the highest combined programming and driver skills

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. Use the inspection checklist that applies to your robot Cortex Robot Inspection Checklist or V5 Robot Inspection Checklist
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
Power strip and extension cord
Laptop computer
Programming cable
Engineering notebook (Required for judged awards)
Banners and other decorations for your team pit table
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 and read the Judge's Guide. 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 teams are close to each other in the venue pit area. Also, remember no grinding or other actions that create sparks, ask the tournament director for a safe location if grinding is needed.
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 programming software and firmware for your Cortex controller or V5 Brain.

Participation and Consent Form

A completed form for all participants must be turned in during check-in or uploaded to robotevents.com prior to the tournament. 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 or upload them prior to the tournament. Instructions on how to upload consent forms is given in the English form. Please use the following forms VEX Consent Form (English) or VEX Consent Form (Spanish)