STEM+Art Fiesta 3.0

04/07/2016
STEM+Art Fiesta 3.0

Event Code: RE-VRC-16-4533

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 28 / 28

Registration Deadline: Tue, Mar 22, 2016 12:00 AM EDT

Price: $25.00


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Team Award Winners
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) 9150B Tech Dogs Blue Socorro High School El Paso, Texas, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 3248A RoboAzTechs El Dorado High School El Paso, Texas, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 7999A Presidio One Presidio High School Presidio, Texas, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 1797A Jefferson/Silva Robotics Jefferson/Silva Health Magnet High School EL Paso, Texas, United States
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) 3248A RoboAzTechs El Dorado High School El Paso, Texas, United States
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) 9150B Tech Dogs Blue Socorro High School El Paso, Texas, United States
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.
Volunteer of the Year (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

Programming

Driver

Match Results

Ranking

VEX via

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Team List ( 28 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
1797A Jefferson/Silva Robotics Jefferson//Silva Health Magnet High School EL Paso, Texas, United States
1797B Jefferson/Silva Robotics Jefferson//Silva Health Magnet High School EL Paso, Texas, United States
1860A MVHS TEAM #2 MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL El Paso, Texas, United States
1992A MVHS TEAM #3 MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL El Paso, Texas, United States
2718A Team Euler Burges Technology Club El Paso, Texas, United States
2718B Team Irrational Burges Technology Club El Paso, Texas, United States
3046A TheRoboAzTechs El Dorado High School El Paso, Texas, United States
3248A RoboAzTechs El Dorado High School El Paso, Texas, United States
4378A Dark Knights Hanks High School El Paso, Texas, United States
4378B Excalibur Hanks High School El Paso, Texas, United States
4378C Team Wall-C Hanks High School El Paso, Texas, United States
5473A MVHS TEAM #1 MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL El Paso, Texas, United States
6127A DV1 Del Valle High School El Paso, Texas, United States
6127B DV2 Del Valle High School El Paso, Texas, United States
6127C DV 6127 Del Valle High School El Paso, Texas, United States
7821A VVECHS 1 Valle Verde Early College HighSchool Robotics 1 El Paso, Texas, United States
8552B BorderBots Frank Chisum - C.C. Winn High School Eagle Pass, Texas, United States
8787A Eastwood Robotics Eastwood High School El Paso, Texas, United States
8787B Eastwood STEM Robotics Eastwood High School El Paso, Texas, United States
8787C Lady Troopers Eastwood High School El Paso, Texas, United States
9150A Tech Dogs Blue Socorro High School El Paso, Texas, United States
9150B Tech Dogs Red Socorro High School El Paso, Texas, United States
9150C Tech Dogs White Socorro High School El Paso, Texas, United States
98704D Prep School 400 Tec de Monterrey Prep School El Paso Tx, Texas, United States
98704F Prep School 600 Tec de Monterrey Prep School El Paso Tx, Texas, United States
98782A Parkland Thunder Parkland High School El Paso, Texas, United States
98782C Matadors Parkland High School El Paso, Texas, United States
99269 TMECHS Robotics Transmountain Early College High School El Paso, Texas, United States

Documents

Participation and Consent Forms

A completed VRC consent 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/ REC Foundation Consent & Waiver Form.

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

VEX Curriculum

If you are still working on your robot design and have questions about integrating your various systems or want to ensure that you have powered your robot properly, refer to the Autodesk VEX Robotics Curriculum.

The curriculum is free and available here.

VEX Curriculum


Date: 04/07/2016
Region 19 Head Start
El Paso, Texas 79936
United States

Agenda

7:00 a.m. - Doors open - Teams Check In - Pits Open
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. - Robot Inspections
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. - Drivers Meeting/Ref Meeting/Judges Meeting/Field Staff
9:00-9:15 - Opening Ceremonies
9:30 - 12:00 - Qualifying Rounds
12:00 - 12:45 - Lunch/Robot & Programing Skills
12:45 - 2:45 - Qualifying Rounds
3:00 - 3:15 - Alliance Selections
3:30 - 5:00 - Elimination Rounds/Finals
5:00 - 5:30 - Awards Ceremony
5:30 - Close Venue

Event Dates

Date: 04/07/2016

Venue/Location:

Region 19 Head Start
El Paso, Texas 79936
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Shane Haggerty
Email: shane@epstem.org
Phone: (915) 850-3456

Secondary Contact
Shane Haggerty
Email: shane@epstem.org
Phone: (915) 850-3456