Aiken Qualifying Tournament

Join us as we celebrate the FIRST LEGO League City Shaper season. All FIRST LEGO League South Carolina events are open to the public and free to attend. Everyone is welcome to explore the tournament pits where teams display their research Projects and demonstrate their Core Values. Spectators are sure to enjoy the thrill and excitement of the Robot Game where teams compete to score the highest points using LEGO built robots to solve intricate missions. It’s sure to be a fun filled day!

DATE:  November 23, 2019

TIME:  7:30 am – 5:00 pm

LOCATION:  Redcliffe Elementary

ADDRESS:  22 Double Spring Road, Aiken, SC 29803

VOLUNTEERING:  All FIRST LEGO League South Carolina events are completely ran by volunteers. Everyone from the check-in staff, the Robot Game queuers, the referees, the judges, on up to the tournament directors volunteer their time. Anybody can make a great volunteer. Volunteers do not need to be an expert in everything FIRST LEGO League. If you’re interested in lending a helping hand, head over to the Volunteering page.


PARTICIPATING TEAMS

The Aiken Qualifying Tournament will host TBD number of teams. Teams must be ranked in the top TBD Robot Game scores to be considered for Champion’s Award. The top TBD teams will advance based on their average ranking by the Judges in Core Values, Project and Robot Design, and must finish ranked in the top TBD (actual number, not percentage) Robot Game scores at the event.

Team Name Affiliation Award(s)
370 Lego Legends Fair-Oak Elementary School Rising Star
18966 Redcliffe Flood Fighters Redcliffe Elementary School 2nd Place Robot Performance
18967 Exercising Experts Redcliffe Elementary School
24515 Prep BOT Augusta Preparatory Day School
26208 Redcliffe Cliffe Bats Redcliffe Elementary School Rising Stars
3rd Place Robot Performance
27995 KMS Merdiumaustralis Minnie B Kennedy Middle School Robot Design
28060 KMS Minnie B Kennedy Middle School
28061 KMS Metronauts Minnie B Kennedy Middle School 1st Place Champions
1st Place Robot Performance
40288 JMS Drain Gang Jackson STEM Magnet Middle School 1st Place Project
42610 Jackson STEM Middle School Jackson STEM Magnet Middle School
46942 Waste Warriors Jackson STEM Magnet Middle Sch
48004 Chukker Intergalactic Octopie Chukker Creek Elem School 1st Place Core Values
48005 Chukker Creek Team 2 Chukker Creek Elem School

The top 30% percent of the registered teams will advance to the South Carolina East Regional Tournament. Teams listed in bold in the above table advanced to the South Carolina East Regional on December 14, 2019 at Cane Bay High School. A complete description of each award is found on the Tournament Awards page.


INFORMATION FOR TEAMS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS:  Erica Millwood

TEAM PAYMENT: Register Here

REQUIRED PAPERWORK:  Team Roster and three copies of a Team Information Sheet (pdf, Word)

Teams should study the Preparing for a FIRST LEGO League Tournament Event and Tournament Checklist pages well in advance of the big day.