Charleston 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:  Summerville High School

ADDRESS:  1101 Boonehill Road, Summerville, SC 29483

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.


Additionally we would like to thank Bosch, Coastal Coffee Rosters, and Panera Bread for supporting the Charleston Qualifying Tournament.

Thank you to the FIRST Robotics Competition team 3489 Category 5 for supporting the Charleston Qualifying Tournament.



The Charleston 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 Number Team Name Organization Awards
9497 Rocket GirlsSPAWAR Thomas C Cario Middle School 1st Place Project
9988 B.O.L.T. Berkeley Intermediate School 2nd Place Champions
10593 Bot Swat Thomas C Cario Middle School
10594 The Bionic Builders Thomas C Cario Middle School
10962 Screaming Eagles Sangaree Middle School
13558 Ladson Bulldogs Ladson Elementary School 3rd Place Robot Performance
15158 PPS Middle School BOYS Pinewood Preparatory School 2nd Place Core Values
17151 Royal Robots Family/Community 2nd Place Project
17797 SCS Seabots Summerville Catholic School
19019 Ladson Team #2 Ladson Elementary School 1st Place Robot Performance
22259 Robosaurus Rex Sullivans Island Elem School 2nd Place Robot Design
27190 F.I.R.S.T. Knights St John's Catholic School
28672 Apollo Deer Park Middle School
35600 PPS Middle School GIRLS Pinewood Preparatory School 3rd Place Champions
35781 Brick Eagles Divine Redeemer Catholic Sch
39626 Zodiacs Family/Community
39659 Nerd Herd Family/Community 1st Place Champions
2nd Place Robot Performance
40873 Hursey Kaleidoscope Malcolm Hursey Elementary Sch
40948 Foxbank Boykins foxbank elementary
43180 Liberty Hill Robotics Family/Community
44616 Cane Bay Elementary Cane Bay Elementary
45018 Daniel Island School Ospreys 1 Daniel Island School
45019 Daniel Island School Ospreys 2 Daniel Island School Rising Star
45020 Daniel Island School Ospreys 3 Daniel Island School 1st Place Robot Design
46283 High Voltage Home School
46835 Daniel Island School Girl Ospreys Daniel Island School 1st Place Core Values
46982 ECMCS Robotic Swirls Montessori Code Crushers
48437 City Shakers Home School
48899 C.R.E.A.T.E. Blue Camp Road Middle School Against All Odds

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.



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.