Join us as we celebrate the FIRST LEGO League Into Orbit season. All South Carolina FIRST LEGO League 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 17, 2018
TIME: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
LOCATION: RC Edwards Middle School
VOLUNTEERING: All South Carolina FIRST LEGO League 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.
The Golden Corner Qualifying Tournament will host 21 teams. Teams must be ranked in the top 8 Robot Game scores to be considered for Champion’s Award. The top 6 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 16 (actual number, not percentage) Robot Game scores at the event.
|370||Junior Masterminds||Fair-Oak Elementary||2nd Champion's Award|
|3330||Bears||Cherokee Creek Boys School|
|4119||RCX||St Joseph Catholic School||2nd Core Values|
|5164||Lego Tech||Home School||1st Robot Design,
1st Robot Performance
|7596||ISS Astrobots||St Joseph Catholic School||1st Champion's Award|
|12930||Purple Squirrels 4.0||Clemson Elementary|
|13356||The Space Unicorns||Glenview Middle School|
|17946||Stone Ensemble||Stone Academy||1st Project|
|19175||Team Bacon||Dacusville Middle|
|19231||Team A||R C Edwards Middle|
|19236||Space Dogs||R C Edwards Middle||2nd Robot Design|
|21855||Panther Power||Forest Acres Elementary||2nd Robot Performance, Judges Award - Inspiration|
|23237||Honea Path Elementary||Honea Path Elementary|
|24032||Stone Surfers||Stone Academy||2nd Project|
|27656||Central Academy of the Arts||Central Elementary|
|40291||Leopard Leaders||Youth Leadership Academy Charter|
|40984||McKissick Megs||Mckissick Elementary|
|41173||Robo My Lego Gold||Ware Shoals Elementary|
|41174||Robo My Lego Purple||Ware Shoals Elementary||Judges Award - Against All Odds|
|41190||Fisher Middle School||Dr Phinnize J Fisher Middle||1st Core Values|
|42138||East End Elementary Engineering & Robotics Club||East End Elementary|
The top thirty percent of the registered teams advance to the state championship. Teams listed in bold advanced to the West State Championship on December 15, 2018 at Riverside High School. A complete description of each award is found on the Tournament Awards page.
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: Bob Brown
EVENT FEE: $75 + $3 processing fee for any credit card payments
EVENT PAYMENT METHOD: Registration for this event has closed
Teams should study the Preparing for a FIRST LEGO League Tournament Event and Tournament Checklist pages well in advance of the big day.