Mauldin Qualifying Tournament

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:  Mauldin High School

ADDRESS:  701 E Butler Road, Mauldin, SC 29662

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.

 


SPONSORS

Additionally we would like to thank the FIRST Robotics Competition teams 1319 Flash for supporting the Mauldin Qualifying Tournament.

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PARTICIPATING TEAMS

The Mauldin Qualifying Tournament will host 24 teams. Teams must be ranked in the top 10 Robot Game scores to be considered for Champion’s Award. The top 7 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 18 (actual number, not percentage) Robot Game scores at the event.

Team Name Affiliation Award(s)
233 Agents of Fury A J Whittenburg Elementary 2nd Core Values
235 Minecraft Engineers A J Whittenburg Elementary 2nd Robot Design
836 Galaxy Force X Hickory Tavern Middle
1672 GriffinBOTS Sterling School
6208 Grove Eagles Grove Elementary
8921 Laurens Middle Laurens Middle
7836 Monarch's Lego Mindstorm Monarch Elementary
10623 Green Charter Robo Lions Greenville Renewable Energy Education 1st Core Values
13963 TMS Aqua Ducks Tanglewood Middle
13964 TMS Diamond Narwhals Tanglewood Middle
20160 The Blazing Broncos Palmetto Elementary
21088 Sparks Palmetto Elementary
23882 Leggo My Lego Spearman Elementary 1st Project
24282 Space GOATs Community Team 2nd Project
31237 The Asteroids Due West Robotics 1st Champion's Award
31238 Station 8 Due West Robotics 2nd Robot Performance (76)
33356 Storming Sabres Southside Christian School
37949 Voyagers7 Community Team 1st Robot Design
38972 Space Pioneers Heritage Elementary
39013 Lake Forest Elementary FIRST LEGO Team Lake Forest Elementary
39579 The Chandler School Pirates The Chandler School
40149 RoboRabbits Community Team Judges Award - Rising Star
41937 Cyber Dogs Bryson Middle
42469 Radiated Nurdz Community Team 1st Robot Performance (108)

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.

 


INFORMATION FOR TEAMS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR:  Catherine Zende

EVENT FEE:  $75 + $3 processing fee for any credit card payments

EVENT PAYMENT METHOD: Registration for this event has closed

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.