Columbia Regional Qualifier

Animal AlliesJoin us as we celebrate the FIRST LEGO League Animal Allies 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:  December 17, 2016

TIME:  8:00 – 4:00

LOCATION:  Doby’s Mill Elementary

ADDRESS:  1964 Fort Jackson Rd, Lugoff, SC 29078

VOLUNTEERING:  All South Carolina FIRST LEGO League events are ran completely by volunteers. Everyone from the check-in staff, the Robot Game queuers, the referees, the judges, and 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

Team Name Affiliation Award(s)
4738 Harbison Superheroes Harbison West Elementary Rising Star
6620 NSE Robo-Crickets North Springs Elementary
7957 Pontiac Parrots 1 Pontiac Elementary Champion
8113 Epic Eagles Michael C Riley Elementary
8460 Tactical Tortoises Crayton Middle 1st Robot Game, 1st Project
18540 CFI Daring Dear Bots Center for Inquiry
18622 Cyborg Lions Killian Elementary 1st Robot Design
18910 Pontiac Parrots 2 Pontiac Elementary
20405 Knights of the FROG Table Neighborhood Group 1st Core Values
22589 FJ Patriots C C Pinckney Elementary School
23318 Robotics Lions Killian Elementary
23319 Oceleots Killian Elementary
24866 Baron Bots Wilson Hall School

The top thirty percent of the competing teams advance to the state championship. Teams listed in bold advanced to the East State Championship on January 21, 2017 at Waccamaw High School.

 


INFORMATION FOR TEAMS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR:  Amanda Raper

EVENT FEE:  $50 + $3 processing free for any credit card payments

EVENT PAYMENT METHOD:  Columbia Regional Qualifier Payment Page

TEAM INFORMATION PACKET:  Columbia Team Information Packet

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.