Dorchester 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 10, 2016

TIME:  8:00 – 4:00

LOCATION:  River Oaks Middle School

ADDRESS:  8642 River Oaks Road, North Charleston, SC 29420

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.



Team Name Affiliation Award(s)
6356 Tiger Fury Alston Middle Coopertition
8993 Robohawks Windsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary 2nd Robot Design
9009 Mechanical Mustangs Gregg Middle 1st Project
9096 Techno Surfers Beech Hill Elementary Most Spirited
9142 ROMbots River Oaks Middle
9261 Gator-bots Fort Dorchester Elementary
9311 OES BearBots Oakbrook Elementary Gracious Professionalism
9328 Bee Bots Flowertown Elementary
9570 Robo-Knights Rollings Middle School of the Arts 1st Core Values
9696 Spanndroids James H Spann Elementary 2nd Robot Game
10232 Eaglebots Eagle Nest Elementary
10723 Pye-ntists Joseph R Pye Elementary
11612 Eagle Mind Squad Oakbrook Middle 2nd Core Values
13310 STEMBots Oakbrook Middle
13315 Jagbots Knightsville Elementary Champion, 1st Robot Game
13316 BattleCats Charles B Dubose Middle Against All Odds
13317 Robo-Dolphins Newington Elementary
14819 Reeves Rockin' Robotics William M Reeves Elementary
21174 SES Turtlebots Summerville Elementary
23941 Robo Cubs Dorchester School District 2
23997 EngiDeers Family/Community 1st Robot Design
27048 Sand Pipers Sand Hill Elementary School 2nd Project
27690 Raybots Dr Eugene Sires Elementary School Rising Star
28302 Cyber Knights Rollings Middle School of the Arts Best Pit Display

A special congratulations to the outstanding volunteers, Curt Sauer, Wade Flinner, and Kevin Crafton. Also, a special congratulations to youth mentor Kevin Narenjo.

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.






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.