Greenville Qualifying Tournament

Hydro Dynamics Presented in South Carolina by Atlas Technologies, Inc.Join us as we celebrate the FIRST LEGO League Hydro Dynamics season presented in South Carolina by Atlas Technologies, Inc. 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 2, 2017

TIME:  8:00 am – 4:00 pm

LOCATION:  Dr Phinnize J Fisher Middle School

ADDRESS:  700 Millennium Boulevard, Greenville, SC 29607

WEBSITE:  https://sites.google.com/a/greenvilleschools.us/greenville-county-fll-qualifier/

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

We would like to thank Atlas Technologies, Inc. for being the presenting sponsor of the Hydro Dynamics season in South Carolina.

 


PARTICIPATING TEAMS

The Greenville Qualifying Tournament will host 18 teams. Teams must be ranked in the top 7 Robot Game scores to be considered for Champion’s Award. The top 5 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 14 (actual number, not percentage) Robot Game scores at the event.

Team Name Affiliation Award(s)
1670 Hyperbolics Sterling School 1st Champions
3478 Lego Busters - EnTech 1 EnTech 281
7297 Block Ness Monsters Family Friends 1st Robot Game (155),
1st Robot Design
7344 East End Battle Bees East End Elementary
9305 The Lightning Chiefs W Herbert Chapman Elementary Judges Award - Against All Odds
15569 RoboFrenz Family Friends
20160 The Blazing Broncos Palmetto Elementary 1st Core Values
24043 The Rabid Robots Sterling School
24282 H20 Yeah! Family/Community 1st Project
25281 The Atlantics Summit Drive Elementary 2nd Project
32742 The LEGO Warriors Family/Community 2nd Core Values
33232 RoboMustangs Mauldin Middle Judges Award - Rookie Award
33519 Mitchell Road Christian Team A Mitchell Road Christian Academy
33520 Mitchell Road Christian Team B Mitchell Road Christian Academy
33609 Robot Savages Sara Collins Elementary
33756 Robotic Hurricanes Wren Elementary 2nd Robot Design
36109 Claw Enforcement Family/Community
36126 Wenergy Sara Collins 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 January 27, 2018 at Riverside High School. A complete description of each award is found on the Tournament Awards page.

 


INFORMATION FOR TEAMS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR:  Scott O’Neal

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

EVENT PAYMENT METHOD:  Greenville Qualifier Payment Page

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.