Horry 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:  November 19, 2016

TIME:  7:00am – 4:00pm

LOCATION:  Myrtle Beach High School

ADDRESS:  3302 Robert M Grissom Pkwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

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.



Thank you to our sponsors the Grand Strand Technology Council and Santee Cooper for supporting the Horry Regional Qualifier

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Thank you to the FIRST Robotics Competition team 4582 Robohawks for supporting the Horry Regional Qualifier.



Team Name Affiliation Award(s)
993 RoboBees Pee Dee Elementary Against All Odds
996 High Tech Hornets Pee Dee Elementary
1163 Bear Bots Carolina Forest Elementary 1st Core Values
3165 RayTech Ocean Bay Middle Champion, 1st Robot Game
5480 Cybotic Pride Loris Middle Rising Star
7144 RiverRovers River Oaks Elementary 1st Project
7145 OtterBots River Oaks Elementary
8587 Roboturtles Burgess Elementary
9853 Rosie's Rays Ocean Bay Middle
15016 Chiefs North Myrtle Beach Middle
17421 Black Water Wizard Bears Black Water Middle
18992 Trojan Gold Green Sea Floyds High
25685 Bird Nerds Ocean Bay Elementary 1st Robot Design
26393 Breaker Bots Loris Middle
29757 Chiefs 2 North Myrtle Beach Middle

A special congratulations to the outstanding volunteer, Anna Strickland.

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.




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

EVENT PAYMENT METHOD:  Horry Regional Qualifier Payment Page


TEAM SCHEDULES:  Updated Team Schedule

VOLUNTEER PACKET:  Horry Tournament Volunteer 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.