Tri-County 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 3, 2016

TIME:  8:00 – 4:00

LOCATION:  Tri-County Technical College

ADDRESS:  7900 Highway 76, Pendleton, SC 29670

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.

 


SPONSORS

Thank you to our sponsors TriCounty Technical College and Bosch for supporting the Cherokee Regional Qualifier

 


PARTICIPATING TEAMS

Team Name Affiliation Award(s)
3362 The Tornado of Ideas Due West Robotics Champion, 1st Robot Game
11628 Team Shark Bait Starr-Iva Middle
11629 Bee Mechanical Starr-Iva Middle 1st Core Values
14389 Soaring Eagles Starr Elementary
15222 Lakeside Aliens Lakeside Middle Judges Award
15629 Midnight Sparkz Due West Robotics 1st Robot Design
19574 Roblocks Starr Elementary 1st Project
20808 Lego Legends Mt Lebanon Elementary Against All Odds
23594 RoBows Mt Lebanon Elementary
23747 Rampaging Rhinobots Home School Rising Star
24306 Iva Elementary Iva Elementary
24722 HPMS - Cubs Honea Path Middle
26325 Rock Robotics Flat Rock Elementary

The top thirty percent of the competing teams advance to the state championship. Teams listed in bold advanced to the West State Championship on January 14, 2017 at Easley High School.

 


INFORMATION FOR TEAMS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR:  Ken Fletcher

EVENT FEE:  $50

EVENT PAYMENT METHOD:  

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.