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Post-tournament:

We have posted photos from the tournament!

Tournament Results:

Spreadsheet with final elimination matrix

Spreadsheet with AM number assignment, qualification rank, and individual AM performance sheets for each team

Awards


Sharon at Blackstone:

Eight teams from SYRA attended this event:  Sharon A (The S.T.A.R.T.), Sharon B (Black Botz), Sharon C (Nanobots), Sharon D (BBQ Bots), Think Outside the Bots, NXT Lego Legendaries, Ghengis Khan Robots of Mansfield and the XBots.

Members of Team Unlimited (FTC 0001) served as referee monitors, with Coach John Pilvines acting as Head Referee.

Here are the ranks and 5 seeding round scores for the Sharon teams:

Rank

Team

1

2

3

4

5

2

 Sharon A

320

320

265

205

320

3

 Ghengis

145

320

155

135

240

11

 Sharon B

255

0

215

175

275

12

 Sharon D

150

200

225

275

270

13

 Think Outside

195

270

260

205

175

16

 Xbots

195

75

165

165

260

29

 Sharon C

185

195

205

205

205

30

 NLL

175

165

150

205

195

There were 64 teams competing.

In the afternoon are the single-elimination rounds for all 64 teams.

#2 Sharon A advanced all the way to the finals, knocking Sharon B out in the top 8.

#3 Ghengis was knocked in the second round by NLL, due to a scoring error by a Ref.

#11 Sharon B (Black Botz) was knocked out in the top 8 by Sharon A.

#12 Sharon D (BBQ Bots) was knocked out in the second round.

#13 Think Outside was knocked out in the top 16 by the #4 ranked team.

#16 XBOTS was knocked out in the top 16 by the #1 ranked team.

#29 Sharon C (Nanobots) was knocked out in the first round.

#30 NLL was knocked out in the top 16 by the #14 ranked team.

Overall, we had 1 team in the finals and semi-finals, and 2 of 8 in the quarter finals, and 6 of the top 16 teams.

Several teams also won awards:

The S.T.A.R.T.: Most Photogenic

Black Botz: 1st Overall Design

BBQ Bots: 2nd Overall Design

NXT Lego Legendaries: Robust Design

Think Outside the Bots: 2nd in Creative Presentation

Four teams qualified for the state championship in Worcester:  Black Botz, BBQ Bots, Think Outside the Bots, and NXT Lego Legendaries.


Pre-tournament: SYRA runoffs were held on Wednesday 11-19-08 at the Girl Scout House to determine which Sharon Eagle Robotics teams will represent us at the Blackstone Regional FLL tournament to be held Saturday 11-22-08.  Rankings were as follows:

  1st 2nd 3rd Ave project score Blackstone team
 The S.T.A.R.T. 320 215 310 315.0 95.0 410.0  Sharon A (91) - team 19
 Masterminds 130 120 120 125.0 50.0 175.0  
 Nanobots 165 115 205 185.0 75.0 260.0  Sharon C (7121) - team 17
 BBQ Bots 195 70 155 175.0 80.0 255.0  Sharon D (7700) - team 18
 Boom Bots 140 230 145 187.5 55.0 242.5  
 Black Botz 265 285 275 280.0 95.0 375.0  Sharon B (7120) - team 16
 nXtperts 105 130 65 117.5 0.0 117.5  

The teams that didn't qualify this time will have first call for any additional slots that we may qualify for at Quincy or Brookline..

A great job by all 7 teams in the runoff!

The doors will open at the Blackstone Valley Regional Technical High School at 7:00 AM.  Opening announcements in the new Competition Center at 8:00 am.  The first matches start at 9:00 am, with 5 matches to achieve your best score, to seed for the afternoon single-elimination matches.  The final elimination matches will start at 12:30 pm.  The awards ceremony should start around 3:00 pm, and the tournament should be over by 4:00 pm.

The competition will include 64 teams (the largest of the Massachusetts tournaments), including 7 from the SYRA.  Members of Team Unlimited will be present, volunteering to referee the tournament.

Participating teams and assigned numbers (.pdf)

Download morning qualifying rounds (.pdf)

Download morning judging schedule (.pdf)

Download Afternoon elimination rounds (.pdf) - rankings determined after morning

Location: Blackstone Valley Regional Technical High School

65 Pleasant Street  Upton MA 01568   (directions to school)

Contact:  Michael Norton   (508) 529-7758 x2310    mikeanorton@msn.com



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