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2014-2015 FIRST Tech Challenge Winners

 

The top four teams advancing to the Eastern Super Regional in Scranton PA in March will be:

#121 Aquidneck Island Robotics,
#154 Burrillville,
#5030 Mt. Hope HS
#8129 Warwick Veterans Memorial High School.

 

Teams in the Final match were:

Winning Alliance Award

This award will be given to the winning alliance represented in the final match of the competition, usually consisting of three teams.

#154 Burrillville,
#8129 Warwick Veterans
#121 Aquidneck Island Robotics

 

Finalist Alliance Award

This award will be given to the finalist alliance represented in the final match of the competition, usually consisting of three teams

#4531 Mt. Hope HS,
#6217 The Fellowship 
#5030 Mt. Hope HS

 

FIRST Judges Awards

Inspire Award

This formally judged award is given to the team that truly embodied the ‘challenge’ of the FTC program. The team that receives this award is chosen by the judges as having best represented a role model FTC Team. This team is a top contender for all other judging categories and is a strong competitor on the field.

Top 3 Teams for this award were:
#121 Aquidneck Island - winner
#5030 Mt. Hope High School
#6527 N. Kingstown  High School
 

Think Award

This judged award is given to the team that best reflects the “journey” the team took as they experienced the engineering design process during the build season. The engineering notebook is the key reference for judges to help identify the most deserving team.

Top 3 teams for this award were:
#8129 Warwick Veterans - winner
#6527 N. Kingstown High School 
#5030 Mt. Hope High School

 

Connect Award

This judged award is given to the team that most connected with their local community and the engineering community.

The top 3 teams for this award were:
#6527 N. Kingstown High School - winner 
#6217 The Fellowship
#6891 Central Falls High School

 

Rockwell Collins Innovate Award

The Rockwell Collins Innovate Award celebrates a team that not only thinks outside the box, but also has the ingenuity and inventiveness to make their designs come to life.

The top 3 teams for this award were:
#154 Burrillville - winner
#4531 Mt. Hope High School
#8129 Warwick Veterans

 

PTC Design Award

This judged award recognizes design elements of the robot that are both functional and aesthetic. All successful robots have innovative design aspects; however, the PTC Design Award is presented to teams that incorporate industrial design elements into their solution.

The top 3 teams for this award were:
#4578 North Providence High School - winner
#6527 North Kingstown High School
#5030 Mt. Hope High School

 

Motivate Award                                                                                                                                                 This judged award celebrates the team that exemplifies the essence of the FTC competition through team spirit and enthusiasm. They show their spirit through costumes and fun outfits, a team cheer or outstanding spirit.

The top 3 teams for this award were:
#6217 The Fellowship - winner 
#9009 Scituate High Scool
#252 The Wheeler School

 

 

 

For more information on the FIRST Tech Challenge or programs at New England Tech contact Erin Flynn at eflynn@neit.edu or 401-739-5000