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   - Becky Ann,
      Team Mentor

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2014 Northern California Regional Tournament Results

Here are the results for:

Overall Winners

The Overall winners for Botball are determined by Double Elimination rank, Seeding Round scores and Online and Onsite Documentation scores.

1 Los Altos Community Team (14-0453)
2 Los Altos Community Team (14-0083)
3 Los Altos Community Team (14-0636)
4 Polaris (14-0535)
5 Los Altos Community Team (14-0323)

Double Elimination

Robots from two different teams compete on the game board simultaneously in an effort to score as many points as possible, but also to keep their opponent from scoring. Double Elimination placement makes up about one-third of the overall Botball score.

1 Los Altos Community Team (14-0083)
2 Polaris (14-0535)
3 Hayward High School Robotics and Engineering Society (14-0213)
4 Los Altos Community Team (14-0453)

Seeding

In the Seeding Rounds, team's run their robots unopposed and attempt to score the most points possible. Seeding round scores determine initial placement in the Double Elimination bracket and account for about one-third of each team's overall score.

1 Los Altos Community Team (14-0453)
2 Los Altos Community Team (14-0636)
3 Los Altos Community Team (14-0323)
4 Hillsdale High School Robotics Team (14-0195)

Judges' Choice Awards

Throughout the tournament, the judges select teams to be singled out for Judges' Choice awards for excellence in a variety of categories.

Trophies

Overall Judges' Choice Polaris (14-0535)
Spirit of Botball Lighthouse Community Charter School (14-0099)
KISS Award Los Altos Community Team (14-0323)

Certificates

Outstanding Engineering Los Altos Community Team (14-0399)
Outstanding Programming Los Altos Community Team (14-0453)
Outstanding Sub-System Los Altos Community Team (14-0636)
Outstanding Use of Sensors Los Altos Community Team (14-0083)

Complete Results