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2010 Greater DC / Virginia Regional Tournament Results

Results for

Overall Winners

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

1st Dead Robot Society (10-0006 )
2nd Explorer Post 1010 (10-0160 )
3rd WT Woodson High School (10-0312 )
4th Explorer Post 1010 (10-0162 )
5th Cedar Brook Academy (10-0333 )

Outstanding Documentation

Botball teams are required to complete documentation covering their work on their competition robots. Documentation scores determine about one-third of each team's overall score.

Trophies

Best Online Documentation Trophy Explorer Post 1010 (10-0162 )
Best Online Documentation Trophy Dead Robot Society (10-0006 )


Certificates

Online Documentation WT Woodson High School (10-0312)
Online Documentation Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (10-0142)
Online Documentation Explorer Post 1010 (10-0160)
Online Documentation Centennial High School (10-0091)
Online Documentation Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (10-0143)
Online Documentation The Holton Arms School (10-0105)


Double Elimination Winners

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.

1st Dead Robot Society(10-0006 )
2nd Explorer Post 1010 (10-0160 )
3rd WT Woodson High School (10-0312 )
4th North County Botball (10-0218 )
Finalist Cedar Brook Academy (10-0333 )
Finalist Explorer Post 1010 (10-0162 )
Finalist Highlander Robotics (10-0128 )
Finalist Model Secondary School for the Deaf, Team 2 (10-0342 )


Seeding Rounds

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.

Tournament Avg. Seed Score: 23

Tournament Max Seed Score:181 , scored by Dead Robot Society(10-0006)

1st Dead Robot Society (10-0006 )
2nd Explorer Post 1010 (10-0160 )
3rd Cedar Brook Academy (10-0333 )
4th North County Botball (10-0218 )


Alliance Challenge

In the Alliance Challenge, teams and their robots have to work together to score as many points as possible.

1st The Stadium School (10-0226) and Reston Teen Center (10-0336)
2nd Great Mills High School (10-0250) and The Holton Arms School (10-0105)


Judges' Choice

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 Dead Robot Society (10-0006 )
KISS Trophy for Simple and Innovative Engineering Reston Teen Center (10-0336 )
Outstanding Middle School James Lee Computer Club House, Team 2 (10-0338)
Spirit of Botball Winston Churchill High School (10-0230)


Certificates

Judges Choice for Most Promising Design Thomas Jefferson School for Science and Technology (10-0143)
Judges Choice for Outstanding Programming Explorer Post 1010 (10-0162 )
Judges Choice for Outstanding Overall Design Explorer Post 1010 (10-0160 )
Judges Choice for Spirit Notre Dame Preparatory Academy (10-0223)
Judges Choice for Outstanding Rookie Team Capital City Public Charter School (10-0198)
Judges Choice for Most Effective Strategy James Lee Computer Clubhouse, Team 2 (10-0338 )
Judges Choice for Cooperative Alliance Capital City Charter School (10-0198 ) and Great Mills High School (10-0247)



Complete Standings