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2010 New Mexico Regional Tournament Results

On Saturday, March 20th, Botball teams competed in the New Mexico Regional Botball Tournament.

The New Mexico tournament took place at the James B. Delameter Activity Center on the New Mexico State University campus in Las Cruces, NM.

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 San Jon (R.E.A.P.) Team 2 (10-0183 )
2nd San Jon (R.E.A.P.) Team 1 (10-0108 )
3rd Young Women in Computing (10-0236 )
4th Deming High School (10-0265 )
5th Ysleta High School (10-0229 )

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 San Jon (R.E.A.P.) team 2 (10-0183 )
2nd San Jon (R.E.A.P.) Team 1 (10-0108 )
3rd Young Women in Computing (10-0236 )
4th Deming High School (10-0265 )

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: 7
Tournament Max Seed Score: 20, scored by San Jon (R.E.A.P.) Team 2(10-0183 )

1 San Jon (R.E.A.P.) Team 2 (10-0183 )
2 San Jon (R.E.A.P.) Team 1 (10-0108 )
3 Young Women in Computing (10-0235 )
3 Young Women in Computing (10-0236 )

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

Outstanding Middle School Young Women in Computing Science (10-0235)
KISS Award Ysleta High School
Spirit of Botball Young Wmen in Computing Science (10-0236)
Overall Judges' Choice San Jon High School (10-0108)

Certificates

Outstanding Onsite Presentation Deming High School (10-0265)
Outstanding Engineering San Jon High School (10-0183)
Most Promising Design Deming High School (10-0107)