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2010 New York / New Jersey 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

1 Peddie School (10-0313 )
2 Trumbull High School (10-0097 )
3 Peddie School (10-0325 )
4 MMI Preparatory School (10-0266 )
5 Xavier High School (10-0010 )

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.


Best Online Documentation Trophy Peddie School (10-0313)
Best Online Documentation Trophy Trumbull High School (10-0097)


Online Documentation Regis High School (10-0114)
Online Documentation MMI Preparatory School (10-0267)
Online Documentation MMI Preparatory School (10-0266)
Onsite Presentation MMI Preparatory School (10-0267 )

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.

1 Peddie School (10-0313 )
2 Peddie School (10-0325 )
3 Xavier High School (10-0010 )
4 Trumbull High School (10-0097 )

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: 32.9

Tournament Max Seed Score: 234.5, by the Peddie School (10-0313)

1 Peddie School (10-0313 )
2 Peddie School (10-0325 )
3 Xavier High School (10-0010 )
4 Trumbull High School (10-0097 )

Alliance Challenge

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

1st MMI Preparatory School (10-0266) and Thurgood Marshall Academy (Middle School) (10-0125)

Judges' Choice

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


Overall Judges Choice Xavier High School (10-0010 )
KISS Trophy Trumbull High School (10-0097 )
Outstanding Middle School Thurgood Marshall Academy (Middle School) (10-0125)
Spirit of Botball MMI Preparatory School (10-0266, 10-0267 )


Judges Choice for Use of Sensors Renaissance Charter School (10-0084 )
Judges Choice for Efficient Duck Collecting MMI Prepartory School (10-0266)
Judges Choice for Re-engineering Myra S. Barnes - I.S. 24 (10-0005 )
Zombie Arm Award The Young Women's Leadership School (10-0355 )
Team of One Award Randolph High School (10-0353 )
Simpler is Sometimes Better Award Thurgood Marshall Academy (10-0124 )