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Vex Robotics Competition at McAdory Middle School

Vex Robotics Competition at McAdory Middle School
Posted on 02/11/2016
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McAdory Middle School 
February 20, 2016

WHAT: Middle and high school students from Alabama will descend upon McAdory Middle School on February 20, 2016 for the Nothing But Net, VEX Robotics Competition. Over 30 robots/teams will come together for a non-stop, action-packed day of competition where they will battle against each other with robots created from VEX EDR. Participants will square off in the game VEX Robotics Competition Nothing But Net, which is played by scoring colored balls in high and low goals and by elevating robots in a designated climbing zone. 

The Nothing But Net, VEX Robotics Competition is one in a series of tournaments supported by the REC Foundation and various national, regional and local sponsors.  The competition season culminates each spring, with the top performing teams from local and state VEX Robotics Competitions competing against each other at VEX Worlds. At VEX Worlds, these exemplarily teams will have the opportunity to challenge their top-ranked peers from over 30 countries around the world, including Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, India, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom and the United States of America.  

WHERE: McAdory Middle School
5450 Yellow Jacket Blvd
McCalla, AL 35111

WHEN: Saturday, February 20, 2016


Schedule/Agenda Tentative Event Schedule
8:00 AM Sign-in/Practice/Inspections
8:00 AM Concession Stand Opens
8:50 AM Drivers and Coaches Meeting
9:00 AM Opening Ceremony
9:10 AM - 12:30 PM Qualification Rounds
12:30 PM 1:00 PM Lunch (Driver and Programming Skills)
1:00 PM 2:00 PM Complete Qualification Rounds
2:10 PM Alliance Selections
2:30 PM Alliance Elimination Matches
4:00 PM - Awards and Closing Ceremony

CONTACT: Mr. James Mcleod, Principal
Phone: (205) 379-4730