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Robot Tournament coming here next Saturday

Started by Jerry, 2007-04-21T13:37:55-05:00 (Saturday)

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Next Saturday we are hosting a regional middle and high school robotics tournament.

Information is below.

Come and watch - maybe cheer on your school.

Please help me spread the word - we would like to get a big audience. Send word to anyone you think would be interested, particularly middle and high school teachers. We would like to get more schools participating next year.



Robots are taking over the Morris University Center!!!

The 1st annual Greater St. Louis Botball Tournament is coming to SIUE!

See teams from regional middle and high schools put their robots to the test in a head-to-head competition.

When: Saturday, April 28th. Doors open at 8 am, Seeding rounds begin at 9:30 am, Double Elimination rounds begin about 1:30 pm

What: Autonomous robots (no remote control!) will save people from an impending volcano eruption.

Where: Second Floor of the Morris University Center

Who: Everyone is welcome!  Come see the robots!  Cheer on your favorite school!

SPREAD THE WORD â€ââ,¬Å" This is a fun event to watch for kids and adults.

Teams include:

Columbia High School  Columbia, IL
De La Salle Middle School  St. Louis, MO
Edwardsville High School  Edwardsville, IL
Hazelwood West High School  Hazelwood, MO
Highland High School  Highland, IL
Ladue Middle School  St. Louis, MO
Liberty Middle School  Edwardsville, IL
Lincoln Middle School  Edwardsville, IL
Parkway North High School  Creve Coeur, MO
SIUE Charter High School  East St. Louis, IL
St Mary's School  Edwardsville, IL

For more information: www.botball.org

"Make a Little Bird House in Your Soul" - TMBG...

Shaun Martin

Do you need any volunteers to help with the competition?
Shaun Martin
SIUE Alumni
Associate IT Analyst, AT&T Services, Inc. St. Louis, MO.

Ross Mead

I created a Facebook Event for the Greater St. Louis Botball Regional @ SIUE.  I invite you all to attend; RSVP, and invite your friends!  Hope to see you there! :-D


Quotemartins wrote:
Do you need any volunteers to help with the competition?

We have some volunteers already (Ross, Kate, Jeff), but we could use one or two more.

We need someone to take pictures and videos that we can post on the robotics website.

"Make a Little Bird House in Your Soul" - TMBG...