2016 Moore County Schools Winter Warrior FTC Champion

Event Schedule        2

Competition Layout & Setup        4

Arrival        5

What to Bring        5

Lunch will be provided for students and staff        5

Protective Eyewear is required for all competitors        5

Pit Area        5

Engineering Notebook        6

Signage for You School / Advertise        6

Steps of Game Play        8

Rules of the Game        9

Winning Criteria        10

2016 Engineering and Design Champion        10

Winter Warrior Champion:        10

Event Schedule

9:30 - Arrival/Registration

9:30-11:00 - Interviews/Pictures/Practice on Field


Interview Time (Pit-Area  Classroom)

Picture (Aux Gym)

Software / Hardware Inspection (Aux Gym)

Union Pines High School 10668

 9:30 - 9:40



Union Pines High School 11622

9:43 - 9:53



New Century 9478

9:56 - 10:06



Pinecrest High School 11614

10:09 - 10:19



Pinecrest High School 10637

10:22 - 10:32



West Pine 11543

10:35 - 10:45



North Moore High School 10683*

10:48 - 10:58



11:00 - 11:15 - Opening Ceremony

11:20 - 12:40 Rounds 1 - 7

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12:40 - 1:10 - Lunch

        Lunch provided for competitors and coaches in the Pit Area

1:10 - 2:35 Rounds 8 - 14

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2:35 - 2:55 Alliance Selection / Championship Round

3:00 - 3:15 Awards / Trophies / Picture

Competition Layout & Setup

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What to Bring

Lunch will be provided for students and staff

Email Will Herring (wherring@ncmcs.net) with a total number of meals needed by your team.

Teams are responsible for any snacks and or drinks during other times

Food and drink of all kinds are strictly prohibited

Protective Eyewear is required for all competitors

They must meet the specifications laid out in your FTC manual.

ANSI Z87.1 certified safety glasses

Pit Area

We will provide at least 1 table and electricity sufficient for Robot and controller phones

Bring anything else you might need including tool kit and power tools

Make sure you bring eyewear, chargers and adaptors for all of your devices

Engineering Notebook

Your will need your engineering notebook, field and robot inspection checklists

Robot Inspection Checklist (complete before your inspection)

Field (software) Inspection Checklist (complete before your inspection)

Signage for You School / Advertise

Parents and public are welcome. Put it out there on Twitter, FaceBook, and others so kids (and you) get the recognition deserved for hours of work.

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Steps of Game Play

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Rules of the Game

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Winning Criteria

Teams compete in two related but separate competitions.

2016 Engineering and Design Champion

The 2016 Engineering and Design Champion will be determined by a 3 person panel that will examine the Engineering Notebook and interview team members about their work in creating the competition robot. The Engineering Notebook will be measured against the criteria established by FTC (here).

Notebook Self-Reflection Checklist

The interview will be conducted as follows:

Pre Judge Self-Reflection Checklist

Winter Warrior Champion:

The Winter Warriors competition will begin with 14 rounds of qualifying play. The top two teams (as determined by the FTC scoring system) will be asked to select an alliance team member from the remaining five teams. Those 4 teams will play in 1 last championship match to determine our winner. The lead team for the winning alliance will take the trophy back to their home school. The winning team and their alliance team members (lead and selected ally) will win medals for winning the field competition.