2016-2017 Starstruck

VEX Team 6260 Mercury competed in the 2016/17 game, STARSTRUCK at qualifying tournaments around Hillsborough County. Team qualified for and competed at the Florida State Tournament where they also qualified for a slot at the U.S. National.  Unfortunately, they could not attend because all slots were taken.

2016-2017 STARSTRUCK

VEX Robotics Competition Starstruck is played on a 12 ft x 12 ft foam-mat, surrounded by a sheet metal and lexan perimeter. There are thirty-two Stars and Cubes which teams can Score into Zones; teams also score points for Hanging above various heights. Matches are played on a field set up as illustrated in the figures below. Two Alliances – one “red” and one “blue” – composed of two teams each, compete in each Match. The object of the game is to attain a higher score than the opposing Alliance by Scoring your Stars and Cubes in your Zones and by Hanging Robots on your Hanging Bar.

Team Captains
VEX 6260:  Riccelo Guidorizzi

 

Awards

Excellence Award

 

Competitions

3d Annual VEX VRC Starstruck State Qualifier – January 2017

Mercury ranked 10

Greater Tampa VEX League – February 2017

Mercury ranked 18

Bayside VEX Robotics Competition – February 2017

Mercury ranked 3.  Tournament Champion

Florida VEX State Tournament – February 2017

Mercury ranked 24

Robots

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