Pennsylvania FTC Championship Tournament

2014-2015 Season - Championship Tournament

Event Information


Saturday February 28, 2015
7:30 am - 6:30 pm


Millersville University
Student Memorial Center
Shenks Lane
Millersville, PA 17551


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6:00 PMEarly Robot and Field Inspection Opens
8:30 PMEarly Robot and Field Inspection Closes
7:00 AMVolunteers Arrive and Check-in
7:30 AMTeams Arrive and Check-in
Robot and Field Inspection Opens
8:20 AMJudge Interviews Begin
10:15 AMRobot and Field Inspection Closes
Only teams with inspected robots will compete
10:30 AMDrivers Meeting On Competition Field
10:45 AMOpening Ceremonies
11:00 AMQualification Matches Begin
12:30 PMLunch Break
1:15 PMQualification Matches Resume
3:30 PMStart Semifinals
4:45 PMStart Finals
6:00 PMAwards and Closing Ceremonies
6:30 PMEvent Complete

Team Registration Information

Participating Teams

Team #Team NameOrganizationLocationQualifierAdvancement Award
61OzoneOxford RoboticsOxford, PASoutheastern PAHost Team
118Steel HornetsEmmaus High SchoolEmmaus, PALehigh ValleyHost Team
230AmpereUpper Dublin High SchoolFort Washington, PAEastern PAFinalist Alliance First Pick
237MFS HawksMoorestown Friends SchoolMoorestown, NJLehigh ValleyFinalist Alliance Captain
365MOEFIRST State RoboticsWilmington, DESoutheastern PAWinning Alliance Captain
395Archmere RobaukticsArchmere AcademyClaymont, DEEastern PAWinning Alliance Second Pick
3113Some Disassembly RequiredTroop 793Glenelg, MDSoutheastern PAInspire Award Winner
4185Silver SoldiersGPARSECPottstown, PASouth Central PAConnect Award Winner
4347NanoGurusNanoGurus RoboticsMorris Plains, NJSouth Central PAWinning Alliance Captain
4399AutobotsTCHS-BrandywineDowningtownSouth Central PAFinalist Alliance First Pick
4433Smokin' MotorsConrad Weiser High SchoolRobesonia, PASoutheastern PAInspire Award Finalist 2
4856Minnie MASHFriends of 401Chester Springs, PASouth Central PAInspire Award Finalist 3
5169Watt's Up?Say Watt RoboticsEdison, NJCentral PAInspire Award Winner
5319WolverinesBuffalo Academy of Science Charter SchoolBuffalo, NYSouthwestern PAWinning Alliance Second Pick
5320RoboLancers GoldCentral High SchoolPhiladelphia, PAPhiladelphiaAward Finalist 2
5484EnderbotsCorningCorning, PALehigh ValleyAward Finalist 3
5488RoboDragonsFreire Charter SchoolPhiladelphia, PAEastern PAFinalist Alliance Captain
5506Robo OwlsEdison High SchoolPhiladelphia, PAPhiladelphiaWinning Alliance Captain
5910SparksAcademy of Notre DameVillanova, PALehigh ValleyAward Finalist 2
5968Westfield RoboticsWestfield High SchoolWestfield, NJEastern PAInspire Award Finalist 3
6022TBD - To Be DeterminedAurora High School / Aurora RoboticsAurora, OHSouthwestern PAInspire Award Finalist 2
6045foobarOxford RoboticsOxford, PACentral PAWinning Alliance Captain
6191Short CircuitsCentral Bucks High School SouthWarrington, PALehigh ValleyWinning Alliance First Pick
6378JaybotsCentral Columbia High SchoolBloomsburg, PACentral PAWinning Alliance First Pick
6552N.E.R.D.S.Northeast High SchoolPhiladelphia, PAPhiladelphiaInspire Award Winner
6640RobotussinShady Side AcademyPittsburgh, PASouthwestern PAHost Team
6676RoboLancers CrimsonCentral High SchoolPhiladelphia, PAPhiladelphiaHost Team
6964Team IgutechIgutech IncSchnecksville, PACentral PAInspire Award Finalist 3
7244Out of the BoxIndependentThorndale, PACentral PAInspire Award Finalist 2
7423Flaming PhoenixUnionville-Chadds Ford School DistrictKennett Square, PASouth Central PAInspire Award Finalist 2
8393The Giant Diencephalic BrainSTEM Robotics TeamBrainSTEM Learning, LLCBaden, PASouthwestern PAInspire Award Finalist 3
8468The Iron StructFamily FriendsEnola, PALehigh ValleyWinning Alliance Second Pick
8509Steel SerpentsCreative Learning CollaborativeCanonsburg, PASouthwestern PAFinalist Alliance Captain
8528Rhyme Know ReasonFirst State RoboticsWilmington, DEEastern PAThink Award Winner
8645Robotic DogesLaurel Highlands Education and RoboticsHollsopple, PASouth Central PAWinning Alliance Second Pick
8992The Eternity CodersPALCS-University Scholars ProgramWest Chester, PAEastern PAWinning Alliance Captain

Event Results

Competition Results

Winning Alliance

8645 Robotic Doges - Captain

6022 TBD - To Be Determined

5319 Wolverines

Finalist Alliance

8509 Steel Serpents - Captain

6045 foobar

5484 Enderbots

RankingsMatch Details
Elimination Bracket

Judged Awards

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Judges' Award

5506 Robo Owls - Winner

Award Details

Compass Award

Mike Dobbins of
5484 Enderbots
- Winner

Jim Rumbaugh of
4433 Smokin' Motors
- Honorable Mention

Paul Chemmanoor of
8468 The Iron Struct
- Honorable Mention

Award Details

Promote Award

6022 TBD - To Be Determined - Winner

365 MOE - 2nd Place

5484 Enderbots - 3rd Place

Award Details

Control Award

8645 Robotic Doges - Winner

4433 Smokin' Motors - 2nd Place

8393 The Giant Diencephalic BrainSTEM Robotics Team - 3rd Place

Award Details

Motivate Award

5488 RoboDragons - Winner

8509 Steel Serpents - 2nd Place

7423 Flaming Phoenix - 3rd Place

Award Details

Connect Award

8528 Rhyme Know Reason - Winner

7244 Out of the Box - 2nd Place

4347 NanoGurus - 3rd Place

Award Details

Rockwell Collins Innovate Award

4433 Smokin' Motors - Winner

6964 Team Igutech - 2nd Place

4347 NanoGurus - 3rd Place

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PTC Design Award

365 MOE - Winner

7244 Out of the Box - 2nd Place

7423 Flaming Phoenix - 3rd Place

Award Details

Think Award

4347 NanoGurus - Winner

8528 Rhyme Know Reason - 2nd Place

7244 Out of the Box - 3rd Place

Award Details

Inspire Award

7244 Out of the Box - Winner

7423 Flaming Phoenix - 2nd Place

4347 NanoGurus - 3rd Place

Award Details


The teams in the table below advanced to the East Super-Regional Championship at the time of this event.

The final list of teams advancing from this Championship is available on the East Super-Regional Championship webpage. That final advancement list may be different than this initial advancement list due to changes in teams’ availability.

Rank Team # Team Name Location Award
1 7244 Out of the Box Thorndale, PA Inspire Award Winner
2 8645 Robotic Doges Hollsopple, PA Winning Alliance Captain
3 7423 Flaming Phoenix Kennett Square, PA Inspire Award Finalist 2
4 6022 TBD - To Be Determined Aurora, OH Winning Alliance 1st Pick
5 4347 NanoGurus Morris Plains, NJ Inspire Award Finalist 3
6 5319 Wolverines Buffalo, NY Winning Alliance 2nd Pick
7 8509 Steel Serpents Canonsburg, PA Finalist Alliance Captain