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Team Social Ticket Deadline Extended

Hey everyone!  We just received confirmation from our food supplier that they don’t need a headcount until 48 hours before the Team Social, so we’ve extended the signup deadline to 12:00PM Wednesday, March 22.  Click here to order your tickets!

Team Social Tickets Available until 2PM Today!

If you are planning to purchase Team Social tickets, the deadline is 2:00 PM today.  Don’t miss out!  Visit our Team Social page for more info and to sign up.

“How’s My Team Doing??”

“Does anyone know the scores for my team?  How are they doing? What are they ranked?” These questions come up often during a FIRST Tech Challenge event.  This year, we’re doing our best to help simplify the way you get your answers to these questions.  We’ve teamed up with The Purple Alliance to bring you …

Tiaras and Suspenders!

We’re not just about robots, we like to have a little fun during the event, too!  Everyone is encouraged (not required) to bring your favorite tiara or crown and show your royalty for Tiara Friday, and wear your favorite suspenders for Suspender Saturday.  Looking forward to all the cool gear!

South Super-Regional Advancing Teams Updated

Want to get to know all the teams going to the South Super-Regional in 2017?  Check out the Advancing Teams page for links to most of the teams!  If you want to update your team’s link, let us know at

Compass and Promote Award Submissions

The process for submitting Compass and Promote Award Videos has just been posted!  Visit the Compass and Promote Awards page under Teams for more information.

Updated Team Info!

Some of the team information has just been updated!  New items include: Team Schedules (upcoming publishing date), Lunch Pre-Orders, Team Social, Information for teams to invite VIPs for tours, and Robot Doctor.

11 Weeks Away…

It’s hard to imagine that over the next 11 weeks, all of the State competitions will be held and all advancing teams will be known.  So far, two teams have advanced from the Arkansas Championship held in December, and more teams will be advancing from the upcoming Alabama Championship on January 21.  We are excited …