Robotomies Headed to New England District Championship

The Groton-Dunstable Robotics team has been invited for the first time in the team’s history to participate in the New England District Championship at the XL Center in Hartford (1 Civic Center Plaza) this Thursday, Friday and Saturday (April 14, 15 and 16).  The event is scheduled for:

  • 9AM – 7PM on Thursday, April 14
  • 9AM – 6PM on Friday, April 15
  • 9AM – 6PM on Saturday, April 16

Team 1277 Qualifying Match Schedule

  • 9 – Thurs 2:05PM
  • 21 – Thurs 3:42PM
  • 30 – Thurs 4:55PM
  • 36 – Thurs 5:43PM
  • 43 – Thurs 6:40PM
  • 56 – Fri 10:29AM
  • 65 – Fri 11:42AM
  • 83 – Fri 3:10PM
  • 88 – Fri 3:51PM
  • 103 – Sat 9:00AM
  • 109 – Sat 9:49AM
  • 121 – Sat 11:26AM

Live streaming of the event will be available on the nefirst.org web site Details about the competition can be found under the NE District Championship event tab. If the team does well enough in their qualifiers, then they will move on to the final elimination rounds on Saturday afternoon.

The Robotomies would like to cordially invite you to attend the New England District Championship at the XL Center in Hartford on either Friday, April 15 or Saturday, April 16. This is the first time the team has been invited to attend the district championship in the 13 years the team has been around. Invited guests will receive a guided tour and special seating. If you are able to attend, please RSVP at http://conta.cc/1MZGmzK so that FIRST can plan for your visit. There will be a seating section on the concourse level above sections 121-122 reserved for special guests. I know it is short notice, but if you are able to make the trip we would love to have you share in the excitement of our accomplishment of making it to the championships!