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KANSAS BEST

Kansas BEST 2014: Blade Runner

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Kick Off
WSU Metroplex, 29th & Oliver
September 13, 2014, 9:00am-12:00pm (check-in begins at 8:00am)


Practice Day
Heskett Center, WSU Campus
October 18, 2014, 9:00am-2:00pm (check-in begins at 8:00am)


Game Day
Hartman Arena
October 25, 2014, 9:00am-4:00pm (check-in begins at 7:30am)

 

Game Day Results

BEST Award

This is the most prestigious award presented each year. It is based on the overall evaluation of each team's project notebook, oral presentations, table display, interviews, overall spirit, sportsmanship, and robot performance.
1st Place BEST  - Wichita Home School
2nd Place BEST  - Circle High School
3rd Place BEST - Rose Hill High School
4th Place BEST - Campus High School

Game Award

This award is presented to the team whose robot wins the game day competitions (places in seeding rounds, and wins the elimination rounds).
1st Place Game - Ambassadors for Christ Academy
2nd Place Game - Wichita Home School
3rd Place Game  - Valley Center High School
4th Place Game - Circle High School

Special Awards

Founders Award (Textron Aviaton)

This award is presented in honor of the founders of BEST Robotics for the most unique robotics hardware design and game strategies (both offensive and defensive).
1st Place - Vallley Center High School
2nd Place - Ambassadors for Christ Academy
3rd Place - Circle High School

Most Robust Design Award (Spirit AeroSystems)

This award is presented to the team whose robot demonstrates excellent reliability and minimum maintenance during the contest.
1st Place - Andover Central High School
2nd Place (tie) - Valley Center High School and Ambassadors for Christ Academy
3rd Place - Wichita Homeschool

Spirit Award (WSU)

1st Place - Wichita Homeschool
2nd Place - Circle High School
3rd Place - Rose Hill High School

Sportsmanship Award (Chosen by Teams)

This award is presented to the team displaying the best attributes of sportsmanship and enthusiasm during the competition. It is selected by the student teams.
1st Place - Rose Hill High School
2nd Place - Circle High School
3rd Place - Wichita Homeschool

Kansas BEST also recognized teams for these awards:

Notebook Award

1st Place - Wichita Homeschool
2nd Place - Circle High School
3rd Place - Rose Hill High School

Presentation Award

1st Place - Wichita Homeschool
2nd Place - Circle High School
3rd Place - Rose Hill High School

Exhibit Award

1st Place - Circle High School
2nd Place - Wichita Homeschool
3rd Place - Rose Hill High School

Best BEST T-Shirt Award

1st Place - Pike Valley High School
2nd Place - Campus High School
3rd Place - Augusta High School

Prairie Chickens Saved Award (Special Award for 2014!)

1st Place - Campus High School
2nd Place - El Dorado High School
3rd Place - Pike Valley High School

Tweeteriffic Award (Best tweet during Game Day Competition)

1st Place - Council Grove High School
2nd Place - Rose Hill High School