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Week 3 in New England FRC: #NENShore and #NE_WNE

Updated: May 21, 2022

We're halfway through FRC district qualifiers in New England! Week 3 spanned the entirety of Massachusetts from west to east. The rankings report for the district is slowly filling in: https://frc-events.firstinspires.org/2022/district/NE.


In the west, 36 teams from 5 out of the 6 New England states prepared for RAPID REACT takeoff at the Western NE District Event. We were hosted at Western New England University throughout March 18th through 20th. Click here to read local coverage of the event from WNEU.



 

In the eastern half of the state, the North Shore District Event celebrated 38 teams from Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Connecticut competing at Reading Memorial High School.





Congratulations to all Western NE award winners:


Outstanding Volunteer Award: Volunteer Coordinator Carol Scully

Dean's List Semi-Finalists: Alyssa P. from FRC 195, the Cyberknights from Southington, CT and Jack R. from FRC 2712, Power Surge from Waterbury, CT


Chairman's Award: FRC 2168, Aluminum Flacons from Groton, CT

Engineering Inspiration Award: FRC 3654, TechTigers from Middletown, CT


Rookie All Star Award: FRC 8604, Alpha Centauri from Lexington, MA


NE FIRST Western NE District Event Champions:

FRC 176, Aces High from Windsor Locks, CT

FRC 177, Bobcat Robotics from South Windsor, CT

FRC 7127, LongMetal from Longmeadow, MA


NE FIRST Western NE District Event Finalists:

FRC 2168, Aluminum Flacons from Groton, CT

FRC 228, GUS from Meriden, CT

FRC 195, Cyberknights from Southington, CT


Highest Rookie Seed: FRC 8709, Pathfinder Tech from Palmer, MA

Imagery Award in honor of Jack Kamen: FRC 7153, Aetos Dios from Manchester, CT

Gracious Professionalism Award: FRC 195, Cyberknights from Southington, CT

Team Spirit Award: FRC 5112, The Gongoliers from Foster/Glocester, RI

Rookie Inspiration Award: FRC 8709, Pathfinder Tech from Palmer, MA

Autonomous Award sponsored by Ford: FRC 176, Aces High from Windsor Locks, CT

Creativity Award sponsored by Rockwell Automation: FRC 1740, Cyber Colonels from Ledyard, CT

Quality Award: FRC 2370, IBOTS from Rutland, VT