This one-day event featured 30 FRC teams that competed on a basketball court-sized field, playing the 2015 FIRST Robotics Competition game Recycle Rush.
Two rookie teams, FRC 5944 from Mooresville and FRC 6012 from Bedford attended the event, along with FRC 4781, a returning veteran team. Thanks to teams , FRC 461, FRC 3940 and FRC 4211 for lending robots to the teams.
Here is the handout with all the teams and the schedule of events
Congratulations to Vikas, a senior on team FRC 868, who took home the $1,000 Art Anderson Memorial Scholarship and congratulations to Brant Bowen for receiving the,“AndyMark Award of Awesomeness”.
This year a grand total of 3,000 items were brought in for the Ronald McDonald House. Thank you to all teams who participated in the challenge and congratulations to FRC 461 for bringing in the most items this year!
During the competition the following teams were recognized with awards from the CAGE Match judges:
Judges’ Award - Triple Threat - FRC 3138
Best Display – FRC 3940
Best Elevator Speech – FRC 1747
Best Fans –FRC 5188
Best Team Branding –FRC 1741
Coolest Robot Feature –FRC 1720
Innovation in Material Usage –FRC 3180
Most Thoughtful Strategy – FRC 1024
Starship Enterprise –FRC 234
STEM Awareness –FRC 135
Unique Community Outreach – FRC 461
Events like this couldn’t take place without sponsors. This year we would like to highlight and give thanks to Andy Mark for all the help that you give to the teams, and to Mike Trapp from Water Jet Cutting of Indiana for the awesome trophies! Thanks to EMT, Far Out Fred’s, Pierogi Love Indy, and Taste of the Caribbean food trucks for coming to the event and providing yummy lunches!
We also would to thank the volunteers for your time and for making CAGE Match 2015 a huge success.