Thanks for the super fast response!. Any idea why they were
calculating the average scores for the table games then? The
explanation I received was the best score was for the table score
award and the average was for the 40% eligibility. Based on last year,
I am led to believe it was more for incidental amusement and
On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 7:26 PM, Darlene Pantaleo <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> It works like this:
> 33% research project
> 33% robot design
> 33% core values (used to be called teamwork)
> If a team is a contender for the Champion Award, it must be in the top 40% of rankings at the tables. The only award otherwise based on the table scores is performance.
> Hope this clarifies things!
> On Dec 5, 2012, at 7:20 PM, Ashit Kumar wrote:
>> I am a little confused as to how the top 40% are counted for
>> eligibility for overall awards in the tournament. I was under the
>> impression that the teams top score in the table rounds is counted for
>> eligibility. Thereafter, the scores in the judging session are used to
>> determine the overall team scores.
>> During the regional tournament at Eagle Ridge MS, the scorekeepers
>> kept running averages for each team and told me that the average score
>> was used to determine eligibility (top 40%) and and contributed to the
>> overall score. This is not what I understood to be the case last year.
>> A clarification would be welcome.
>> Ash Kumar
>> Intersections Inc
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