2016 Midwest Regional Competition

Congratulations to the four Northern Illinois Teams that competed at the Midwest Regional: 1625, Winnovation; 2039, Rockford Robotics; 3352, Flaming Monkeys; and 4655, Stateline Robotics. All four teams made it to the Eliminations Rounds.

Special shout-outs to the Flaming Monkeys for winning the Imagery Award, Rockford Robotics for winning the Gracious Professionalism Award, and  Winnovation for winning the Innovation in Control Award.

The Flaming Monkeys were also part of the winning alliance and will compete at the World Championship in St. Louis.


2015 Awards

Competition Champions:
2481,Roboteers; 2826, Wave Robotics, 0171, Cheese Curd Herd; 2781, Robo Pride

Competition Finalists:
4655, Stateline Robotics; 0461, Westside Boiler Invasion; 1747, Harrison Boiler Robotics; 4485, Tribe Tech Robotics

Bob Trojan “Making It Loud” Award:
This year, the Making It Loud Award was presented to two companies: UTC Aerospace Systems and Superior Joining.

Spirit Awards:
All participating teams were encouraged to make nominations for our spirit awards. The winners are:

  • Most spirit in the stands: 2081, Icarus
  • Best Mascot: 2039, Rockford Robotics
  • Most spirited pit decorations: 1781, Electric Eagles
  • Best overall spirit: Flaming Monkeys