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GAME RESULTS

Kansas BEST 2018

 

It was Kansas BEST Game Day at Charles Koch Arena on October 20, 2018 with 27 teams and over 525 students competing in the 19th annual Kansas BEST Competition.


These schools are being invited to represent Kansas BEST at the BEST Regional Competition in Ft. Smith Arkansas November 30th- December 1st, 2018

Wichita Homeschool
Philadelphia Christian Academy
Garden City High School
Kapaun Mt Carmel High School
Washburn Rural High School
Salina South High School

BEST Award

This is the most prestigious award presented each year. It is based on the overall evaluation of each team's project engineering notebook, marketing presentation, team exhibit and interview, spirit and sportsmanship, and robot performance.

1st Place BEST:  Wichita Homeschool
2nd Place BEST:  Garden City High School
3rd Place BEST:  Philadelphia Christian Academy

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:  Wichita Homeschool
2nd Place:  Washburn Rural High School
3rd Place:  Salina South High School
4th Place:  Valley Center High School

BEST Elements:

Notebook Award
1st Place:  Wichita Homeschool
2nd Place:  Council Grove High School
3rd Place:  Valley Center High School

Presentation Award
1st Place:  Garden City High School
2nd Place:  Rock Creek High School
3rd Place:  Wichita Homeschool

Exhibit Award
1st Place:  Philadelphia Christian Academy
2nd Place:  Wichita Homeschool
3rd Place:  Rose Hill High School

Spirit and Sportsmanship Award
1st Place:  Wichita Homeschool
2nd Place:  Circle High School
3rd Place:  Philadelphia Christian Academy

Kansas BEST also recognized teams with these awards:

WSU Sportsmanship (Voted on by teams)
Philadelphia Christian Academy

Most Robust Robot Design Award (Spirit AeroSystems)
This award is presented to the team whose robot demonstrates excellent reliability and minimum maintenance during the contest.
Wichita Homeschool

Founders Award (Textron Aviation)
This award is presented to the team who demonstrates effective offensive and defensive strategies and shows obvious use of the engineering design process.
Wichita Homeschool

Top Gun Award (Most Points Scored in the Preliminaries)
Wichita Homeschool

Best BEST T-Shirt Award
1st Place:  Augusta High School
2nd Place:  Council Grove High School
3rd Place:  Pike Valley High School

 

The Kansas BEST Steering Committee thanks the sponsors, teams, coaches and supporters for their efforts in making this another great Kansas BEST Year.