FIRSTLego Type WhiteFIRST LEGO League gives elementary and middle school students and their adult Coaches the opportunity to work and create together to solve a common problem. Challenged to research a real-world problem, then create an original solution for that problem, plus design and build a robot using a LEGO® MINDSTORMS® kit within a common set of rules to accomplish “missions” on a playing field, brings out the best in students and adults alike.

2017-2018 HYDRO DYNAMICS Season

$225 Registration to FIRST - Pay at firstinspires.org.
$75 FLL Challenge Set - Pay at firstinspires.org.
$75 Alabama FLL Qualifier Registration Fee - Pay to FIRST in Alabama after Qualifer assignments are posted.
$100 Alabama FLL Championship Registration Fee - Pay to FIRST in Alabama pending advancement.

Alabama FLL Qualifiers for 2017-2018 are being finalized. Tentative dates are November 18, December 2, and December 9, 2017. Qualifiers will be held in Huntsville, Meridianville, Athens, Birmingham, and Alexander City. More details will be posted as they are confirmed. The Alabama FLL Championship will be held in Huntsville, on January 20, 2018, venue to be determined.

Our current confirmed locations at dates are listed below:

  • November 18, 2017 - Alexander City Qualifier, Central Alabama Community College, Alexander City, AL
  • November 18, 2017 - UAH Society of Women Engineers Qualifier, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL

A Qualifier selection form will be emailed to all main team contacts on Monday, October 9 at 8:00AM. Coaches will have until 5:00PM on Thursday, October 12 to complete this form. Coaches will select their top three choices for their assigned Qualifier. Teams will be notified of their assigned Qualifier by 5:00PM on Monday, October 16.

Alabama FLL Championship Results

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 1st Place2nd Place
Champion's Award 7 - Motorized Mayhem 24661 - BATtlebots
Research Award 18238 - Robocats 6175 - RoboPanthers
Innovative Solution Award 660 - Warrior Robotics Team Red 19445 - WALL-E's LEGO Alliance
Presentation Award 17883 - Magnificent Monarchs 29098 - EPIC EagleBots
Mechanical Design Award 24777 - Hawkbots 10442 - Warrior Robotics Team Blue
Programming Award 1250 - "Ants"wers 24487 - Eggo My LEGO
Strategy & Innovation Award 9458 - Nerdettes 19234 - Randolph Team #1
Robot Performance Award 19445 - WALL-E's LEGO Alliance (241 Points) 7 - Motorized Mayhem (226 Points)
Inspiration Award 16965 - Fort Payne Gigawatts 23726 - Columbia Comets
Teamwork Award 298 - Athens Robot Team 10310 - M.C.E.S. Robo-Crew
Gracious Professionalism™ Award 30064 - We Bee Three Boys 9863 - Robo Geek Squad
Coach/Mentor Award Jason Adrain (1250 - "Ants"wers)  
Volunteer Award Daniel Necaise  
FIRST LEGO League World Festival Invitee 7 - Motorized Mayhem  
FIRST LEGO League World Festival Alternate 24661 - BATtlebots  
FIRST Global Innovation Award Nominee 660 - Warrior Robotics Team Red  
FIRST Global Innovation Award Alternate 16965 - Fort Payne Gigawatts  
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