Qualification Matches (Day 2)

Cyber Blue started the day by finishing the remaining qualification matches. We were able to do well in these matches, improving our overall ranking.

We ended qualification matches with an overall record of 9-3-0 and ranked 4th.

Match #ScoreWin/Loss
Q5365-50Win
Q5573-52Win
Q6471-58Win
Q7063-72Loss

Alliance Selections

Entering alliance selections, Cyber Blue was ranked 4th overall, which guaranteed us to pick teammates. However, after the first-seed team picked the second-seed team, we were able to pick for the third-seed alliance. After alliance selections were completed, our third-seed alliance consisted of teams 1501, 5402, and ourselves.

Alliances

Alliance #Team 1Team 2Team 3
174578681741
282917475188
323415015402
4102439474580
5349454842867
6317649263559
7672164515403
8761750101018

Elimination Matches

Quarterfinals

Our first round of elimination matches was between ourselves and the 6th seed alliance, consisting of teams 3176, 4926, and 3559. After a hard-fought series, we unfortunately lost the series 1-2.

Match #ScoreWin/Loss
QF 179-54Win
QF 266-66Loss*
QF 368-78Loss

*Tiebreaker was decided by cargo scored during the match according to official rules, resulting in the loss.


Recap

Overall, Cyber Blue ended with a record of 9-3-0 and ranked 4th. In elimination matches, we were only able to make it to quarterfinal. We are ready to compete at the Indiana state championship and later at the world championships in Detroit.

However, Cyber Blue also won the District Chairman’s Award, an award we have not won for four years. Lots of hard work went into winning this award, and we are all excited to compete for the Chairman’s Award at the Indiana State Championship.

Cyber Blue after winning the district Chairman’s Award
Cyber Blue getting ready to deposit a cargo in the rocket ship
Scouting lead Emmet Sullivan discussing strategy with our alliance partners
Cyber Blue preparing to climb to habitat level 3
Categories: 2019 Game