Important Information

Dates & Times

ALL participating teams are required to submit a Project Engineering Notebook following the BEST guidelines. Game Day – notebook scores will determine the schools eligible to participate in the match to determine the 8th place playoff team.

The Engineering Notebook MUST be submitted electronically by:

  • 4:00 p.m. Thursday, October 5, 2017
  • *Every team must submit an Engineering Notebook or they will not be allowed to participate in the 2017 competition. 


Competition Day Evaluations:

  • Presentation:
    • Sign up for time during check-in
    • Judging Saturday
  • Table Display and Interviews:
    • Set up Friday after check-in; sign-up for time
    • Judging Saturday
  • Spirit and Sportsmanship:
    • Saturday



Trial Run

Game day

 SEPTEMBER 2, 2017 October 7, 2017 October 14, 2017
Monterey High School
3211 47th St
Lubbock, TX
Monterey High School
3211 47th St
Lubbock, TX
Monterey High School
3211 47th St
Lubbock, TX
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

In Cafeteria
Park on South Side

In Cafeteria
Park on South Side

October 13, 2017

Robot Check-In
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

    OCTOBER 14, 2017
Driver's Meeting
8:00 am Cafeteria

OCTOBER 5, 2017 

no later than 4:00 pm

Welcome 8:30 am

Submitted Electronically to

Games Begin 9:00am
    Elimination Rounds
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Awards 5:00 pm

Trail Run

  • Non-competitive trial runs
  • Chance to view other team entries
  • BEST Notebooks should have been turned in the previous Thursday (October 5)
  • Team Demographics Spreadsheet is due!

Competition Day

**Winners compete at Texas BEST