FIRST Robotics Competition
March 24, 25, 26, 2022
2000 Prospect Ave E, Cleveland, Ohio 44115
2022 Buckeye Regional Results
Game and Season Information
Supplemental Funding Awardees
The 2022 Team Application for Supplemental Funding is now closed. See below for a list of awardees for the 2022 season. Since all teams below were funded from the same grantor this year, please be sure to include “NASA Glenn Research Center Office of STEM Engagement” in your list of sponsors. Check back in 2023 for another opportunity to submit an application for a Buckeye Regional Supplemental Funding Grant.
2022 Grant Awardees for Rapid React
Team 128 – Botcats
There will be 6 waiting stalls designated in the dock area.
When a team is completely ready to load out i.e. all materials packed and consolidated, 1 person will come to the loading dock to get their load out order and permit. They should not bring their pit with them.
If there is space, they will be given an open stall to move their pit into.
Parking for all other vehicles
Please Note: No outside food or drink is allowed in the venue. Drinks are available at the concession stand. Water fountains are available by the bathrooms for refilling water bottles.
Teams may pre-order lunch via the Boxed Lunch Order Form (download to fill out). Orders must be submitted no later than March 18, 2022.
The 19th annual FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition Buckeye Regional will be held March 24 - March 26 at Cleveland State University’s Wolstein Center located at 2000 Prospect Ave.
Practice matches will be held on Thursday, March 24 from noon to 6:30 p.m. Competition days are Friday, March 25 from 9 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. and Saturday, March 26 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Admission is free and open to the public.
Every year, the Buckeye Regional requires more than 200 volunteers to make the competition run smoothly. We greatly appreciate the time and commitment of all of our dedicated volunteers to support the young people aspiring to become future innovators. Consider becoming a volunteer for the Buckeye Regional FIRST Robotics Competition. Read the Volunteer overview (pdf) to learn more about volunteering and read the VolunteerTask Descriptions to learn about the many types of fun jobs we have available.
When ready to sign up …
Create or edit your volunteer registration, by going to the FIRST’s Volunteer Information & Matching System
For questions, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator (Email), Jon Potter.
Buckeye Regional Teams
48 - Team E.L.I.T.E. - Warren OH USA
120 - Cleveland's Team - Cleveland OH USA
128 - The Botcats - Grandview Heights OH USA
191 - X-CATS - Rochester NY USA
340 - G.R.R. (Greater Rochester Robotics) - Churchville NY USA
378 - The Circuit Stompers - Newfane NY USA
379 - The RoboCats - Girard OH USA
578 - R-cubed - Red Raider Robotics - Fairport NY USA
677 - Murphy's Outlaws - Columbus OH USA
695 - Bison Robotics - Beachwood OH USA
1014 - Bad Robots - Dublin OH USA
1038 - Lakota Robotics - Liberty Township OH USA
1308 - Saint Ignatius Robotics Team 1308 - Cleveland OH USA
1317 - Digital Fusion - Westerville OH USA
1405 - Finney Falcons - Penfield NY USA
1507 - Warlocks - Lockport NY USA
1518 - Raider Robotics - Palmyra NY USA
1559 - Devil Tech - Victor NY USA
2010 - The Lightning Bots - Warren OH USA
2172 - Steel Unit-E - Lakewood OH USA
2228 - CougarTech - Honeoye Falls NY USA
2399 - The Fighting Unicorns - Shaker Heights OH USA
2603 - Steel Stingers - Medina OH USA
2632 - SteeleBots - Amherst OH USA
3003 - TAN(X) - Canandaigua NY USA
3015 - Ranger Robotics - Spencerport NY USA
3173 - IgKnighters - Rochester NY USA
3193 - Falco Tech - Austintown OH USA
3324 - The Metrobots - Columbus OH USA
3484 - Short Circuit - Marysville OH USA
3504 - Girls of Steel - Pittsburgh PA USA
3591 - Wild WarBots "WWB" - Westerville OH USA
3777 - Bean City Bots - Lima OH USA
4028 - The Beak Squad - Cincinnati OH USA
4085 - Technical Difficulties - Reynoldsburg OH USA
4119 - AERO - Avon OH USA
4121 - Viking Robotics - North Canton OH USA
4145 - WorBots - Columbus OH USA
4601 - Circuit Birds - Canfield OH USA
4611 - OZone Robotics - Lewis Center OH USA
4930 - Electric Mayhem - Buffalo NY USA
5413 - Stellar Robotics - Shelby OH USA
5667 - The Digital Eagles - New Albany OH USA
5740 - Trojanators - Cranberry Township PA USA
5811 - BONDS - Dayton OH USA
5973 - Moonshots - Gates Mills OH USA
6181 - Cryptic Cyborgs - Archbold OH USA
6355 - Patriots - Sandusky OH USA
6916 - Iron Thunder - Columbus OH USA
6936 - Vault 6936 - Beavercreek OH USA
6964 - BearBots - Columbus OH USA
7165 - Perkins Pirates - Sandusky OH USA
7885 - Spinning Dragons - Elyria OH USA
8037 - VW Cougar Robotics - Van Wert OH USA
8140 - RoboManiacs - Cleveland OH USA
8145 - Tech Warriors - Cleveland OH USA
8222 - Robo-Aviators - Cleveland OH USA
8243 - AstroCircuits - Cleveland OH USA
8713 - Nordonia Knights 21 - Macedonia OH USA
8718 - Tigerbotics - Warren OH USA
COVID-19 Health and Safety Policy
Places of Interest in Cleveland
Team Extra Activities
The Buckeye Regional Planning Committee would like extend our sincerest gratitude to our partners and sponsors. Without their generous contributions, the competition would not be possible.
United States Air Force
Buckeye Regional Webcast
The Buckeye Regional webcast enables anyone around the world with a computer and internet connection to watch our regional competition. The webcast is also a great way for parents of participating students to follow their son or daughter’s robotics team throughout the competition.
Build Season - Helpful Resources
Kickoff - January 8, 2022
Kickoff Parking Guidance
2022 Kickoff Event Schedule
8:30 am - Doors Open
9:30 am - Welcome and Guest Speakers
10:15 am – FIRST kickoff broadcast
12:00 pm - Kit of parts may be picked up immediately following broadcast. Breakout rooms available for strategy meetings.
2:00 pm - Event Concludes
Kickoff - Helpful Resources
Display or Print a List of teams attending the 2020 Kickoff in Cleveland (pdf).
2020 Kickoff Broadcast (Video) Replay from January 4, 2020.
Select a Year below to view a photo gallery.