VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) is a competition that has different teams complete challenges and games each season against other teams. It is run through elementary to college with VEX IQ for elementary and middle school, EDR for middle and high, and VEX U for university. Competitions are held at local, state, and world levels. The World Championship has taken place in Kentucky every year in April since 2015. Each VRC season is a different game, meaning different challenges for the teams. The 2016-2017 season, Starstruck, saw a duo of teams try to bring more foam stars and large cubes over a fence than the opposing duo.