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eSports US 7-8

Grade Levels: 7-8
Purpose: eSports is a team of students playing a particular video game in a highly-organized, competitive environment.  Students will learn about the world of eSports, gaming skills, gaming sportsmanship, and how to compete against others in a Christ-honoring manner.  At Gr 7-8, we will compete against other schools and teams.

Seasons:

Students may choose one season or both.
Season 1: 10/12/21 - 12/19/21
Season 2: 01/24/22 - 05/12/22
Practices Schedule*: Tuesday and Thursday: 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Saturday: Noon - 2:00 p.m.
*Subject to change once Beak Squad Robotics ends in March and/or the team is divided across the different games.
Practice Location:

Founder's Campus: eSports/Robotics Room (W121)

Competition Days / Times:

Students will compete in an EGF nationwide competition.  Match schedule and information posted here after all teams are rostered.

We'll compete online weekly from the eSports Room with 7-8 teams nationwide.  If we advance to state or regional competitions, limited matches will be played in person (in a larger setting TBD, likely a college).  Regional finalists automatically qualify for a nationwide competition hosted in Walt Disney World in January 2022.
Cost: $200 per season; $25 discount if register for both seasons
Includes 1 team hockey-style jersey that you will keep, locker magnet, gaming association fees, Nintendo account fees, and snacks
Anticipated # of Students:

20 per season

This is our first year for eSports and coaching is limited.  20 spots per season will be filled on a first come first serve basis.  Additional interested students can sign up for the waiting list via UltraCamp.
Expected Parent Involvement:

Arrangements for parent spectating of matches is TBD.

Notes:
Sponsor:

John.Wells@chca-oh.org

Important Dates:

10/04/21 - Online Registration opens; when max capacity reached, waiting list will be active.

10/12/21 - Season 1 Competition Team practices begin
10/18/21 at 11:59 p.m. - Season 1 Competition Team registration closes
10/22/21 at midnight - eSports Spirit Wear orders close


01/14/22 - Online Registration re-opens
01/24/22 - Season 2 Competition Team practice begins
02/24/22 02/14/22 at 11:59 p.m. - Season 2 Competition Team registration closes

 

First page of the PDF file: Gr4-8eSportsJerseySizing

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Available Sizes:  YM • YL • YXL • AS • AM • AL
Hockey jerseys are worn large.  Order a size up from your normal shirt size.