The Impending Cyber Olympiad: Should Esports Be Held to the Same Standards as Traditional Sports?

Stephen Dumeyer | Reporter Of all markets of competition, esports is one of the fastest growing. With a plethora of games like League of Legends, CSGO, DOTA, Rainbow Six Siege, Rocket League, PUBG, Overwatch, and Call of Duty, there are many pathways for gamers to go pro. Do any of these qualify as a sport? Junior Esports Club Vice President Christian O’Neil doesn’t believe so, despite his … Continue reading The Impending Cyber Olympiad: Should Esports Be Held to the Same Standards as Traditional Sports?

Esports Club Cranks it Up A ‘Notch’, Opens Own Minecraft Server

Elijah Ybarra | Reporter The Esports Club at Avon plays a lot of games, such as League of Legends, Overwatch, Rocket League, and Super Smash Bros. Recently, the gaming club has hopped on last decade’s biggest bandwagon: Minecraft, where they’ve recently created their own server. The server was created by the Esports Club officers. Junior Vice President Christian O’Neil said he wanted to create the Minecraft server … Continue reading Esports Club Cranks it Up A ‘Notch’, Opens Own Minecraft Server

Ultimate Guide to the Six Major

Stephen Dumeyer | Reporter Everyone dreams of becoming a champion. After 6 months of qualifying events, 16 teams and 80 players have a chance at being crowned the best team in the world at the Six Major in Raleigh, North Carolina. For those that don’t know, the Six Major is the second-largest event of the year in Rainbow Six Siege Esports with a prize pool of … Continue reading Ultimate Guide to the Six Major