The Amarillo College Esports varsity Overwatch team capped an undefeated season on April 22 by knocking off the defending champs of Northwestern College to capture the GGleagues Central Division B Championship.
Led by Alexander Ho, who was named League MVP, the Badgers varsity Overwatch team finished the season with a perfect 12-0 record, according to a news release from the school.
“This team has enjoyed great success throughout the fall of 2020 and the spring of 2021 due to their fantastic teamwork, endurance and amazing work ethic,” said Christopher George, instructor of cyber security and Esports adviser.
“The team’s record in the fall was 10-1 with their only loss coming in the championship match. This spring they were a perfect 12-0, and I’m proud of their unified commitment to excellence. This championship is very well-deserved.”
Members of the AC varsity, along with their gamertags, are:
• Sina Aria – MAGIA
• Zander Cortez – MOLETACK
• Aiden Foos – ASKYF
• Alexander Ho – RAIN
• Broderick McAfee – SILVERFIST
• Diego Phipps – ZILLY
• Josiah Raab – GABE
• Mason Stuart – COOLBREEZE09
Overwatch is a team-based, multiplayer, first-person shooter challenge featuring a large roster of characters known as “heroes” with unique abilities. Teams work to complete map-specific objectives within a limited period of time.
A replay of the championship match