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ESPORTSJoin Our Team
West Virginia University Potomac State College is entering into the exciting realm
of esports and is currently recruiting students for its inaugural season in fall
2019. The esport program is looking for 12-15 students to join the team.
The term esports describes the world of competitive, organized video gaming at the
collegiate, amateur and professional levels. Competitors from different leagues
or teams face-off in the same games that are popular with at-home gamers like Fortnite,
League of Legends, Counter-Strike, Overwatch, and Madden NFL to name a few.
The College is working to create an esports arena with state-of-the-art gaming stations
with each varsity player having their own personalized space. The arena will
also include a viewing section for spectators to physically watch the team; however
they can also follow them on-screen as they compete.
Games that may be played:
- League of Legends
- Apex Legends
- NBA 2K
- Rocket League