Western Technical College to begin video game-based esports team – News8000.com – WKBT

Western Technical College to begin video game-based esports team – News8000.com – WKBT

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — Western Technical College announced Monday that it is forming a new video game-based esports team to compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association Esports league this fall.

The NJCAAE consists of over 60 two-year colleges across the United States, competing in games such as Rocket League, Super Smash Bros., NBA 2K21, and Call of Duty. Competition includes nine weeks of queue-based Swiss-style play where participants play one match per week, per title. Top performers are invited to a single-elimination bracket at the end of each term.

“We are excited
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