WAYNE – The ‘Den’ was the place to be on the campus for Wayne State College as high school teams competed state eSports finals competition.
According to information posted on the Nebraska Schools eSports Association (NSeSA) social media account, the state finals showcased Super Smash Bros Ultimate and Hearthstone along with League of Legends competition during the WSC Invitational on Friday, April 16.
In their first year with an eSports program, Wayne High won the Wayne State College Invite Division 2 during the League of Legends competition.
The Wayne High League of Legends team was made up of Peyton Riesberg, Tanner Sievers, Treyton Blecke, Christopher Rutenbeck and Maiah Davis.
High schools compete semester long in select games among the Nebraska Schools Esports Association. This semester included Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Hearthstone. Teams qualified to the state finals in the two events by reaching the final four which was hosted by Wayne State College last Friday. WSC also hosted a League of Legends invitational.
Find more information at nebraskahsesports.com.
Division 2 of Wayne State College Esports League of Legends Invite Teams:
Third: Broken Bow
Division 1 of Wayne State College Esports League of Legends Invite Teams:
First: Omaha Skutt
Fourth: South Sioux City
State medalists in Division 2 of Super Smash Brothers Ultimate:
First: David City 1
Second: David City 2
Third: Amherst 1
Fourth: Wynot 1
State medalists in Division 1 of Super Smash Brothers Ultimate:
First: Seward 3
Fourth: Seward 2
Division 2 Hearthstone winners:
1st – JoopyGoopy – Louisville
2nd – crowa52 – Kearney Catholic
3rd – Mickthegreat – Falls City
4th – SCRBoss1156 – Broken Bow
Division 1 Hearthstone winners:
1st – Wolf – Omaha Skutt Catholic
2nd – Loki – Omaha Skutt Catholic
3rd – Lemon – Grand Island Northwest
4th – Flufster – Gretna