2020-2021 NIU Varsity Esports Teams

Rocket League

Position Player Year
Coach Brett Carney Alumnus
Starter Jared “six.” Pottorff Junior
Starter Jaheem “Whitelighter” Murray Freshman
Starter Tyler James “SchwerZ” Schwerzler Freshman
Sub Christopher “Senko-San” Zimnicki Freshman
Sub Rami “GreenBuffle” Lake Junior
Sub Austin “Majora’s Chicken” Lamping Junior
Reserve Jared “JayWilk” Wilkinson Freshman
Reserve Tyler “TheRekkingNub” Madison Freshman
Reserve Francisco “Vextivity” de los Santos, Jr. Junior

 

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League of Legends

Position Player Year
Coach Stephen Kostantini Graduate Student
Top Quentin “AlphaSquirtle81” Mundorf Senior
Jungle Jeremy “Pch” Steegmueller Junior
Middle Nathan “SpaceMarine18” Villanueva Senior
Bottom Luke “Summoner xD” Allen Junior
Support Christopher “chrixgg” Tabor Junior
Sub Alyssa “Soraqua” Elliott Freshman
Sub Grace “Eternally Kawaii” Lattanzio Junior
Sub Grant “OriginalDinoo” Donahue Junior
Reserve Bradley “B Bo” McKendry Freshman
Reserve Adam “Great Awakening” Walter Junior
Reserve Michael “iAmKingMichael” Rico Junior
Reserve Michael “PANDA FREND” Morrison Junior
Reserve Vikas “SpartanArmor72” Singh Junior

 

Overwatch

Position Player Year
Coach Matt Zebrowski Senior
Damage Giovanni “Hydro” Maniglia Freshman
Damage Ricardo “Foxish” Alonzo Senior
Tank Jakob “iFurgat” Furgat Senior
Tank Elliott “Moses” Brandon Senior
Support Alexander “Frosty” Kramer Senior
Support Emily “misu” Peterson Junior
Sub Sean “SeanBoyQ” Quirke Junior
Sub Tien “Yoshimitsu” Minh Ha Junior
Sub Miguel “Vii” Placencia Sophomore
Reserve Nnaemeka “NightRaven” Uwazie Sophomore
Reserve Hunter “TheLastShot” Woodward Junior
Reserve Daniel “PopDan40” Diaz Freshman
Reserve Jackson “Tokotoro” Rich Sophomore

 

Contact Us

Esports at NIU
Conner Vagle, Esports General Manager
307 Lowden Hall
815-753-1403
esports@niu.edu

NIU Esports Student Sport Club
Jeannine East, Faculty Advisor
815-753-3759
jeast@niu.edu

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