esports

North America on cloud nine after major win

By Sam Weston / February 9, 2018

NORTH AMERICAN COUNTER STRIKE TEAM, CLOUD9, WINS FIRST MAJOR FOR THE NORTH AMERICAN REGION By Sam Weston Photo editor North America has finally won a Counter -Strike: Global Offensive major, and it will likely change the way we look at esports in this country. North America is a region that is seen as competitive in…

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Legends blaze toward World finals

By Ian Van Orden / November 1, 2017

By Ian Van Orden News and Opinion Editor Hopes are shattered and dreams come to fruition as the League of Legends World Championship continues. It has been over a month since the first teams hit Summoner’s Rift, and it has been a long road for the remaining teams. As professional League stands as one of…

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Esports challenge sports clichés

By Clackamas Print / June 6, 2017

By Ian Van Orden and Sam Weston As the NHL and NBA playoffs rage on, a different sporting spectacle quietly continues its slow rise: esports. Now hold up, esports? “That’s not a sport! They just play video games.” Well, that’s the point! With our increased use of technology these days, it’s no wonder that kids…

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