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Boise State Qualifies for National Championships in Hearthstone

In its inaugural year, the Boise State Hearthstone team qualified from the round of 16 playoffs to the final eight teams in the collegiate Hearthstone tournament hosted by TESPA, the tournament body for Blizzard. After being ranked 1st in the nation for the latter half of the regular season, the team failed to win the varsity conference title, which went to rival University Utah. However, the postseason qualifying tournament was a different story. Russell “Onionrings22” Leinenger, Augustin “ForTheHorde” Cheeley, and Jonathan “Bawrkers” Demaree brought a clever approach with deck composition to ensure they would win in the qualifying tournament. They will face Stanford University in the opening bracket in a best of 11 series with the chance to advance to the semi finals and the finals. Read more about eSports

2018 Varsity Tryouts Announced  

Tryouts will be held August 10-16, 2018. School starts on August 20th. The following weekend we will hold “Walk-on Weekend” (Aug.24-25) to fill any additional spots from those who were not invited or aware. Potential Players must sign up to be considered for tryouts prior to August 10th, or they will be expected to participate during. Read more about eSports Varsity Tryouts