STC eSports vs. RS #1: STC Varsity Smash Bros. Team eSports was beaten by Rolland-Story on Tuesday, September 13 at the High School Commons. The team fell short of King R. Kool during the tournament. Photo by Vanessa Roudabush.
Curtis Keahna earns the second win in Game 3 of the JV vs EG game. Photo provided by Mike Carnahan.
Photo provided by Mike Carnahan.
Varsity vs Roland-Story (0-2)
On Tuesday, September 13, Varsity suffered a loss to Roland-Story. As soon as RS knocked out King R. Kool STC didn’t stand a chance against the juggernaut character.
In the first game Alex? was eliminated in the first round while Wade? and Jerome Kapayou? traded a win and a loss with RS. Unfortunately, RS won the last two rounds by beating ? Geister and Caleb?.
The second game looked brilliant like Sam? swept the first two rounds of RS but was ultimately knocked out in round three. RS swept STC in the final four rounds, leading to STC’s ultimate loss.
Game #1: STC 2, RS 5.
Game #2: STC 2, RS 5.
JV vs. Eagle Grove (2-1)
On Thursday, September 15, the battle for JV Smash Bros. took place between the last players of the two schools, but STC finally prevailed, taking their first victory of the season!
In the opener, the Trojans got an early jump from Corbin Bergamann, knocking out the first two EG players and slashing two lives from their third before succumbing to defeat. Ryder Hill cleared EG’s third player and downed his fourth but was knocked out by EG’s fifth player. But Curtis Keahna sealed the victory with the final blow on EG’s fifth player.
EG made a comeback in Game 2, beating Ryder Hill, Waylon Sauer, Dakota Fontinel, Jonathan Tino and Jesse Ordaz to tie the game.
The final match was close, with Curtis Keahna, Corbin Bergamann, Dakota Fontinel and Jonathan Tino each trading a win and a loss. The battle was fought between the last players of the two schools, but Ryder Hill ultimately prevailed, helping STC to their first win of the season!
Game #1: STC 5, EG 2.
Game #2: STC 2, EG 5.
Game #3: STC 5, EG 4.
9/20 4:15 p.m. Varsity vs. West Delaware in STC High School Commons
9/22 4:15 p.m. JV vs. West Delaware in STC High School Commons.