NRG Esports is forming quite a VALORANT roster, with their signings of Damian “daps” Steele, Sam “s0m” Oh, Yannick “KOLER” Blanchette, and Daniel “eeiu” Vucenovic so far. With the First Strike North America – NSG Tournament – Qualifier starting today, the organization announced that Jack “xCeeD” Holiman is joining the squad as a trial member.
A former player of Orgles5, he managed to place 5th-6th in the Renegades x NSG Invitational: Qualifier #2. The American is making the transition into VALORANT with an impressive professional career in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. xCeeD has won the ESEA Season 25: Main Division North America, PreGame Masters #1, and the Java Cup #1. In addition to finishing 7th-8th in all of DreamHack Open Atlanta 2019, ESEA Season 29: Global Challenge, and ESEA Season 32: Global Challenge.
We have seen him play mainly Reyna so far, averaging 217 ACS, while contributing 0.77 KPR and 122.7 ADR. How do you think NRG Esports will fare against the competition?
The NRG Esports VALORANT squad is:
Damien “daps” Steele
Sam “s0m” Oh
Yannick “KOLER” Blanchette
Daniel “eeiu” Vucenovic
Jack “xCeeD” Holiman (Trial)
Chet “Chet” Singh (Coach)