New York Excelsior

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[e][h]New York Excelsior
Team Information
OWL City:
Location:
Region:
Coaches:
zet, WizardHyeong, Pavane, Andrew
Team Captain:
Saebyeolbe
Colors:
              
Total Earnings:
$125,000
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
9
History
Created:
2017-07-12
Upcoming Matches
SFS vs. NYE
April 27, 2018 - 1:00 UTC
SEO vs. NYE
April 28, 2018 - 22:00 UTC
DAL vs. NYE
May 4, 2018 - 3:00 UTC
NYE vs. SHD
May 5, 2018 - 1:00 UTC
NYE vs. FLA
May 17, 2018 - 23:00 UTC
LDN vs. NYE
May 19, 2018 - 22:00 UTC

The New York Excelsior are the team representing New York, New York, USA, in the Overwatch League. The league spot is owned by Jeff Wilpon, COO of the baseball team The New York Mets.

The word Excelsior is a Latin word that translates to Ever Upward. The team name is often shortened to NYXL.

Timeline[edit]

  • July 12th - Franchise is officially announced as part of the first seven franchises of the Overwatch League.[1]
  • July 28th - BEARHANDS announces he is joining New York in a management position.[2]
  • October 30th - The New York Excelsior officially announce their brand and reveal their roster.[3][4]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
# ID Name Role Join Date
South Korea 9 Saebyeolbe Jong-ryeol Park DPS 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea 21 Pine Do-hyeon Kim DPS/Flex 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea 10 Libero Hae-seong Kim DPS/Flex 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea 11 MekO Tae-hong Kim Flex 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea 1 Janus Jun-hwa Song Tank 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea 7 Mano Dong-gyu Kim Tank 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea 44 JJoNak Seong-hyun Bang Support 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea 2 ArK Yeon-jun Hong Support 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea 97 ANAMO Tae-sung Jung Support 2018-03-31 [6]

Former[edit]

Former Players
# ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
South Korea Fl0w3R Yeon-oh Hwang DPS 2017-10-30 2018-03-24 [5] XL2 Academy

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date
USA   Jeff Wilpon Jeff Wilpon Owner 2017-07-12 [1]
USA   BEARHANDS Scott Tester Director of Player Personnel 2017-07-28 [2]
South Korea   WizardHyeong Hyeong-seok Kim Coach 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea   Pavane Hyeon-sang Yu Coach 2017-10-30 [4]
USA   Andrew Andrew Kim Analyst/Assistant Coach 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea   zet Se-chul Son Assistant Coach 2018-03-31 [6]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2018
2018-03-24 A11st A4Misc Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 2 3 : 2 $100,000
2018-02-10 A22nd A4Misc Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 1 2 : 3 $25,000
2017
2017-12-09 A64 - 8th A4Misc Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Preseason 1/-/1 Grp. S. $0
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

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