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Bad News Bears

[e][h]Bad News Bears
Team Information
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Total Winnings:
$15,500
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History
Founded:
2018-08-24
Disbanded:
2020-05-12


Bad News Bears (previously known as Test Takers) was an organisation-less North American professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team historically formed around ptr and mitch. It was first formed after RESOLUTE released their team, [1] and reformed after getting released by Riot Squad Esports in February 2020. [2]

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Former[edit]

Former Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States ptr In-Game Leader Peter Gurney 2020-02-12 [2] 2020-05-12 [31]
United States mitch Mitch Semago 2020-02-12 [2] 2020-05-12 [31]
Canada Jonji Jonathan Carey 2020-02-12 [2] 2020-05-12 [31] Chaos Esports Club (Stand-in)
United States dapr Michael Gulino 2020-02-26 [29] 2020-05-12 [31]
Retired
United States dazzLe Will Loafman 2020-04-15 [30] 2020-05-12 [31]
Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States crashies Austin Roberts 2020-02-12 [2] 2020-04-15 [30]
Inactivity
United States Grim Michael Wince 2020-02-12 [2] 2020-02-26 [29] Triumph


Former Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States ptr Peter Gurney 2018-11-16 [8] 2019-06-19 [28] Riot Squad Esports
United States mitch Mitch Semago 2018-12-10 [9] 2019-06-19 [28] Riot Squad Esports
United States shinobi In-Game Leader Josh Abastado 2019-05-05 [23] 2019-06-19 [28] Riot Squad Esports
United States crashies Austin Roberts 2019-05-15 [24] 2019-06-19 [28] Riot Squad Esports
United States RZU (Stand-in) Jeff Ngo 2019-06-07 [26] 2019-06-19 [28] Riot Squad Esports (Backup)
Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States yay Jaccob Whiteaker 2019-05-15 [24] 2019-06-10 [27] Lazarus Esports
United States RZU (Stand-in) Jeff Ngo 2019-05-15 [24] 2019-05-31 [25] Team Prospects
Canada TenZ Captain Tyson Ngo 2018-08-24 [1] 2019-05-15 [24] ATK (Stand-in)
United States shinobi (Coach) Josh Abastado 2019-04-13 [20] 2019-05-05 [23] Bad News Bears
United States Relyks Skyler Weaver 2019-04-17 [21] 2019-05-05 [23] MASSIVEimpact
United States dazzLe Will Loafman 2019-04-17 [21] 2019-04-23 [22] MASSIVEimpact
United States RZU Jeff Ngo 2019-03-06 [19] 2019-04-13 [20] Bad News Bears (Stand-in)
United States shinobi Josh Abastado 2018-11-16 [8] 2019-04-13 [20] Bad News Bears (Coach)
United States Infinite Gage Green 2019-02-13 [18] 2019-03-06 [19] Swole Patrol
United States RZU (Stand-in) Jeff Ngo 2019-01-25 [14] 2019-03-06 [19] Bad News Bears
United States alter Nick Jackson 2019-01-19 [15] 2019-01-25 [17] BLITZKRIEG
United States no_one (Stand-in) Matthew Congdon 2019-01-15 [14] 2019-01-25 [16]
Inactivity
United States RIKO Dylan Sabin-Arnce 2019-01-09 [12] 2019-01-15 [14] MASSIVEimpact
United States no_one (Stand-in) Matthew Congdon 2018-12-25 [11] 2019-01-05 [12] Test Takers (Stand-in)
United States s0m Sam Oh 2018-12-17 [10] 2018-12-25 [11] Team Envy
United States REZU (Stand-in) Jeff Ngo 2018-12-17 [10] 2018-12-25 [11] Test Takers (Stand-in)
Canada a2z (Coach) Armeen Toussi 2018-12-17 [10] 2018-12-?? eUnited (Coach)
United States REZU Jeff Ngo 2018-10-25 [7] 2018-12-17 [10] Test Takers (ESEA Stand-in)
United States RIKO Dylan Sabin-Arnce 2018-08-24 [1] 2018-12-10 [9] Test Takers
United States no_one Matthew Congdon 2018-09-18 [6] 2018-11-16 [8] Test Takers (Stand-in)
United States ben1337 Ben Smith 2018-10-25 [7] 2018-11-16 [8] Vireo.pro
United States flowsicK (Coach) Kyle Mendez 2018-08-24 [1] 2018-10-??
Inactivity
United States Slemmy Alec White 2018-09-18 [6] 2018-10-25 [7]
Retired
United States Toy David Han 2018-08-24 [1] 2018-10-25 [7] TEAM_BBC
United States ben1337 Ben Smith 2018-09-10 [5] 2018-09-18 [6] Test Takers
United States s0m Sam Oh 2018-08-24 [1] 2018-09-10 [5] Old Guys Club
United States food Victor Wong 2018-08-24 [1] 2018-09-07 [4] Gorilla Gang

Results[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 CarbonDogma (2018-08-24). "RESOLUTE reaches resolution, releases remaining players". Dust2.us.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 Nohte (2020-02-12). "Riot Squad part ways with team". HLTV.
  3. s0m (2018-08-24). "Hey friends, @food_cs @RIKOKF @ToyCSGO @TenZedZombie and I are looking for an organization to compete under for @ESEA MDL//Premier season 29.".
  4. 4.0 4.1 Baltybaby (2018-09-07). "ben1337 gets cut; food to take tests with the Gang". Dust2.us.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 CarbonDogma (2018-09-10). "s0m drops out of Test Takers, ben1337 passes entrance exam". Dust2.us.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 tolkienfanatic (2018-09-18). "ben1337 out of Test Takers; Slemmy and no_one join". Dust2.us.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 Baltybaby (2018-10-25). "ben1337 & REZU pass the extrance exam; Toy & Slemmy leave Test Takers". Dust2.us.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 Nohte (2018-11-16). "ptr and shinobi mastermind a return on Test Takers". Dust2.us.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 DuckMoriarty (2018-12-10). "mitch set to pass into Test Takers". Dust2.us.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 DuckMoriarty (2018-12-17). "s0m to join Test Takers". Dust2.us.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 tolkienfanatic (2018-12-25). "Test Takers substitute RZU with no_one; s0m steps down". Dust2.us.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 CarbonDogma (2019-01-09). "RIKO re-admitted to Test Takers". Dust2.us.
  13. tolkienfanatic (2019-01-12). "Test Takers become Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 14.3 Nohte (2018-01-15). "RIKO receives some Bad News, looks to make MASSIVEimpact". Dust2.us.
  15. 15.0 15.1 Mnmzzz (2019-01-19). "Bad News Bears alters their lineup". Dust2.us.
  16. 16.0 16.1 Mnmzzz (2019-01-25). "Bad News Bears bring back RZU". Dust2.us.
  17. 17.0 17.1 Mnmzzz (2019-01-25). "Bad News Bears make another alter-ation". Dust2.us.
  18. 18.0 18.1 DuckMoriarty (2019-02-14). "Infinite joins Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 19.3 Nohte (2019-03-06). "Bad News Bears disengage with Infinite, return to RZU". Dust2.us.
  20. 20.0 20.1 20.2 20.3 Nohte (2019-04-13). "Bad News Bears look to dazzLe with Relyks". Dust2.us.
  21. 21.0 21.1 21.2 Mnmzzz (2019-04-17). "dazzLe and Relyks officially join Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
  22. 22.0 22.1 [Inside source]
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 [Inside source]
  24. 24.0 24.1 24.2 24.3 24.4 tolkienfanatic (2019-05-16). "TenZ leaves Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
  25. 25.0 25.1 Mnmzzz (2018-05-31). "Polar Ace replace agM with Swahn, RZU joins Prospects". Dust2.us.
  26. 26.0 26.1 Mnmzzz (2018-06-07). "Update: yay set to debut with Lazarus in first ESL One New York qualifier". Dust2.us.
  27. 27.0 27.1 Lazarus Esports (2019-06-10). "We are proud to announce our newest member of #Lazarus CS:GO, @yay_csgo!".
  28. 28.0 28.1 28.2 28.3 28.4 28.5 Mnmzzz (2019-06-19). "Bad News Bears join Riot Squad; to play with dapr". Dust2.us.
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 Nohte (2020-02-26). "Grim looks to Triumph once again; Bad News Bears add dapr". Dust2.us.
  30. 30.0 30.1 30.2 Nohte (2020-04-15). "dazzLe joins Bad News Bears as crashies steps down". Dust2.us.
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 31.3 31.4 31.5 dazzLe (2020-05-12). "Bad News Bears are disbanding".