2018 NA Scouting Grounds

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[e][h]2018 NA Scouting Grounds
League Information
Series:
NA Scouting Grounds NASG
Server:
North America
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Los Angeles
Start Date:
2018-11-12
End Date:
2018-11-17
Liquipedia Tier:
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Chronology

Format[edit]

  • Selection period - June 27 - October 16
    • The North America Challenger ladder will be tracked over a 4-month period
    • Players receives points based on their placements
    • Top 4 players from each role will be invited to Scouting Grounds.
    • Click here for more details on scoring system and selection criteria.
  • Scoring
    • 8 total snapshots (cycles) taken every 2 weeks starting June 27
    • The first snapshot was extended to a 3 week period.[1]
    • Each snapshot is taken on Tuesday at 11:59 PM PT
    • The worst snapshot will be removed from the total score. This is to compensate for instances of exams, travel, or other unavoidable commitments.
    • Ties are settled using a player’s placement within the last cycle on the solo-queue ladder
    • At the end, the top 4 players in each role will be invited to the 2018 NA LCS Scouting Grounds. Additional players may be contacted as backups and in case of emergencies.
    • Non-eligible players (pros, academy, secondary accounts, etc.) will be factored into point totals, but will be removed from the final ranking. Additional accounts will not be added to the main account total.
  • Champion Pool Restrictions
    • Maximum 30% of total games played on one champions
      • Applied over each two week segment and over the full 8 cycle period
      • Any segments that do not meet the above criteria will be dropped from the final point total
    • Minimum 30 games each on 4 different champions in the desired role
      • Applied over the 8 cycle period
    • Any segments that do not adhere to the restrictions will be counted as 0 points.
    • In the case of segments be counted as 0 points, it may be dropped as the lowest value.
  • Player Requirements
    • Must be 16 years of age by January 19th, 2019.
    • Have not played more than two League matches in a semi-professional or academy league in the most recent split and/or two League matches in a professional league during the past three splits
    • Not be under contract by any semi-professional or professional team
    • North American resident as determined by the Interregional Movement Policy.
    • Pass a behavior check, similar to NA LCS and Academy players, which reviews in-game behavior, Terms of Service violations, and looks at previous bans and/or suspensions
  • Group Stage - November 12 - November 16
    • 20 players will be drafted on to four teams
    • Each team will be coached by an LCS organization
    • Single round robin
    • All matches are Bo3
    • Bottom 2 advances to Third place match
    • Top 2 advances to Finals
  • Third place match - November 17
    • Bo3 match between 3rd place and 4th place
  • Finals - November 17
    • Bo3 match between 1st place and 2nd place
  • Final Draft
    • All ten 2018 NA LCS teams will draft one player each to their roster

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Final Draft
1st Pick TBD
2nd Pick TBD
3rd Pick TBD
4th Pick TBD
5th Pick
TBD
6th Pick
TBD
7th Pick
TBD
8th Pick
TBD
9th Pick
TBD
10th Pick
TBD

Selection period[edit]

Official spreadsheet: Scouting Grounds Solo Queue Tracking 2018

PlacementPoints
1–1050
11–2545
26–5040
51–10030
101–20015
Cycle Period End of period
Cycle 1 Jun 27 – Jul 17 July 17, 2018 - 11:59 PST
Cycle 2 Jul 18 – Jul 31 July 31, 2018 - 11:59 PST
Cycle 3 Aug 01 – Aug 14 August 14, 2018 - 11:59 PST
Cycle 4 Aug 15 – Aug 28 August 28, 2018 - 11:59 PST
Cycle 5 Aug 29 – Sep 11 September 11, 2018 - 11:59 PST
Cycle 6 Sep 12 – Sep 25 September 25, 2018 - 11:59 PST
Cycle 7 Sep 26 – Oct 09 October 09, 2018 - 11:59 PST
Cycle 8 Oct 10 – Oct 23 October 23, 2018 - 11:59 PST

Participating Teams[edit]

Team Cloud
TopUSA FakeGod 
JunglerUSA Fragas 
MiddleUSA Soligo 
BottomCanada Prismal 
SupportCanada Call Lin 
Top TBD 
C TBD 
Team Ocean
TopUSA Aetheres 
JunglerUSA Metaphor 
MiddleUSA Julien 
BottomPhilippines Jurassiq 
SupportCanada Diamond 
Top TBD 
C TBD 

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Scouting Grounds
1 Team Mountain4-08-2+6
2 Team Infernal3-17-4+3
3 Team Cloud1-33-6-3
4 Team Ocean0-42-8-6
Show AggregateShow Individual
0-0
Nov 16
2-1
Nov 15
2-1
Nov 15
1-2
0-0, 1-2
2-1
2-1, 0-0
4-1
2-1, 2-0
2-1
Nov 14
2-0
Nov 14
0-0
Nov 16
2-1
2-1, 0-0
4-1
2-0, 2-1
2-0
0-0, 2-0
0-0
Nov 16
1-2
Nov 15
0-0
Nov 16
1-2
0-0, 1-2
1-4
1-2, 0-2
0-2
0-0, 0-2
0-2
Nov 14
0-2
Nov 15
2-0
Nov 14
1-4
0-2, 1-2
0-2
0-2, 0-0
2-0
2-0, 0-0

Playoffs[edit]

Third place match
 Group Stage 3rd place
 Group Stage 3rd place
 Group Stage 4th place
 Group Stage 4th place
Finals
 Group Stage 1st place
 Group Stage 1st place
 Group Stage 2nd place
 Group Stage 2nd place

Statistics[edit]

TotalBlue SideRed SideMatch Length (mins)
ChampionWLWRWLWRWLWRPlayed ByPlayed WithPlayed Vs.<2525-3030-3535-4040-45>45
1Ezreal Ezreal1511473%76186%85363%
5 (5-0)
5 (4-1)
3 (1-2)
2 (1-1)
Braum 5 (3-2)
Camille 5 (3-2)
Soraka 4 (4-0)
Urgot 4 (4-0)
Xin Zhao 4 (4-0)
Lucian 5 (4-1)
Alistar 4 (4-0)
Nocturne 4 (3-1)
Xin Zhao 4 (3-1)
Urgot 4 (2-2)
21-150%33-0100%76-186%31-233%00-00%00-00%
2Braum Braum125742%41325%84450%
7 (3-4)
3 (0-3)
2 (2-0)
Ezreal 5 (3-2)
Graves 4 (3-1)
Aatrox 4 (2-2)
Kennen 4 (2-2)
Azir 3 (2-1)
Urgot 6 (3-3)
Lucian 4 (2-2)
Rakan 3 (2-1)
Viktor 3 (2-1)
Xayah 3 (2-1)
42-250%32-167%41-325%10-10%00-00%00-00%
3Urgot Urgot 106460%74357%32167%
4 (3-1)
3 (3-0)
2 (0-2)
1 (0-1)
Ezreal 4 (4-0)
Alistar 3 (1-2)
Xayah 3 (1-2)
Irelia 2 (2-0)
Olaf 2 (2-0)
Aatrox 6 (3-3)
Braum 6 (3-3)
Ezreal 4 (2-2)
Kennen 4 (1-3)
Graves 3 (0-3)
10-10%30-30%33-0100%33-0100%00-00%00-00%
4Xin Zhao Xin Zhao 106460%54180%52340%
4 (3-1)
3 (2-1)
3 (1-2)
Ezreal 4 (4-0)
LeBlanc 4 (2-2)
Soraka 3 (2-1)
Aatrox 3 (1-2)
Xayah 3 (1-2)
Alistar 4 (2-2)
Camille 4 (2-2)
Ezreal 4 (1-3)
Braum 3 (3-0)
Lissandra 3 (2-1)
22-0100%20-20%54-180%10-10%00-00%00-00%
5Aatrox Aatrox 104640%52340%52340%
4 (2-2)
3 (1-2)
2 (1-1)
1 (0-1)
Braum 4 (2-2)
Ezreal 4 (2-2)
Kennen 3 (2-1)
Soraka 3 (2-1)
Camille 3 (1-2)
Urgot 6 (3-3)
Alistar 5 (3-2)
Xayah 3 (2-1)
Rakan 3 (1-2)
Lucian 3 (0-3)
11-0100%42-250%31-233%20-20%00-00%00-00%
20 games played11W - 9L (55%)9W - 11L (45%)4 games6 games7 games3 games0 games0 games
Click here for complete Champion Statistics table


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References[edit]

  1. Riot3Gregg (2018-07-10). "Snapshot 1 lock period extended". Twitter.