Los Angeles Gladiators

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[e][h]Los Angeles Gladiators
Team Information
OWL City:
Location:
Region:
Manager:
Kez, Zyto
Coaches:
JohnGalt, Tim, dpei
Colors:
              
Total Earnings:
$225,000
Championships:
0
Division titles:
0
Stage titles:
0
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
10
History
Created:
2017-08-10
Upcoming Matches
GLA vs. DAL
June 8, 2019 - 3:30 UTC
VAN vs. GLA
June 9, 2019 - 23:30 UTC
GLA vs. PHI
June 15, 2019 - 3:30 UTC
WAS vs. GLA
June 16, 2019 - 23:30 UTC
GLA vs. SHD
June 22, 2019 - 2:00 UTC
TOR vs. GLA
June 29, 2019 - 2:00 UTC

The Los Angeles Gladiators are one of the two teams representing Los Angeles, California, USA, in the Overwatch League. The franchise is owned by Stan and Josh Kroenke, owners of several sports franchises, and founders of KSE Esports. The team owners brought in esports organization Sentinels (formerly Phoenix1), known for previously having a League of Legends team in the NA LCS, to run the team.[1]

Timeline[edit]

  • February 8th - Matt Edwards joins the team as Performance Coach. [21][22]
  • February 17th - Carl "PCC" Daubert leaves the team. [23]
  • April 7th - Bischu signs a temporary Two-way contract with Gladiators Legion.[24]
  • May 2nd - Bischu's Two-way contract ended.[25]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
# ID Name Role Join Date
Canada 4 Surefour Lane Roberts DPS 2017-11-02 [5]
Brazil 99 Hydration João Pedro Goes Telles DPS 2017-11-02 [5]
South Korea 31 Bischu Hyungseok 'Aaron' Kim Flex 2017-11-02 [5]
Finland 10 Shaz Jonas Suovaara Support 2017-11-02 [5]
Finland 0 BigGoose Benjamin Isohanni Support 2017-11-02 [5]
South Korea 57 Void Junwoo Kang Flex 2018-03-25 [10]
South Korea 17 Decay Guiun Jang DPS 2018-10-25 [15]
South Korea 37 rOar Chang-hoon Gye Tank 2018-10-25 [15]
Finland 12 Ripa Riku Toivanen Support 2018-11-28 [17]
South Korea 98 Panker (Two-way) Byungho Lee Tank 2018-12-10 [18]

Former[edit]

Former Players
# ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA 9 silkthread Ted Wang DPS 2018-04-03 [12] 2018-08-31[14]
Retired
South Korea 1 Asher Junsung Choi DPS 2017-11-02 [5] 2018-08-31[14] Toronto Defiant
Puerto Rico 24 iRemiix Luis Galarza Figueroa Tank 2017-11-02 [5] 2018-08-31[14] Skyfoxes
South Korea 22 Fissure Chanhyung Baek Tank 2018-02-20 [8] 2018-08-20[13] Seoul Dynasty

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date
USA   Stan Stan Kroenke Co-Owner 2017-08-10 [2]
USA   Josh Josh Kroenke Co-Owner 2017-08-10 [2]
USA   Rob Moore CEO 2017-08-10 [2]
USA   Eric Ma Co-President 2017-08-10 [2]
USA   Charlie Lipsie Head of Esports 2017-08-10 [2]
USA   Kez Kevin Jeon Manager 2017-11-02 [6]
USA   Zyto Bryan Ybanez Assistant Manager 2018-03-20 [9]
USA   dpei David Pei Head Coach 2017-11-02 [6]
USA   Tim Timothy Albanese Assistant Coach 2017-11-02 [6]
Singapore   JohnGalt Seetoh Jian Qing Assistant Coach 2018-12-13[19]
USA   Reinfcmnt Matthew Edwards Performance Coach 2019-02-08[21]
South Korea   ShibaInu Shangyeon Han Translator 2018-12-13[19]
USA   Bawlynn Analynn Dang Director of Social Media and Community 2017-??-??

Former[edit]

Former Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
USA   PCC Carl Daubert Performance Coach 2018-12-13[19] 2019-02-17[23]
USA   Raistlin Blake Panasiewicz Performance Coach 2017-12-11 [7] 2018-10-30[16]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2019
2019-05-10 A55 - 8th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2019 Stage 2 Playoffs 0 : 3 $25,000
2018
2018-07-14 A55 - 6th A3Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season Playoffs 1 : 2 $50,000
2018-06-17 A33 - 4th A2Major Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 4 Title Matches 2 : 3 $0
2018-06-17 A44th A3Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season 25/15 Grp. S. $150,000
2018-05-06 A33 - 4th A2Major Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 3 Title Matches 0 : 3 $0
2017
2017-12-09 A64 - 8th A4Misc Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Preseason 1/-/1 Grp. S. $0
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Gallery[edit]

Team Uniform[edit]

Additional Content[edit]

Articles[edit]

Videos[edit]

Highlights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Gladiators Enter La’s Arena
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 THE OVERWATCH LEAGUE™ WELCOMES LONDON, SECOND LOS ANGELES TEAM
  3. PRESENTING THE LOS ANGELES GLADIATORS
  4. Stan Kroenke & Josh Kroenke Introduce Name of New Los Angeles Overwatch League™ Franchise, the Gladiators, with Roaring Lion Logo and Purple/White Team Colors
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 Los Angeles Gladiators Reveal
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 L.A. Gladiators To Feature 'Aggressive, Fun' Playstyle In Overwatch League
  7. 7.0 7.1 Blake "Raistlin" Panasiewicz joins the team
  8. 8.0 8.1 Los Angeles Gladiators (2018-02-20). "THE GLADIATORS ARE GETTING TANKIER".
  9. 9.0 9.1 "The Gladiators welcome a new member to the staff, @GLA_Zyto.". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-03-20.
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Kongdoo Panthera’s sub-tank #Void has transferred to LA Gladiators.". Team KongDoo. 2018-03-25.
  11. Los Angeles Gladiators (2018-04-02). "GLADIATORS SIGN FISSURE’S EX-TEAMMATE & ZARYA/D.VA SPECIALIST VOID".
  12. 12.0 12.1 "CROSS-TOWN TRADE KEEPS SILKTHREAD IN LOS ANGELES". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-04-03.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "GLADIATORS TRANSFER FISSURE TO SEOUL". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-08-21.
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 14.3 "The Los Angeles Gladiators have released iRemiix, Asher, and silkthread from their contracts with the team.". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-08-31.
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 "THE CALL HAS BEEN ANSWERED.". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-10-25.
  16. 16.0 16.1 "So as of today I am no longer with LA Gladiators.". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-10-30.
  17. 17.0 17.1 "THE FINNISHING TOUCH". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-11-28.
  18. 18.0 18.1 "Congratulations on ranking up, @Panker_OW! Welcome to our unit.". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-12-10.
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 19.3 "COACHING STAFF UPDATE". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-12-13.
  20. "2019 Player Discipline Tracker". Overwatch League. 2018-12-21.
  21. 21.0 21.1 "GLADIATORS ARE MAKING MENTAL PERFORMANCE A PRIORITY". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2019-02-08.
  22. Matt Edwards (2019-02-16). "I'm thrilled to share that I've joined @LAGladiators as Performance Coach :)".
  23. 23.0 23.1 Carl Daubert (2019-02-17). "Not with @LAGladiators anymore.".
  24. LA Gladiators’ Bischu Steps Up To Temporarily Fill Vacant Gladiators Legion Role
  25. Bischu (2019-05-02). "Shields Up".