New York Excelsior

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[e][h]New York Excelsior
Team Information
OWL City:
Location:
Region:
Manager:
Andrew
Coaches:
Pavane, zet
Team Captain:
Saebyeolbe
Colors:
              
Total Earnings:
$650,000
Championships:
0
Division titles:
1 (2018)
Links
Achievements
Overwatch League - Inaugural Season
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
8
History
Created:
2017-07-12
Upcoming Matches
No upcoming games

The New York Excelsior is 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 Captain 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 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 1 Janus Jun-hwa Song Tank 2017-10-30 [4] 2018-08-31[9] Washington
South Korea Fl0w3R (Inactive) 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]
South Korea   Pavane Hyeon-sang Yu Head Coach 2017-10-30 [4]
South Korea   zet Se-chul Son Assistant Coach 2018-03-31 [6]
USA   Andrew Andrew Kim Player Manager 2017-10-30 [4]

Former[edit]

Former Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date
South Korea   WizardHyeong Hyeong-seok Kim Coach 2017-10-30 [4] 2018-08-31[8]
USA   BEARHANDS Scott Tester Director of Player Personnel 2017-07-28 [2] 2018-04-30[7]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2018
2018-07-28 A33 - 4th A3Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season Playoffs 0 : 2 $100,000
2018-06-17 A22nd A2Major Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 4 Title Matches 1 : 3 $25,000
2018-06-17 A11st A3Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season 34/6 Grp. S. $300,000
2018-05-06 A11st A2Major Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 3 Title Matches 3 : 0 $100,000
2018-03-25 A11st A2Major Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 2 Title Matches 3 : 2 $100,000
2018-02-10 A22nd A2Major Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 1 Title Matches 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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