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[e][h]Washington Justice
Team Information
City:
Location:
Region:
Manager:
PRE
Coaches:
Chilhwa, Hocury, Sup7eme
Team Captain:
Fury
Colors:
              
Sponsor:
Total Earnings:
$255,000
Championships:
0
Division titles:
0
Stage titles:
0
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
8
History
Founded:
2018-09-07
Upcoming Matches
WAS vs. ATL
July 2, 2021 - 20:30 UTC
WAS vs. FLA
July 4, 2021 - 22:00 UTC
WAS vs. LDN
July 9, 2021 - 19:00 UTC
WAS vs. GLA
July 10, 2021 - 22:00 UTC
HOU vs. WAS
July 30, 2021 - 20:30 UTC
GLA vs. WAS
August 1, 2021 - 22:00 UTC

Washington Justice is the team representing Washington, D.C., USA, in the Overwatch League. The Justice compete in the Western Division.

The team is owned by Mark Ein, owner of the Washington Kastles of World Team Tennis, and his company Washington Esports Ventures.

Timeline[edit]

  • September 7th - The Washington Overwatch League franchise is officially announced alongside 6 new expansion teams for the 2019 season.[1] Later in the day they announce that Kate Mitchell will be joining Washington Esports Ventures as Assistant General Manager. She will be the primary decision maker behind the Washington OWL team.[2]
  • September 11th - The Washington Overwatch League franchise signs free agent tank Janus and coach WizardHyeong.[3]
  • September 20th - The Washington Overwatch League franchise announce that AVALLA and mkL will be joining their Coaching staff.[4]
  • December 3rd - The name and branding of the Washington franchise is officially announced to be the Washington Justice.[5][6] The Justice also announce the rest of their management and coaching staff through their press release.[7]
  • December 4th - The Washington Justice begin to announce their roster. Stratus[8], Sansam[9], and Corey[10] join.
  • December 5th - The team continues to reveal their roster. Hyeonu[11], Fahzix[12], Gido[13], and Ado[14] are announced.
  • February 10th - LullSiSH become inactive due to extenuating circumstances with his Visa. [41]
  • May 8th - Corey retires from professional Overwatch. [42]
  • May 9th - Stratus takes a step back from competitive play to focus on content creation. [43]
  • May 16th - Stitch and JJANU join on a 14-Day Contract. [44][45][46]
  • May 20th - General Manager Bawlynn and Individual Coach Bani are released from the team. [47]
  • May 22nd - PRE is promoted to General Manager and JJANU is signed to a long term contract. [48][49]
  • June 1st - Stitch is signed to a long term contract. [50]
  • June 4th - ELLIVOTE leaves the team. [51]
  • June 5th - Head Coach JohnGalt leaves the team. [52]
  • June 17th - Sup7eme is promoted to Head Coach. [53]
  • June 19th - Content Creator Stratus leaves the team. [54]
  • June 20th - Chilhwa joins the team as an Assistant Coach. [55]
  • August 12th - Decay joins the team as their seventh travel-eligible player. [56]
  • September 1st - LullSiSH leaves the team in order to resume competition. [57]
  • October 2nd - Strategic Coach Wiz leaves the team. [58]
  • October 22nd - rOar leaves the team. [59]
  • October 24th - Mag joins the team. [60]
  • October 27th - Hocury joins the team as a Personal Coach. [61]
  • November 7th - Ark retires from professional Overwatch. [62]
  • November 9th - Jerry joins the team. [63]
  • November 18th - Stitch, JJANU and AimGod leave the team. [64][65][66]
  • November 19th - BeBe joins the team.[67]
  • November 20th - Closer joins the team.[68]
  • November 21st - Fury joins the team.[69]
  • November 22nd - Ria joins the team.[70]
  • February 14th - Assassin joins the team.[71]
  • May 12th - Ria retires from professional Overwatch. [72]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
# ID Name Role Join Date
South Korea 21 TTuba Lee Ho-Sung DPS 2019-10-23 [36]
South Korea 17 Decay Gui-un Jang DPS 2020-08-12 [56]
South Korea 1 Mag Kim Tae-sung Tank 2020-10-24 [60]
South Korea 15 Jerry Taehee Min DPS 2020-11-09 [63]
South Korea 23 BeBe Huichang Yoon Support 2020-11-19 [67]
South Korea 2 Closer Wonsik Jung Support 2020-11-20 [68]
South Korea 19 Fury Captain Junho Kim Tank 2020-11-21 [69]
South Korea 61 Assassin Kim Sung-won DPS 2021-02-14 [71]

Former[edit]

Former Players
# ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
South Korea 97 Ria Sungwook Park Tank 2020-11-22 [70] 2021-05-12 [72]
Retired
Former Players
# ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
South Korea 31 AimGod Minseok Kwon Support 2019-11-07 [37] 2020-11-18 [66]
South Korea 14 JJANU Hyeonwoo Choi Tank 2020-05-16 [45][49] 2020-11-18 [65]
South Korea 22 Stitch Chunghui Lee DPS 2020-05-16 [44][50] 2020-11-18 [64]
South Korea 0 ArK Yeonjoon Hong Support 2019-03-18 [16] 2020-11-07 [62]
Retired
South Korea 37 rOar Gye Chang-hoon Tank 2019-10-18 [35] 2020-10-22 [59] Gen.G Elite Esports Academy (coach)
Sweden 15 LullSiSH Lukas Wiklund Tank 2019-07-14 [26] 2020-09-01 [57] Young and Beautiful
Sweden 28 ELLIVOTE Elliot Vaneryd Tank 2019-07-14 [26] 2020-06-04 [51] Team Doge
United States 27 Stratus Ethan Yankel DPS 2018-12-04 [8] 2020-05-09 [43] Washington Justice (Content Creator)
United States 11 Corey Captain Corey Nigra DPS 2018-12-04 [10] 2020-05-08 [42]
Retired
Former Players
# ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States 0 sleepy Nikola Andrews Support 2019-04-19 [21] 2019-10-11 [34]
Retired
South Korea 13 Gido Gido Moon Support 2018-12-05 [13] 2019-10-11 [34] Lucky Future
South Korea 17 Ado Gihyeon Chon DPS 2018-12-05 [14] 2019-10-07 [32] Hangzhou Spark
South Korea 23 Hyeonu Hyeonwoo Cho Support 2018-12-05 [11] 2019-10-07 [32]
Retired
South Korea 39 Janus Junhwa Song Tank 2018-09-11 [3] 2019-10-07 [32]
Retired
South Korea 33 Sansam Hyangki Kim Tank 2018-12-04 [9] 2019-10-07 [32]
Retired
United States 14 Fahzix Riley Taylor Support 2018-12-05 [12] 2019-08-12 [29]
Retired

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date
United States   Mark Mark Ein Owner 2018-09-07 [73]
United States   Keiranthil Grant Paranjape Vice President of Esports Business 2019-05-13 [24]
United States   PRE Aaron Heckman General Manager 2019-05-17 [25][48]
South Korea   Sup7eme Seungjun Han Head Coach 2019-11-08 [38][53]
South Korea   Chilhwa Park Min-hyung Assistant Coach 2020-06-20 [55]
South Korea   Hocury Hocheol Lee Personal Coach 2020-10-27 [61]
South Korea   Haeni Haeni Kim Player Manager & Translator 2021-02-01

Former[edit]

Former Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
South Korea   Wiz Hae-joon Lee Strategic Coach 2019-11-08 [39] 2020-10-02 [58]
United States 27 Stratus Ethan Yankel Content Creator 2020-05-09 [43] 2020-06-19 [54]
Singapore   JohnGalt Seetoh Jian Qing Head Coach 2019-10-08 [33] 2020-06-05 [52]
Retired
Canada 3 Bani Christopher Benell Individual Coach 2019-12-05 [40] 2020-05-20 [47]
United States   Bawlynn Analynn Dang General Manager 2019-08-15 [30] 2020-05-20 [47]
South Korea   WizardHyeong Hyeongseok Kim Head Coach 2018-09-11 [3] 2019-09-30 [31] Seoul Dynasty (Strategic Coach)
South Korea 1 AVALLA Kyoungey "Molly" Kim Assistant Coach 2018-09-20 [4] 2019-09-30 [31] Paris Eternal (Assistant General Manager)
Norway   mkL Mikael Skjønhaug Coach/Analyst 2018-09-20 [4] 2019-09-30 [31]
United States   Shrugger Canaan Carman Coach 2018-12-03 [7] 2019-09-30 [31]
United States   Mason Mason Dusanic Player Operations Manager 2019-02-08 [15] 2019-07-15 [27]
United States   Kate Kate Mitchell Assistant General Manager 2018-09-07 2019-05-13 [23]
Canada   Obasill Mark Regush Coach 2018-12-03 [7] 2019-04-01 [18] Second Wind

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2021
2021-05-02 A55 - 8th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League 2021 - May Melee 1 : 3 $0
2020
2020-09-13 A33rd A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League 2020 - North America Playoffs 0 : 3 $250,000
2020-08-23 B919th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2020 Regular Season 4/-/17 Grp. S. $0
2020-08-07 A99 - 12th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League 2020 - Countdown Cup 2 : 3 $0
2020-07-04 A55 - 8th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League 2020 - Summer Showdown 0 : 3 $5,000
2020-05-22 A99 - 12th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League 2020 - May Melee 0 : 3 $0
2019
2019-08-25 B717th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2019 Regular Season 8/20 Grp. S. $0
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Gallery[edit]

Team Uniform[edit]

Additional Content[edit]

A New Type of Justice in DC : WUSA9 story of the teams first visit to Washington D.C. June 2,2019

Press Release[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "OVERWATCH LEAGUE TO OPEN 2019 SEASON WITH 20 TEAMS". Overwatch League. 2018-09-07.
  2. "Washington, DC’s Overwatch League Team Welcomes Kate Mitchell as Assistant General Manager!". Washington. 2018-09-07.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "WASHINGTON SIGN JANUS AND WIZARDHYEONG". Washington. 2018-09-11.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Washington, DC’s Overwatch League Adds Two to Coaching Staff". Washington. 2018-09-20.
  5. "Courage, honor, loyalty, sacrifice. But most important is justice ⚖️". Washington Justice. 2018-12-03.
  6. "Presenting the Washington Justice". Overwatch League. 2018-12-03.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 "Washington, D.C. Overwatch League Team Unveils Name and Logo Ahead of 2019 Season" (PDF). 2018-12-03. Retrieved 2018-12-03.
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Justice is best served ice cold.". Washington Justice. 2018-12-04.
  9. 9.0 9.1 "Time to raise our APM!". Washington Justice. 2018-12-04.
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Locked and loaded.". Washington Justice. 2018-12-04.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "Did someone call a doctor?". Washington Justice. 2018-12-05.
  12. 12.0 12.1 "We're bringing in @Fahzix_ on the supporting role!". Washington Justice. 2018-12-05.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "A disciplined mind is your most dependable ally.". Washington Justice. 2018-12-05.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "Watch out for the Dragon’s Blade, we’ve got @OW_Ado in town.". Washington Justice. 2018-12-05.
  15. 15.0 15.1 "We’re happy to announce @mcdusanic as our Player Operations Manager.". Washington Justice. 2019-02-08.
  16. 16.0 16.1 "Justice grows stronger for Stage 2! Welcome @Arkyjun to the team!". Washington Justice. 2019-03-18.
  17. "Today we have traded Yeonjoon "ArK" Hong to @washjustice". New York Excelsior. 2019-03-18.
  18. 18.0 18.1 "We would like to say a big thank you to coach @ObasillOW for his help in building this team.". Washington Justice. 2019-04-02.
  19. Fahzix (2019-04-03). "I'll be going back home to PA today, I am excited to take streaming a little more seriously as well as improving myself as a person.".
  20. Kate Mitchell (2019-04-10). "Going Home - Kate Mitchell".
  21. 21.0 21.1 "It's always tough saying goodbye to a family member, but ultimately we know that @sleepy deserves a spot on the @overwatchleague stage.". San Francisco Shock. 2019-04-19.
  22. "We are excited to have @Sleepy stand with Justice!". Washington Justice. 2019-04-19.
  23. 23.0 23.1 Kate Mitchell (2019-04-10). "Going Home - Kate Mitchell".
  24. 24.0 24.1 "WASHINGTON JUSTICE HIRES GRANT PARANJAPE AS VICE PRESIDENT OF ESPORTS BUSINESS". Washington Justice. 2019-05-13.
  25. 25.0 25.1 "We’re excited to announce that we’ve promoted @PRE_owl to Assistant GM!". Washington Justice. 2019-05-17.
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 "🚨 Please give a warm welcome to @ELLIVOTE and @LullSiSH as they join the Washington Justice roster!". Washington Justice. 2019-07-14.
  27. 27.0 27.1 Mason Dusanic (2019-07-11). "As of Monday, July 15th, I'm no longer with the Justice.".
  28. Grant Paranjape (2019-07-31). "Unfortunately given the current length of the visa process and our last game being 8/18 they will not be making it in time to participate in the @overwatchleague this season. Looking forward to their debut in 2020!.".
  29. 29.0 29.1 "Today we say goodbye to @Fahzix.". Washington Justice. 2019-08-12.
  30. 30.0 30.1 "Please give a warm welcome to @bawlynn, our new General Manager! 🥳". Washington Justice. 2019-08-15.
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 31.3 31.4 "Today we announce the departure of our coaching staff". Washington Justice. 2019-09-30.
  32. 32.0 32.1 32.2 32.3 32.4 "We are grateful that our inaugural year roster was filled with ardent, positive players, and thank them for making it a memorable first year. @OW_Ado, @HyeonuOW, @januspy_, @Sansam_ow, we wish you nothing but success in the next step of your careers! #JusticeFamily". Washington Justice. 2019-10-07.
  33. 33.0 33.1 "We're coming home to DC with our eyes set on the Championship and @JohnGaltOW is the Coach to lead us there!". Washington Justice. 2019-10-08.
  34. 34.0 34.1 34.2 "Today we say thank you and farewell to @oogido_ and @sleepy.". Washington Justice. 2019-10-11.
  35. 35.0 35.1 "Our tank line grows even stronger with the addition of @rOar_ow!". Washington Justice. 2019-10-18.
  36. 36.0 36.1 "We're overjoyed to have @OWTtuBa on our @Overwatchleague 2020 and 2021 roster!". Washington Justice. 2019-10-23.
  37. 37.0 37.1 "It is with great pleasure that we announce @aimgod_ow as our latest addition to our 2020 roster!". Washington Justice. 2019-11-07.
  38. 38.0 38.1 "We’re so excited to bring on @Master7supreme as our Development Coach!". Washington Justice. 2019-11-08.
  39. 39.0 39.1 "To help pave our path to greatness, we’re bringing on @OW_Wiz as our Strategic Coach!". Washington Justice. 2019-11-08.
  40. 40.0 40.1 "We're so excited to welcome @BaniOW to our team as our Individual Coach! 🎉". Washington Justice. 2019-12-05.
  41. Washington Justice (2020-02-10). "Due to extenuating circumstances with his Visa, @LullSiSH is expected to miss the start of the season. We're continuing to work hand in hand with him, his agent, and our immigration attorneys to get him here as quickly as possible.".
  42. 42.0 42.1 Washington Justice (2020-05-08). "Today we say thank you and farewell to @Corey_OW as he retires from professional Overwatch.".
  43. 43.0 43.1 43.2 Washington Justice (2020-05-08). "Our match this weekend will be @StratusEclipse's last one in the Overwatch League. While still a member of the Justice team, he'll be taking a step back from competitive play to focus on content creation.".
  44. 44.0 44.1 Washington Justice (2020-05-16). "We're thrilled to have Stitch as our newest addition to the team!".
  45. 45.0 45.1 Washington Justice (2020-05-16). "Our tank line grows even stronger with the addition of @JJANU_ow!".
  46. JJANU (2020-05-16). "2주동안 용병으로 들어가게 되었습니다. 경기에서 봐요~".
  47. 47.0 47.1 47.2 Washington Justice (2020-05-20). "Washington Justice Competitive Restructuring".
  48. 48.0 48.1 Washington Justice (2020-05-22). "Please join us in congratulating Aaron "PRE" Heckman on his promotion to General Manager.".
  49. 49.0 49.1 Washington Justice (2020-05-22). "We are delighted to announce we have signed @JJANU_ow to a long term contract and look forward to welcoming him to the U.S. following the May Melee!".
  50. 50.0 50.1 Washington Justice (2020-06-01). "We are thrilled to announce we have signed @Stitch__ow to a long term contract!".
  51. 51.0 51.1 Washington Justice (2020-06-04). "Today we say thank you and goodbye to @ELLIVOTE as we mutually part ways.".
  52. 52.0 52.1 Washington Justice (2020-06-05). "Today we say thank you and goodbye to @JohnGalt as he steps away from the Justice to further his education.".
  53. 53.0 53.1 Washington Justice (2020-06-17). "Please join us in congratulating Seung-jun “Sup7eme” Han on his promotion to Head Coach!".
  54. 54.0 54.1 Washington Justice (2020-06-19). "Please join us in wishing @StratusEclipse the best of luck as we mutually part ways so that he may explore other opportunities.".
  55. 55.0 55.1 Washington Justice (2020-06-20). "We are happy to announce that @OW_CHILHWA will be joining the Justice as an Assistant Coach!".
  56. 56.0 56.1 Washington Justice (2020-08-12). "We're excited to welcome @DecayOW to the Justice as our seventh travel-eligible player!".
  57. 57.0 57.1 Washington Justice (2020-09-01). "Today we announce the departure of @LullSish as we grant his release from our roster so that he may immediately pursue other opportunities to play Overwatch professionally.".
  58. 58.0 58.1 Washington Justice (2020-10-02). "We wish you all the best in your future, @OW_Wiz.".
  59. 59.0 59.1 Washington Justice (2020-10-22). "Today we say thank you to @rOar_ow as we have mutually parted ways.".
  60. 60.0 60.1 Washington Justice (2020-10-24). "Coming straight out of an impressive Contenders season, we're thrilled to have Mag join us as our first new signing!".
  61. 61.0 61.1 Washington Justice (2020-10-27). "Please welcome our new Personal Coach!".
  62. 62.0 62.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-07). "𝗧𝗛𝗔𝗡𝗞 𝗬𝗢𝗨!Today we say thank you to @Arkyjun for an amazing two years as he retires from the @overwatchleague.".
  63. 63.0 63.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-09). "𝗪𝗘𝗟𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗘 𝗝𝗘𝗥𝗥𝗬 A proven @overwatchleague star adds firepower to our stellar DPS line!".
  64. 64.0 64.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-18). "𝗧𝗛𝗔𝗡𝗞 𝗬𝗢𝗨! Today we say thank you to @Stitch__ow. You made an instant impact, boosting our team synergy and turning our season around. Good luck in your next chapter.".
  65. 65.0 65.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-18). "𝗧𝗛𝗔𝗡𝗞 𝗬𝗢𝗨! Today we say thank you to @JJANU_ow. The calm and collected presence you brought stabilized our squad and empowered us to push further than we ever have before. Fare well in your next venture.".
  66. 66.0 66.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-18). "𝗧𝗛𝗔𝗡𝗞 𝗬𝗢𝗨! Today we say thank you to @aimgod_ow for everything you contributed to improving the Justice. Your passion and fighting spirit ensure you will be successful every step of your journey.".
  67. 67.0 67.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-19). "𝗪𝗘𝗟𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗘 𝗕𝗘𝗕𝗘".
  68. 68.0 68.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-20). "𝗪𝗘𝗟𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗘 𝗖𝗟𝗢𝗦𝗘𝗥 Already an @overwatchleague Champion, @Closer brings veteran experience and leadership we can build our support line around.".
  69. 69.0 69.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-21). "𝗪𝗘𝗟𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗘 𝗙𝗨𝗥𝗬".
  70. 70.0 70.1 Washington Justice (2020-11-22). "𝗪𝗘𝗟𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗘 𝗥𝗜𝗔".
  71. 71.0 71.1 Washington Justice (2021-02-14). "𝗪𝗘𝗟𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗘 𝗔𝗦𝗦𝗔𝗦𝗦𝗜𝗡".
  72. 72.0 72.1 "Today we wish @Ria_970922 the best in his future endeavors after accepting his decision to retire from the @overwatchleague to attend to family business in Korea.". Washington Justice. 2021-05-12.
  73. Mark Ein (2018-09-07). "Mark Ein Buys Overwatch League Team Bringing The Premier Global Esports League To Washington, DC".