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Number of Players
- February 20th - The New York Excelsior officially announce the name and roster of their Overwatch Contenders academy team, XL2 Academy.
- March 24th - Fl0w3R joins the team.
- April 30th - BEARHANDS and NYXL mutually part ways.
- June 5th - Midnight is released from the team. 
- June 23rd - XL2 Academy announce that TiZi and WooHyaL have joined the team.
- July 3rd - Fl0w3R changes his name back to nanohana.
- July 5th - ioStux joins the Coaching staff.
- September 26th - ioStux leaves the team to focus on getting into OWL.
|Mangachu||Liam Campbell||DPS||2018-02-20 |
|Nenne||Yeon-kwan Jeong||DPS||2018-02-20 |
|Cloneman16||James D'Arcangelo||Tank||2018-02-20 |
|Adam||Adam Eckel||Support||2018-02-20 |
|Goliath||Anthony Pietro||Support||2018-02-20 |
|nanohana||Yeon-oh Hwang||DPS||2018-03-24 |
|ID||Name||Role||Join Date||Leave Date||New Team|
|Midnight||Mike Ryan||Flex||2018-02-20 ||2018-06-05 ||Copenhagen Flames|
|Jeff Wilpon||Jeff Wilpon||Owner||-|
|ID||Name||Position||Join Date||Leave Date|
|BEARHANDS||Scott Tester||Director of Player Personnel||2017-0?-??||2018-04-30|
- 2018-05-21 | XL2 | ORIGINS - FL0W3R by New York Excelsior
- 2018-05-28 | XL2 | ORIGINS - KITTA by New York Excelsior
- "We come to conquer. Introducing your XL2 Academy squad.". XL2 Academy. 2018-02-20.
- "Today, we are planting a seed for our future.". XL2 Academy. 2018-03-24.
- New York Excelsior (2018-04-30). "NYXL and Bearhands part ways".
- XL2 Academy (2018-06-05). "XL2 has released Mike "@MidnightOW_" Ryan from our roster.".
- XL2 Academy (2018-06-23). "We are very happy and proud of welcoming @Overwatch_TiZi and @WOOHYAL to the ranks of #XL2!".
- XL2 Academy (2018-07-03). "Fl0w3R changes his name back to nanohana".
- XL2 Academy (2018-07-05). "We're happy to welcome @ioStux_Coaching to the coaching staff, as he'll will be joining @Kitta_OW behind the blueprints and drawing boards!".
- "Today, we are parting ways with coach ioStux who's leaving to focus on getting into OWL.". XL2 Academy. 2018-09-26.