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Pittsburgh Knights

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[e][h]Pittsburgh Knights
Team Information
Location:
Region:
Coach:
United States Landon "McLando" Mellor
Total Winnings:
$125,115
2449 (Rank #18)
690 (Rank #9)
Links
History
Created:
2019-10-02
Upcoming Matches
RGE vs. PK
January 14, 2021 - 22:00 UTC
SSG vs. PK
January 14, 2021 - 23:00 UTC
PK vs. PINE
January 15, 2021 - 00:00 UTC
EU vs. PK
January 19, 2021 - 23:00 UTC
G2 vs. PK
January 20, 2021 - 00:00 UTC

The Pittsburgh Knights are a global esports franchise based in Pittsburgh. The organization manages multiple esports teams and players in popular game titles such as Super Smash Bros. Melee, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS, Hearthstone, Rainbow Six Siege and Trackmania. On October 2nd, 2019, they announced their entry into the Rocket League scene by signing the roster of The Peeps.

History[edit]

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad Active Squad
ID Name Join Date
Canada radoko.
(
Joshua Ruiz Radtke
)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]
United States ZPS.
(
Anthony Marcello Perez
)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]
Canada sosa
(
Gianluca Petrozza
)
Join Date: 
2020-10-27[10]
United States Flitz
(
Dylan Taussig
)
(Substitute)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]
United States McLando
(
Landon Mellor
)
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]

Former[edit]

RLCS X - Fall Split Squad RLCS X - Fall Split Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Canada radoko.
(
Joshua Ruiz Radtke
)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]
Leave Date: 
-
United States kinseh
(
Sukhpartik Kahlon
)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]
Leave Date: 
2020-10-27[10]
United States ZPS.
(
Anthony Marcello Perez
)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]
Leave Date: 
-
United States Flitz
(
Dylan Taussig
)
(Substitute)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]
Leave Date: 
-
United States McLando
(
Landon Mellor
)
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2020-08-06[8]
Leave Date: 
-

Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
United States WondaMike Michael Santoriello  
United States retals Slater Thomas The Brawl 10K
United States AlRaz Alex Raczynski  
United States retals Slater Thomas Codename: COVERT

Fusion Stand-in
ID Name Replacing ID Name
United States AlRaz Alex Raczynski  
United States retals Slater Thomas

RLCS Season 9 Squad RLCS Season 9 Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Gyro.
(
Jirair Papazian
)
Join Date: 
2019-10-02[1]
Leave Date: 
2020-08-06[8][9]
 
The Peeps
United States retals
(
Slater Thomas
)
Join Date: 
2019-10-02[1]
Leave Date: 
2020-07-23[6][7]
 
Spacestation Gaming
United States ayyjayy
(
Austin Aebi
)
Join Date: 
2020-01-08[2]
Leave Date: 
2020-08-06[8][9]
 
The Peeps
United States Moopy
(
Julian Amador
)
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2019-10-02[1]
Leave Date: 
2020-07-17[5]
 
The Peeps (Coach)
RLCS Season 8 Squad RLCS Season 8 Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
United States Gyro.
(
Jirair Papazian
)
Join Date: 
2019-10-02[1]
Leave Date: 
-
United States retals
(
Slater Thomas
)
Join Date: 
2019-10-02[1]
Leave Date: 
-
United States mist
(
Nick Costello
)
Join Date: 
2019-10-02[1]
Leave Date: 
-
United States Moopy
(
Julian Amador
)
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2019-10-02[1]
Leave Date: 
-

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
United States GBJame^s James O'Connor Owner 2017-12-??

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization New Position
United States Moopy Julian Amador Manager 2019-10-02[1] 2020-07-17[5] The Peeps Coach
United States Leonyx Rob Lee Co-Owner 2019-10-02[1] 2019-12-11[11]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2020-12-19 A33rd A2A-Tier Rocket League Summit 2: North America 0 : 4 $3,125
2020-11-29 A44th A2A-Tier RLCS Season X - Winter: NA Regional Event 1 0 : 4 $7,000
2020-10-18 B512 - 14th A1S-Tier RLCS Season X - Fall: NA Major 1/3 Grp. S. $1,500
2020-09-17 A33 - 4th A3B-Tier RLCS Season X - Fall: The Grid NA - Week 7 0 : 4 $1,500
2020-08-23 A55 - 8th A2A-Tier RLCS Season X - Fall: NA Regional Event 1 2 : 3 $4,000
2020-04-25 A55 - 6th A2A-Tier Rocket League Spring Series - North America 2 : 3 $14,000
2020-04-15 A11st A3B-Tier Spring Skirmish: North America 2 4 : 1 $600
2020-03-21 A77th A1S-Tier RLCS Season 9 - North America 3/6 Grp. S. $26,397.36
2019-12-15 A55 - 6th A1S-Tier RLCS Season 8 - Finals 2 : 4 $24,750
2019-11-16 A22nd A1S-Tier RLCS Season 8 - North America 0 : 4 $33,531.25
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Awards[edit]

Recent Matches[edit]

DateTimeTierTournamentScoreVs. Team
2020-12-1923:00 UTCA2A-TierRocket League Summit 2: North AmericaRocket League Summit 2: North America0 : 4 RGE
2020-12-1921:00 UTCA2A-TierRocket League Summit 2: North AmericaRocket League Summit 2: North America1 : 4 SSG
2020-12-1918:00 UTCA2A-TierRocket League Summit 2: North AmericaRocket League Summit 2: North America4 : 0 SQ
2020-12-1621:00 UTCA2A-TierRocket League Summit 2: North AmericaRocket League Summit 2: North America4 : 0 PINE
2020-12-1617:00 UTCA2A-TierRocket League Summit 2: North AmericaRocket League Summit 2: North America3 : 4 SSG
Complete list of matches in any tournament

Media[edit]

Features[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 Pittsburgh Knights (2019-10-02). "We're proud to announce our @RLEsports Season 8 roster:".
  2. 2.0 2.1 Pittsburgh Knights (2020-01-08). "We've gone to great lengths to get EXACTLY what you guys have been asking for: your favorite player's/own name in huge white letters across your back.".
  3. Pittsburgh Knights (2020-01-20). "We've found a good home for @mist_525 this RLCS season. However, that does mean we have to say goodbye.".
  4. retals (2020-06-16). "retals removed from the main roster.".
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Moopy (2020-07-17). "As of today I no longer represent the Pittsburgh Knights.".
  6. 6.0 6.1 Pittsburgh Knights (2020-07-23). "Today, we send off @RetalsRL to @SpacestationGG. 👋".
  7. 7.0 7.1 Spacestation Gaming (2020-07-23). "50% man 🧔🏻 50% machine Robot face 100% on our rocket league team!!".
  8. 8.00 8.01 8.02 8.03 8.04 8.05 8.06 8.07 8.08 8.09 8.10 8.11 Pittsburgh Knights (2020-08-06). "We are excited to announce the acquisition of Valence!".
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Gyro. (2020-08-06). "Season X RLCS The Peeps Roster".
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Pittsburgh Knights (2020-10-27). "We’d never just make a so-so addition to our @RLEsportsteam - a SO-SA addition, though ... 🤔Please welcome @sosacrdbl to #PKRL!. With this move, we'll be parting ways with @kinseh_. We can't thank him enough for his time on the roster and wish him nothing but the best. 🖤💛".
  11. Leonyx (2019-12-11). "After launching the Knights in 2017, and spending the last few years building a global esports team, I’ve decided to step aside from the Knights to pursue other entrepreneurial opportunities. A very special thanks to our sponsors, investors, and of course our fans.".