Ascent

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[e][h]Ascent
Team Information
Location:
Region:
Team Captain:
showstopper
Total Earnings:
$31,791
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
6
History
Created:
2015-04-19
Upcoming Matches
Ascent vs. SVIFT NA
September 27, 2018 - 3:00 UTC
faint- vs. Ascent
September 28, 2018 - 3:00 UTC
Ascent vs. MNT
October 4, 2018 - 3:00 UTC

Ascent is an American Team Fortress 2 team which was originally the core of the ex-eLevate roster formed in mid-2015 with the intention of playing at i55. The team won an ESEA-Invite title in Season 20 before eventually being acquired by North American organisation RONIN.

In late 2017 team leader Ma3laa reformed Ascent with his intentions of turning the brand into a fully-fledged eSports organisation acquiring North American and European rosters as well as branching into Quake Champions.

Timeline[edit]

  • April 19th - The former roster of eLevate form Ascent.
  • September 9th - TheFragile goes on an indefinite break and is replaced by phorofor. yomps joins at a stand-in. [1]
  • March 3rd - The roster is acquired by Ronin.[2]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Role Join Date
USA alec Scout 2018-09-02 [15]
USA ash Carter Paccione Scout 2018-09-02 [15]
USA showstopper Alex Idanjian Roaming Soldier 2018-09-02 [15]
USA marmadukeGRYLLS Pocket Soldier 2018-09-19 [16]
USA sighguy Demoman 2018-09-02 [15]
USA cozen Jan Lasota Medic 2018-09-02 [15]

Former[edit]

Former Players
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA duwatna Stephen Taylor Demoman 2018-09-02 [15] 2018-09-19[16]
USA yight Brandon Bristoe Scout 2018-05-08 [13] 2018-09-02[15] Faint Gaming
USA phlps Scout 2018-07-18[14] 2018-09-02[15] Faint Gaming
USA marmaloo Roaming Soldier 2018-01-08 [11] 2018-09-02[15] FROYO BLACK
USA aim Pocket Soldier 2018-05-08 [13] 2018-09-02[15] froyotech
USA xaler Demoman 2018-01-08 [11] 2018-09-02[15] Faint Gaming
USA Nursey Jenny Tempalski Medic 2017-07-12 [3] 2018-09-02[15] froyotech
USA highfive Kyle Bishop Scout 2018-05-08 [13] 2018-07-18[14] Fin
USA Bdonski Cyrus Dahm Demoman 2017-07-12 [3] 2018-05-08 [13] FROYO BLACK
USA Ma3laa Wyatt River Pocket Soldier 2018-03-16 [12] 2018-05-08 [13] Ascent
USA slemnish Scout 2018-01-08 [11] 2018-05-08 [13] Faint Gaming
USA corsa Scout 2018-01-08 [11] 2018-05-08 [13] FROYO BLACK
Canada paddie Michael Simonetta Pocket Soldier 2017-09-14 [5] 2018-03-16 [12] New God Flow
USA showstopper Alex Idanjian Roaming Soldier 2017-10-10 [7] 2018-01-08 [11] Velocity eSports
USA sandblast Scout 2017-11-21 [9] 2018-01-08 [11] Running with Scizors
USA yomps Justin Swilpa Scout 2017-07-12 [3] 2017-12-21 [10] froyotech
USA Ma3laa Wyatt Rivers Roaming Soldier 2017-07-12 [3] 2017-11-20 [8] Ascent
USA rando Matt Sorando Pocket Soldier 2017-07-12 [3] 2017-10-07 [6]
Retired
USA corsa Scout 2017-07-12 [3] 2017-09-13 [4] Ascent
ESEA Season 21 Squad
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA yomps Justin Swilpa Scout 2015-09-09[1] 2016-03-03 [2] RONIN
USA shrugger Canaan Carman Scout 2015-04-19 2016-03-03 [2] RONIN
USA Ma3laa Wyatt Rivers Roaming Soldier 2015-04-19 2016-03-03 [2] RONIN
USA rando Matt Sorando Pocket Soldier 2015-04-19 2016-03-03 [2] RONIN
USA Bdonski Cyrus Dahm Demoman 2015-04-19 2016-03-03 [2] RONIN
USA phorofor Nicholas Johnson Medic 2015-09-09[1] 2016-03-03 [2] RONIN
Former Players
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA Decimate Christian Lomeli Scout 2015-04-19 2015-12-23 froyotech
USA TheFragile Nick Leon Medic 2015-04-19 2015-09-09 [1] RONIN
Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
USA sighguy   Cyrus G
USA slemnish Esports Arena Rewind II
USA bo4r   Alexander Pistoletov
USA corsa Esports Arena Rewind II
USA enigma   Carl Yangsheng
USA Decimate Christian Lomeli Insomnia 55
USA cozen   Jan Lasota
None
GXL LAN 2015
Razer Monthly Mayhem - Nov '15

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
USA Ma3laa Wyatt River Owner 2017-07-12 [3]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2018-08-19 A22nd A2Major ESEA ESEA Season 28: North America Invite Division 0 : 2 $3,000
2018-04-19 A22nd A2Major ESEA ESEA Season 27: North America Invite Division 0 : 2 $3,500
2018-02-18 A22nd A3Premier eSports Arena Esports Arena Rewind II 0 : 3 $4,399.61
2017-12-08 A33rd A2Major ESEA ESEA Season 26: North America Invite Division 0 : 2 $2,800
2017-08-31 A22nd A2Major ESEA ESEA Season 25: North America Invite Division 0 : 2 $3,500
2015-12-16 A11st A2Major ESEA ESEA Season 20: North America Invite Division 2 : 0 $6,360
2015-12-05 A11st A3Minor Razer Arena Razer Arena Monthly Mayhem - November 2015 - NA 2 : 1 $1,000
2015-10-17 A22nd A2Major GXL GXL LAN 2015 0 : 2 $786
2015-08-30 A44th A3Premier Insomnia Insomnia 55 1 : 2 $1,385.24
2015-07-19 A22nd A2Major ESEA ESEA Season 19: North America Invite Division 0 : 2 $3,660
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 tsc (2015-09-09). "Ascent finalizes roster". teamfortress.tv.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 "Ronin acquires Ascent". 2016-03-03.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 "Our roster is now...". 2017-07-12.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "@Ascent_corsa will now be a backup for @ESEA.". 2017-09-13.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Welcome back to the starting lineup @Ascent_Paddie.". 2017-09-13.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "After nearly 10 seasons, @Ascent_rando will be stepping down from the starting roster due to other life commitments.". 2017-10-07.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Excited to announce our new pocket soldier will be @showstopperk1ng.". 2017-10-10.
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Our owner [Ma3laa will be stepping down from playing with our NA TeamFortress team to focus on Ascent as a whole."]. 2017-11-20.
  9. 9.0 9.1 "We're excited to announce that the new 6th for our NA @TeamFortress team will be [sandblast."]. 2017-11-21.
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Sadly, @zombyomps will no longer be playing with us.". 2017-12-21.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 11.4 11.5 11.6 "We're excited to finally announce our new NA TF2 roster.". 2018-01-08.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 "Ma3laa @wyattriver_ will be stepping in as pocket soldier for @Ascent_paddie throughout the remainder of @ESEA Season 27.". 2018-03-16.
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 13.5 13.6 13.7 Ascent (2018-05-08). "Been a long off-season, we're excited to announce our new NA TF2 roster.".
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 Gritoma (2018-07-18). "highfive waves goodbye to Ascent, phlps joins.".
  15. 15.00 15.01 15.02 15.03 15.04 15.05 15.06 15.07 15.08 15.09 15.10 15.11 15.12 Ascent (2018-07-18). "OUR NEW NA TF2 ROSTER...".
  16. 16.0 16.1 16.2 Ascent (2018-09-19). "duwatna leaves".