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Information

     Welcome to the Upsurge Minor League page where we show all the information for this event. The Upsurge Minor League (UML) was created in 2017 as a means for teams to compete at the top level within the amateur Esports scene. The entry fee for this league is $75 USD and the prize pool is $1,250 USD which will be split among first, second, and third place out of the 16 teams competing in this season. There are seven weeks of regular season play and three weeks of playoffs. All games will be to best of 3 and scheduled to be played on Monday & Wednesday nights at 8:00pm EST (excluding playoffs). Each day a series will be selected to be streamed, this will be decided among staff as well as voting by players and fans.

  • Click HERE for the official Upsurge Minor League rule book.
  • Click HERE for the 2018 Summer Minor League Battlefy page.
  • Click HERE for the 2018 Summer League spreadsheet. 
  • Streamed Match West Week 1: Dramatik Gaming Academy vs Awaken Militia GG on Twitch

Standings

Upsurge Minor League

West

W/L

0-0 1. Awaken Militia GG

0-0 2. Calamity Esports

0-0 3. Dramatik Gaming Academy

0-0 4. Hooked eSports

0-0 5. Michigan State Academy

0-0 6. Source Esports

0-0 7. Team Impera

0-0 8. Windstorm Gaming

*Top 4 from West advance to playoffs.

Upsurge Minor League

East

W/L

0-0 1. Against All Odds Esport

0-0 2. Dawn eSports Academy

0-0 3. Frontside Esports

0-0 4. Illinois Academy

0-0 5. Optimal Esports

0-0 6. Team Clarity

0-0 7. Team Virtuoso

0-0 8. Windstorm Academy

*Top 4 from East advance to playoffs

Season Schedule

West

6/11 Week 1: Impera vs Calamity | Dramatik vs Awaken Militia | Hooked vs Windstorm | Michigan vs Source

6/18 Week 2: Impera vs Awaken Militia | Calamity vs Windstorm | Dramatik vs Source | Hooked vs Michigan

6/25 Week 3: Impera vs Windstorm | Awaken Militia vs Source | Calamity vs Michigan | Dramatik vs Hooked

7/2 Week 4: Impera vs Source | Windstorm vs Michigan | Awaken Militia vs Hooked | Calamity vs Dramatik

7/9 Week 5: Impera vs Michigan | Source vs Hooked | Windstorm vs Dramatik | Awaken Militia vs Calamity

7/16 Week 6: Impera vs Hooked | Michigan vs Dramatik | Source vs Calamity | Windstorm vs Awaken Militia

7/23 Week 7: Impera vs Dramatik | Hooked vs Calamity | Michigan vs Awaken Militia | Source vs Windstorm

East

6/13 Week 1: Frontside vs Windstorm | Dawn vs Virtuoso | Against All Odds vs Optimal | Clarity vs Illinois

6/20 Week 2: Frontside vs Virtuoso | Windstorm vs Optiaml | Dawn vs Illinois | Against All Odds vs Clarity

6/22 Week 3: Frontside vs Optimal | Virtuoso vs Illinois | Windstorm vs Clarity | Dawn vs Against All Odds

7/4 Week 4: Frontside vs Illinois | Optimal vs Clarity | Virtuoso vs Against All Odds | Windstorm vs Dawn

7/11 Week 5: Frontside vs Clarity | Illinois vs Against All Odds | Optimal vs Dawn | Virtuoso vs Windstorm

7/18 Week 6: Frontside vs Against All Odds | Clarity vs Dawn | Illinois vs Windstorm | Optimal vs Virtuoso

7/25 Week 7: Frontside vs Dawn | Against All Odds vs Windstorm | Clarity vs Virtuoso | Illinois vs Optimal

Playoffs

7/30 Quarterfinals: 1 Seed vs 8 Seed | 3 Seed vs 6 Seed

8/1 Quarterfinals: 2 Seed vs 7 Seed | 4 Seed vs 5 Seed

8/6 Semifinals: Winner vs Winner | Winner vs Winner

8/8 Semifinals: Winner vs Winner | Winner vs Winner

8/13 3rd Place Match: Loser vs Loser

8/16 Championship: Winner vs Winner

*All Matches are Bo3 scheduled for 8:00 PM EST (Semifinals, 3rd Place Match, & Championship are bo5).


Past Champions

2017 Fall Upsurge Minor League Champion & Runner-Up: Ever Esports / Delusional Esports

2018 Winter Upsurge Minor League Champion & Runner-Up: SN Snapdragon / Azio Esports

2018 Spring Upsurge Minor League Champion & Runner-Up: AZIO Esports Academy / Spectral Esports