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Information

     Welcome to the Upsurge Premier League page where we show all the information for this event. The Upsurge Premier League (UPL) 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 $150 USD and the prize pool is $2,500 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 Tuesday & Thursday nights at 8:00pm EST (excluding playoffs). Each week 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 Premier League rule book.
  • Click HERE for the 2018 Summer Premier League Battlefy page.
  • Click HERE for the 2018 Summer League spreadsheet. 
  • Streamed Match West Week 1: Team Clarity vs Super Nova Esports on Twitch

Season Schedule

West

6/12 Week 1: Clarity vs Super Nova | Dawn vs AZIO White | Dramatik vs Vireo | Kraken vs Zenith

6/19 Week 2: Clarity vs AZIO White | Super Nova vs Vireo | Dawn vs Zenith | Dramatik vs Kraken

6/26 Week 3: Clarity vs Vireo | AZIO White vs Zenith | Super Nova vs Kraken | Dawn vs Dramatik

7/3 Week 4: Clarity vs Zenith | Vireo vs Kraken | AZIO White vs Dramatik | Super Nova vs Dawn

7/10 Week 5: Clarity vs Kraken | Zenith vs Dramatik | Vireo vs Dawn | AZIO White vs Super Nova

7/17 Week 6: Clarity vs Dramatik | Kraken vs Dawn | Zenith vs Super Nova | Vireo vs AZIO White

7/24 Week 7: Clarity vs Dawn | Dramatik vs Super Nova | Kraken vs AZIO White | Zenith vs Vireo

East

6/14 Week 1: Super Nova Academy vs GGEA | Pentae vs AZIO Red | Polar Ace vs AZIO Black | High Voltage vs Honor

6/21 Week 2: Super Nova Academy vs AZIO Red | GGEA vs AZIO Black | Pentae vs Honor | Polar Ace vs High Voltage

6/28 Week 3: Super Nova Academy vs AZIO Black | AZIO Red vs Honor | GGEA vs High Voltage | Pentae vs Polar Ace

7/5 Week 4: Super Nova Academy vs Honor | AZIO Black vs High Voltage | AZIO Red vs Polar Ace | GGEA vs Pentae

7/12 Week 5: Super Nova Academy vs High Voltage | Honor vs Polar Ace | AZIO Black vs Pentae | AZIO Red vs GGEA

7/19 Week 6: Super Nova Academy vs Polar Ace | High Voltage vs Pentae | Honor vs GGEA | AZIO Black vs AZIO Red

7/26 Week 7: Super Nova Academy vs Pentae | Polar Ace vs GGEA | High Voltage vs AZIO Red | Honor vs AZIO Black

Playoffs

7/31 Quarterfinals: 1 Seed vs 8 Seed | 3 Seed vs 6 Seed

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

8/7 Semifinals: Winner vs Winner | Winner vs Winner

8/9 Semifinals: Winner vs Winner | Winner vs Winner

8/14 3rd Place Match: Loser vs Loser

8/17 Championship: Winner vs Winner

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

Standings

Upsurge Premier League

West

W/L

0-0 1. AZIO White

0-0 2. Dawn eSports

0-0 3. Dramatik Gaming

0-0 4. Kraken Esports

0-0 5. Vireo

0-0 6. Super Nova Esports

0-0 7. Team Clarity

0-0 8. Zenith eSports

*Top 4 from West advance to playoffs.

Upsurge Premier League

East

W/L

0-0 1. AZIO Black

0-0 2. AZIO Red

0-0 3. High Voltage

0-0 4. GGEA

0-0 5. Honor Blue

0-0 6. Pentae Occidere

0-0 7. Polar Ace

0-0 8. Super Nova Academy

*Top 4 from East advance to playoffs


Past Champions

2017 Fall Upsurge Premier League Champion & Runner-Up: Ohio State University / DNA

2018 Winter Upsurge Premier League Champion & Runner-Up: Wildcard Gaming / Life Support

2018 Spring Upsurge Premier League Champion & Runner-Up: Azio Esports Black / Azio Esports White