The Falcons Faction of Gamers (FOG), SIC's competitve esports team, is one of 3 new competitive teams at SIC for the 2021-2022 academic year. As a member of the Falcons FOG, students will have the ability to hone their gaming skills while getting a top-rated education in the major or field of their choice, and potentially having some of their tuition covered. Partial tuition waiver scholarships are available for qualifying team members. In-district and out-of-district students with the skill and interest in playing video games competitively are encouraged to apply for team membership; the team application can be downloaded using the link below.
Minimal Team Requirements
- Full-time SIC student
- Maintain 2.5 GPA in SIC coursework
- Team player
- Outstanding sportsmanship
As a member of the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE), team members will complete in a variety of nationwide tournaments hosted by NACE throughout the year. Fall 2021 will be the inaugural semester for team competition.
The 2021-2022 tournament and gameply schedule, per NACE, is as follows:
League Play (Begins September 7th)
Overwatch (played on Mondays)
Call of Duty (played on Wednesdays)
Circuit Tournaments (played throughout the year with points accumulating and champions crowned in the spring)
Hearthstone,Fortnite, FIFA (pc), Madden (pc), Smash
One-off Tournaments (stand-alone events, scheduled separately)
Rainbow 6: Siege, CoD Warzone
Fall Brawl (open qualifier, semi-finals, finals)
Download the application and informational packet HERE. The on-campus gaming arena is equipped with Alienware PCs for practices and competitions, and there is a team lounge for relaxing, studying, and team development.
If you have any questions, please email esports@ sic.edu.
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