All through the 2021 Name of Obligation League season, the Minnesota Rokkr hasn’t received loads of respect. The group received off to a slower begin and wasn’t competing at a stage that was acceptable to the group and its followers. However then one thing occurred. Head coach Brian “Saintt” Baroska and V1 director of esports technique Jake “Reppin” Trobaugh put their religion in a 19-year-old child to attempt to deliver a spark to the Rokkr roster. The outcomes have been prompt and thrilling.
The world was launched to Eli “Standy” Bentz in a giant manner. After getting swept two video games in a row, the Rokkr confronted off towards OpTic Chicago, a top-tier group headlined by the one and solely Scump. Whereas many thought-about the group from Minnesota an underdog, little did followers of the CDL know what was about to hit subsequent. Standy took his alternative and ran with it, serving to the group to a decisive 3-0 victory along with his eye-popping 1.52 kill-death ratio. This was solely the start because the Minnesota Rokkr group has discovered its groove, profitable the final three video games in a row on its approach to a prime seed of Group B within the Majors II match.
However what comes subsequent for the crimson scorching Rokkr? Be a part of Andrew Reiner and Alex Stadnik as they sit down with the rookie sensation, alongside along with his coaches to debate Standy’s rise to CDL glory, suggestions for younger gamers hoping to get their shot within the skilled leagues, and what the group’s mindset goes ahead.
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