Infused Rocket League Place 2nd At Insomnia 60
Sun 16th Apr 2017 - 2:32pm: Gaming
This past weekend at Insomnia 60 saw the offline debut of our brand new Rocket League division. The newest members of the Red Army were competing for a share of £10,000 in the Rocket League tournament at the NEC in Birmingham. Let's see how they got on!
Infused Rocket League
Ryan "Doomsee" Graham
Sebastian "Sebadam" Adamatzky
Daniel "Bluey" Bluett
Leon "LJourney" Jesse
Jordan "EyeIgnite" Stellon
Starting on Friday, Doomsee, Sebadam and Bluey began their campaign against Playcasters and were able to sweep them aside 3-0 in convincing fashion. Moving on to the second round, the team were in fine form against Tilt Pigeon as they took them down with another 3-0 victory.
Moving onto the third round, Infused were on a roll! Another 3-0 victory against Dukes eSports saw the squad move onto the fourth round where they would go up against Defused. Defused were able to put up a fight but the boys in red pulled through, taking the series 3-1.
Round 5 saw Infused against Fireborn Gaming for a spot in the Upper Bracket. Yet another 3-0 sweep for the team and a flawless win record for the opening day!
Day 2 began bright and early with Infused beginning their Upper Bracket run against We Won't Win. Infused began where they left off on Friday with another 3-0 victory to advance to the second round.
Radix eSports would be their opponents. An incredibly close contest betwen the two sides went in favour of Infused as they took the series 3-1 to move into the Upper Bracket finals! One more win and the team were in the Grand Finals.
Infused would be against Defused once again for a spot in the finals. The squad were on point as they swept aside Defused 3-0 and cruised into the Grand Finals of the tournament!
The Grand Finals saw the squad up against Defused for the third time this event. In a fast and furious start to the match, both teams were tied up at 1-1. After 4 games it was still neck and neck between the two sides as the games was tied at 2-2. A last second score from Defused in the fifth game gave Defused the advantage heading into game 6. The opposition had the momentum and were able to close out the series 4-2 in what was a thrilling contest.
Infused Rocket League place 2nd and take home £2,000. GGWP to all the teams we played and a massive thank you to Insomnia for another great event
Photo courtesy of @JeremyPchrd
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By Jonno Nicholson (@MrJonno_95)