WRHS ESports is proud to facilitate at-home gaming for Wachusett Students. Our teams work together virtually from their own consoles and PCs to play against teams from across the country. All of our teams are comprised of WRHS students only and include positions for substitute players. The entry fee for a season is $75 per student. Details about payment can be found on the Fees page of our website.
What is Esports?
Esports consists of organized and competitive video games. Players must work together to adhere to strict rules in order to move forward in competitions. Esports events are followed by millions worldwide.
What can you learn from Esports?
Joining an Esports team can help you develop many skills including(but not limited to):
Esports and Colleges
Many colleges offer scholarships and Varsity level Esports programs! These 100+ colleges award over $15 million in scholarships every year! See our College page for more information on future opportunities in college Esports programs.
Who plays Esports?
Everyone and anyone! The High School Esports League has 60,000 players between the US and Canada. The NBA even drafts an official Esports team for their NBA 2k video game franchise. Almost 400 million viewers watched Esports competitions in 2019.
Money in Esports
Esports is a new and growing industry in today's modern world. Besides becoming a professional player, Esports offers a whole new and exciting field of jobs. The Esports industry is expected to bring in over $1.1 billion in 2021.
Did you know?
Participation in Esports has been found to increase academic performance and attendance!
For many students, Esports is their first extra-curricular activity!
The WachuLeaguers were finalists in the PlayVS Spring 2021 Massachusetts State Championship.
The WachuLeaguers were participants in the Summer 2021 PlayVS cup.
The Wachusett Wardens were finalists in the PlayVS Spring 2022 Massachusetts State Championship.
The Wachusett Wijnaldum’s were finalists in the PlayVS Fall 2022 Eastern Region Championship.