NRG Esports NRG Esports Contenders NA Rank #9 , the academy team of the San Francisco Shock San Francisco Shock OWL Rank #2 , have announced the release of DPS player Poise . He first joined the team during Contenders Season 1 2018.
Poise joined NRG following Daemin's signing with the Shanghai Dragons. Poise played in the final group stage match and in NRG's sole playoff match in Season 1.
He split playing time with Rascal and Stratus during Contenders Season 2, seeing playing time in four of the team's five group stage matches and in both playoff bouts. Despite both Rascal and Stratus leaving the squad to join Overwatch League franchises following the season, Poise failed to see any playing time in Season 3. He was benched in favor of new recruits kevster and Ezire.
Prior to playing on NRG, Poise was a member of Kongdoo Uncia. He played in two matches for four maps during the group stage of APEX Season 3.
There are six players remaining on the NRG roster. NRG Esports are automatically qualified for the first season of Contenders North America 2019 as a result of being an academy team.