Former Samsung Morning Stars Samsung Morning Stars Contenders EU Rank #5 players Hqrdest and Ex0rath have joined Eternal Academy Eternal Academy Europe Rank #0 . Additionally, almostpanda has joined as an assistant coach.
Say hello to our new trials roster as we face off this Friday against @QLASH_Overwatch!— EternalAcademy (@EternalAcademy) May 9, 2019
Both Hqrdest and Ex0rath were a part of a mass exodus from Samsung Morning Stars. Ex0rath had been a member of the Morning Stars since before the start of Contenders Season 3 2018, while Hqrdest joined the team near the beginning of 2019.
almostpanda joins the team after previously coaching Shu's Money Crew EU. They finished in the top four of Contenders 2019 Europe Season 1, the highest placing of any unsponsored team in the region.
The addition of the two players follows the retirement of Eternal Academy DPS kensi.
The two players join an Eternal Academy team trying to claw its way back into Contenders after being relegated to Contenders Trials. They finished seventh in Contenders 2019 Europe Season 1 with a 2-5 record.
There are now seven players on the Eternal Academy roster. They have one player at every position except for flex support, where they have both Trispear and Ex0rath.
- Div "Zeal" Jaintilal (DPS)
- Jeremy "Hqrdest" Danton (DPS)
- Ilya "Txao" Makarov (Off-tank)
- Bastien "SuperPlouk" Klau (Tank)
- Daan "Trispear" Robben (Flex Support)
- Tomas "Ex0rath" Kotacka (Flex Support)
- Valentin "Ascoft" Wulfman (Support)
- Johan "CWoosH" Klingestedt (Head Coach)
- "almostpanda" (Assistant Coach)