안녕하세요. #MetaGaming 입니다.#MetaAthena 에서 메인힐러로 활약한 @LVLZow 선수가 팀을 떠나게 되었습니다. 그동안 #MetaAthena 에서 최선을 다한 LVLZ 선수에게 진심으로 감사의 인사를 전합니다. 선수의 앞날에 항상 꽃길만 가득하기를 바랍니다.— MetaGaming (@TheMetaGaming) July 19, 2019
Farewell and good luck to LVLZ.#Meta4ever pic.twitter.com/xIL06yNn7m
안녕하세요. #MetaGaming 입니다. @named_ow (서원중)선수와 @Jasp3r4 (김현욱)선수가 #MetaAthena에 합류했습니다. 다시 함께하게 된 NAMED선수와 새로운 얼굴의 Jasp3r선수에게 많은 관심과 사랑을 부탁드립니다💖— MetaGaming (@TheMetaGaming) July 22, 2019
"NAMED" & "Jasp3r" have joined Meta Athena for MetaGaming.#Overwatch #OWCK pic.twitter.com/gQRVJsBg7X
LVLZ was previously on X6-Gaming when Meta Athena acquired the Open Division championship roster prior to the beginning of Season 2 of Contenders Trials Korea 2019. Under the Meta banner, LVLZ went 5-1 in Trials, and finished in second place behind Fusion University.
Named rejoins Meta Athena after previously playing for the team during Season 1 of Contenders Trials 2019. He and the team placed 4th with a 4-3 match record. Named also with the team in the season of Contenders prior, finishing 1-4 in their group.
Jasp3r last played for Team MVP in the previous season of Contenders Korea. His team netted 2 wins in the regular season, but it wasn't enough for a playoffs berth. Prior to joining MVP, he had been a longtime member of BM Hawk.
These weren't the only midseason moves Meta Athena had made this season of Contenders, having previously announced the addition of Daemin to the team. Meta Athena now have eight players on their roster.
Meta Athena are seeking to turn their ship around in Contenders with this roster shakeup. The team is currently winless at just over the halfway mark of the regular season.
The team will face Element Mystic in their next regular season match in Contenders.
- Kim "Daemin" Dae-min (김대민) (DPS)
- Kim "Teru" Min-gi (김민기) (DPS)
- Min "Jerry" Tae-Hui (민태희) (DPS)
- Kim "Jasp3r" Hyun-wook (김현욱) (Off-tank)
- Bang "Shubil" Min-jun (방민준) (Off-tank)
- Jeong "InHyeok" In-hyeok (Tank)
- Park "HALF" Jong-seo (박종서) (Flex support)
- Seo "Named" Won-jung (서원중) (Support)
And their coaching staff is: