Following the end of the Contenders season, several players announced their free agency on Twitter. ONIGOD , salty and Umtae , as well as coaches JuYoung and HTPHarold , all posted tweets declaring their free agency.
Left @ThirdImpactGG, I'll make lft post another day.— Onigod (@Onigod) August 18, 2019
LFT Contenders/Academy/OWL— salty (@saltyOW) August 16, 2019
LFT OWL/Academy as a coach— JuYoung (@Juyoung_ow) August 15, 2019
Left @ThirdImpactGG and am now LFT. ggs.— Harold (@HTPHarold) August 16, 2019
The team's fresh additions before playoffs, Kalios and Apply , are also no longer with the team. Kalios made his own free agency tweet while Apply never officially declared his free agency. Despite that, the team confirmed Apply is a free agent as well.
This follows a top four finish in Contenders 2019 North America East Season 2. The team earned the second seed by finishing 6-1 in the regular season but was eliminated in the semifinal by Gladiators Legion.
The team's ownership recently declared their intentions to expand into other games and to continue to provide their Overwatch team with a team house despite not being backed by an outside organization.
They are currently not scheduled for any matches. The next Contenders season is next year.
Their coaching staff is: