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  • Writer's pictureAlex Acosta

Kentucky Esports are OFF TO THE RACES


I have been discussing the most exemplary high school esports programs across the nation. Let us delve into the state of Kentucky, a region that recently caught my attention during a visit. It boasts numerous commendable attributes, yet what truly stands out is the thriving esports community it harbors.

One notable institution that deserves recognition is Valley High School in Louisville, home to the esteemed Krispy Fried Koala's esports team. Their prowess in the popular game Valorant has propelled them into the top 50 teams in the central region, showcasing their remarkable talent and dedication.

Additionally, iLead Academy in Carrolton boasts an exceptional Rocket League squad. Their outstanding performance throughout the season has secured them the position of the premier team in the state, further solidifying Kentucky's standing in the esports realm.

Last season, Kentucky witnessed an impressive total of 62 matches played, underscoring the state's commitment to fostering a robust esports ecosystem. With a solid foundation already in place, it is truly exciting to contemplate the potential growth and future endeavors that await us in the forthcoming season.

To stay updated on the latest news from the High School Esports League, including our Spotlight Series, we invite you to follow our social media channels. By doing so, you'll have access to the most current and relevant information regarding our league and the teams that compete in it.


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