The Lynx will debut Esports in 2020 as the competitive multiplayer video games are a perfect fit with NHTI’s animation and graphic game programming degree. This season the team will be a club sport with plans of collegiate competitive competition in the 2021-22 academic year. The program will be led by Professor Chad Johnson who will serve as the academic advisor with help from student coordinators Tanner Chamberlain and Vanessa Ruetz. Some of the games the team will compete in are League of Legends, Overwatch, and Rainbow Six.

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