Owensboro Parks and Rec to offer esports league; registration ends Sept. 28

September 21, 2022 | 12:07 am

Updated September 21, 2022 | 12:11 am

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Owensboro Parks & Recreation has partnered with GGLeagues to launch a local esports club. There are opportunities for players of all ages and gaming backgrounds, with game selections including Madden 22, Rocket League, Fortnite, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and Super Smash Bros.

GG Leagues is a national esports competition platform designed for amateur recreational players looking to have a good time and build a community.

Players will register through GGLeagues and represent Owensboro Parks and Recreation, competing against other players in their favorite games. Players will use their personal gaming device of choice within their own homes.

Games offered are:

  • Madden 22 for Xbox Series S/X and PlayStation 5
  • Rocket League (1v1, 3v3) for PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Nintendo Switch
  • Fortnite (Solos, Duos) for PC, Nintendo Switch, Playstation, Xbox
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch with Nintendo Switch Online Subscription
  • Super Smash Bros for Nintendo Switch with Nintendo Switch Online Subscription

This is a 6-week league with 2 weeks of postseason play. The league launches the week of October 3 and runs through the week of November 14. 

Age divisions are 8-12, 13-18, and 18+.

Registration is now through Wednesday, September 28. The season pass price is $40 per person.

To register or for any questions, click here or call 270-687-8709.     

September 21, 2022 | 12:07 am

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