The Illinois High School Association recently announced it will be hosting the first-ever esports State Series in the spring of 2022. The inaugural tournament is expected to feature NBA 2K, Rocket League, and Super Smash Bros.
“It is exciting any time that we can expand the IHSA mission by offering another opportunity for students to represent their schools in competition,” said IHSA Executive Director Craig Anderson. “We appreciate the time and effort put forth by our staff and the committee members who helped get us to this point.”
The Illinois esports State Series will run from April 17th, 2022 to April 30th, 2022. The IHSA has already begun the process of locating a venue to host the event.
(All information was provided by WSIL-TV)