Community Updates: QTPG Qualifies for RLCS Worlds & Gamer Night

Community Updates: QTPG Qualifies for RLCS Worlds & Gamer Night

Jun 26, 2024

Pioneers fans,
June is an exciting month for the Pioneers. We are looking forward to seeing fans at the Gamer Night at Kauffman Stadium on June 27. On the esports side, all of our teams have excelled in their respective competitions. Below are the Pioneers' recent highlights since the last newsletter:

  • Join the Pioneers at Gamer Night at Kauffman Stadium

  • Rocket League Team Qualifies for RLCS Worlds

  • iRacing Takes on Nashville Superspeedway

  • Brawl Stars Win June North America Monthly Finals

  • Apex Legends Navigates ALGS Split 2

Grab Your Tickets: Gamer Night at Kauffman Stadium June 27

Are you a gaming enthusiast looking for a unique experience that combines your love of sports and gaming? If so, don't miss out on Gamer Night at Kauffman Stadium on June 27! This exciting event, in partnership with the Kansas City Royals, promises to be an unforgettable evening of entertainment and fun for all ages.

With the purchase of a theme ticket, you'll receive the exclusive Royals Pixelated Hat, a must-have collector's item for any true fan. Plus, you'll have the chance to meet the Pioneers, get autographs, and see our Content Creators compete in the entertaining Hot Dog Derby. There will also be a special appearance from our new Pioneer and Dallas Cowboys offensive guard, Cooper Beebe, who will throw the first pitch. Additionally, you can watch the Royals take on the Guardians in what promises to be an exciting game.

This unique event is the perfect way to show off your passion for gaming and your support for the Kansas City Royals. Don't miss your chance to take home a piece of the action and create memories that will last a lifetime. So what are you waiting for? Grab your ticket today and join us for an evening filled with excitement, gaming, and baseball at Kauffman Stadium!

QuikTrip Pioneers Qualify for RLCS Worlds in Fort Worth, TX

We are thrilled to announce that the QuikTrip Pioneers have officially qualified for the RLCS World Championship in Fort Worth, Texas! As one of the top 2 teams in the Oceania region, the Pioneers will join the global elite in a battle for the ultimate Rocket League glory.

Trailing behind PWR with 126 RLCS points, the Pioneers secured their spot with a commendable 76 RLCS points. The turning point came after Chiefs Esports Club placed 15th at RLCS Major 2 in London from June 20-23, leaving them with 73 RLCS points. This pivotal moment ensured the QuikTrip Pioneers' advancement to RLCS Worlds.

The RLCS World Championship will see 16 teams competing for a massive $1,165,500 prize pool. The event will take place from September 10-15, 2024, at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. This is a monumental achievement for our team, and we couldn't be prouder of their hard work and dedication.

Please join us in congratulating our pros, Fiberr, Superlachie, and Amphis, and Coach Mock, on this incredible accomplishment. They will be stateside soon, ready to represent the QuikTrip Pioneers on the world stage!

iRacing x Nashville Superspeedway 

Wyatt Tinsley and Graham Bowlin, the Pioneers eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series drivers, placed 28th and 8th on June 25 at the virtual Nashville Superspeedway. So far, Tinsley is ranked 20th, and Bowlin is ranked 12th among the top 40 iRacing drivers in this season's competition. Their combined rank puts the Pioneers in 10th place of the 20 teams competing this season. 

For fans who missed the race, click here to watch the event replay. The pros' next race will be held at the virtual Chicago Street Course on July 2 at 7:00 pm CST. Tune in to NASCAR's TwitchYouTube, or Facebook channels to watch the competition

Pioneers Dominate Brawl Stars June North America Monthly Finals

The Pioneers' Brawl Stars team has emerged victorious in the June North America Monthly Finals! This impressive win highlights their skill and determination in the competitive mobile esports scene.

In the quarterfinals, the Pioneers faced off against Mystic Esports NA, securing a 3-1 victory. They advanced to the semifinals to deliver a flawless 3-0 win against Tribe Gaming. The Grand Final saw the Pioneers triumph over STMN Esports, solidifying their 1st place finish in the tournament.

With this 1st place finish, the Pioneers earned an additional 100 points, bringing their total to 332 cumulative points. This remarkable performance places the Pioneers at the top of the Brawl Stars North American leaderboard, with a significant lead over the #2 team, Elevate, who has accumulated 298 points this season so far.

A huge congratulations to Juan CarlosSecond Best, and Pain from our pro team, as well as Coach Filip, our Analyst, Lukluk, and Team Manager, iiNK, for their outstanding performance and dedication. Their hard work has paid off, and they continue to set the bar high in the Brawl Stars competitive scene. Keep an eye out for the team's next competition on July 6, where they will participate in the July North America Monthly Qualifier. Support and cheer on the Pioneers as they strive for more victories!

Pioneers Continue Strong Performance in ALGS Split 2 Pro League

The Pioneers are making waves in the Apex Legends Global Series 2024: Split 2 Pro League - North America Split 2. Running from June 1 to July 14, this highly competitive league has seen the Pioneers consistently demonstrating their skill and determination.

On June 23, the Pioneers competed in the ALGS Split 2, where Group A went up against Group B. In the final series results, the Pioneers secured 13th place. Despite the tough competition, this performance helped solidify their position as one of the top 10 teams in North America.

Looking ahead, the Pioneers are gearing up for their next challenge on July 6, where they will compete against all teams in Group C. As the team continues to push forward, fans can anticipate more thrilling matches and exemplary performances from the Pioneers.

Stay tuned and support the Pioneers as they strive for further success in the ALGS Split 2 Pro League!