Power up and enter the world’s fastest-growing spectator sport.

The Catawba College Esports program nurtures player development through playoff appearances, championships, and player placement into professional organizations, teams, and conferences.

Games represented include Fortnite, Call of Duty, Overwatch, League of Legends, Rocket League, and more.

Esports Program Highlights

Esports Arena

Catawba Esports has two state-of-the-art gaming labs (esports arenas) located in the Cannon Student Center, the hub of student activities. The spaces include gaming desks, peripherals, and PCs. The arenas have a game day viewing area with a video wall accessible to all on campus, as well as a community-focused game lounge that will include both retro and modern game options for play.

Scholarships & National Competitions

Students who are varsity players on Catawba’s esports team will receive scholarships and compete nationally.

Esports Coordinator

Esports Coordinator

Meet Gidd

Gidd Sasser’s experience as a head coach, manager, scout, event coordinator, and business advisor spans both collegiate and professional leagues in the Americas, Europe, and Korea with a lifetime record 142-60 (70% win rate).

Current Roster


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Interested in playing esports at Catawba? We’d love to hear from you.

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