Saint Leo University Esports is a school-sponsored competitive team in League of Legends, Valorant, Overwatch, FIFA, Super Smash Brothers. APEX Legends, Fortnite, Rocket League, and Dragon Ball Z. The varsity and junior varsity teams compete with other local, regional, and national universities throughout the year.
Esports provides players with individual and team coaching, competition gear, and strong networking opportunities within the video game industry. Saint Leo University offers an Esports Arena, where students compete, broadcast, and watch their favorite Esports games. Esports also provides students with career building workshops that improve core competencies for employment opportunities.
Finally, the Esports program offers volunteer positions for all students. Over the years, students served as business managers, marketing coordinators, graphic designers, social media managers, production team members, and video content editors.
Currently building a team where you do not have to be a gamer to be apart of the Esports program as other opportunities such as business, marketing/social media, graphic designing, production, and video content editors are taught within the arena. The esports arena is looking to expand in 2022.
Esports Manager and Coach
Bovey Zhang, -Bo-V-
Bovey Zhang graduated with a Business Management Information System and Intelligence degree from Liberty University. He is the founding CEO of Flash Point Esports which was established in 2016. Flash Point Esports is the home to some of the most competitive players and teams across Esports. Prior to joining Saint Leo University, Bovey worked as the Esports Program Director at Cottey College. During this experience, Bovey developed a brand new Esports program. Bovey also worked as the Senior Operations Manager for Besiktas Esports where he was the forefront of building an Esports division from the ground up in their soccer stadium. Bovey’s core Esports goals for Saint Leo University Esports on four key areas: Competition, Creativity, Community and Career.
Esports Volunteer Consultant
Dominique S. Santamaria, -Demi-
Dominque studied International Business at Cottey College and served as Esports Manager. She accumulated over 10+ years of experience in Esports and business development. In 2017, she started working for Flash Point Esports. While at Flash Point Esports, Dominique created marketing strategies, oversaw business development, engaged community members, hired staff, and planned. Dominique is now serving as an Esports Volunteer Consultant for Saint Leo Esports. Her daily tasks include producing new programming ideas, managing production efforts, connecting athlete with successful esports professionals, and helping team members build a portfolio to pursue their Esports career.
League of Legends Team
Name Gamertag Caleb Hunt CrimsonJaeger Eddie Hurtado LogicCarrys Gabriela Rodriguez Xuxi Kaison Smith OTR Shashi Paspulati Grimmz Steven Resin Bart Jenkins
Name Gamertag Emily Gibbons Rat Queen Virginia Parrilla T4mmy Francisco Echevarria Cisco Jefferson LeVasseur Name
|Daniel Geier||Pac Daniel|
|Emily Gibbons||Rat Queen|
Super Smash Brothers Ultimate Team
Name Gamertag Alexander Kindred BeastedLex Caleb Hunt CrimsonJaeger Daniel Geier Pac Daniel Evan Brayman Yellow Keyionta James Jamo Michael Christopher Farfice Lorenzo Salas Renzo
Name Gamertag Benjamin Smith Richie Brant Shepherd Bshep Dereck Rodriguez Anonymous Eddie Hurtado LogicCarrys Eduardo Ramos Kore Julien Bernard SpaceLogic Madison Tanner Madi