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Baldwin High School's Esports Teams Excel in State Playoffs

Baldwin High School's esports teams, in only their second year of competitive play, are making waves in the esports arena. Both the varsity and junior varsity (JV) teams have impressively reached the state playoffs of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Esports Association (PIEA), showcasing their commitment and skill.

Varsity Rocket League: Growth and Learning

The varsity Rocket League team, in a year of rebuilding, ended the regular season with a 4-4 record. They demonstrated resilience in a challenging season, although their playoff run concluded in the first round. This year has been a valuable learning opportunity, setting the stage for future achievements.

JV Rocket League: A Stellar Season

Contrastingly, the JV Rocket League team had an exceptional regular season, achieving a perfect 8-0 record. They led the Freedom Division, exemplifying excellence and setting a high bar. The team reached the PIEA C Division state finals earlier this month after a thrilling 4-3 victory in the semifinals. Despite a loss to Biglerville's strong team in the finals, their performance was outstanding.

Varsity Valorant: Penn Division Victors

The varsity Valorant team had an extraordinary season, winning the Penn Division with a 6-2 record. They advanced to the quarterfinals after a second-round playoff win, though they were defeated by Greater Altoona CTC. Their journey this season has been remarkable.

JV Valorant: Impressive Performance

The JV Valorant team also showed great prowess, finishing the regular season with a 6-2 record and securing second place in Penn Division West. Their playoff journey ended in round 2, but their effort and team spirit throughout the season were notable.

As Baldwin High School's esports teams continue to evolve and enhance their skills, they embody a spirit of innovation and competitive drive. Their achievements this season reflect the hard work and dedication of the players and their coaches. The Baldwin community is excited to support these talented esports athletes and looks forward to their continued success in competitive gaming. For more information about the team, contact Coach Elias at