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New York Excelsior

“The name Excelsior means “ever upward” in Latin, and is inspired by the everyday heroism of New York.  It’s this spirit of optimism, drive, and ambition that the team hopes will propel them to victory in the Overwatch League.”

New York Excelsior represent NYC in The Overwatch League. The franchise is owned by Jeff Wilpon, COO of the New York Mets baseball team.

Excelsior have an all-Korean roster of players, many of whom starred for their country during the 2017 Overwatch World Cup. They play in predominantly dark blue kits.

Players

New York Excelsior

#PlayerTeamPosition
1ArKNYXSupport
2JJoNakNYXSupport
3JanusNYXTank
4LiberoNYXDPS
5ManoNYXTank
6Mek0NYXTank
7PineNYXDPS
8SaebyeolbeNYXDPS

Staff

Owner – Jeff Wilpon

Jeff Wilpon is the owner of the franchise in New York.

Director of Player Personnel – BEARHANDS

Scott “BEARHANDS” Tester is the director of player personnel for New York Excelsior.

Coach – WizardHyeong

Hyeong-Seok “WizardHyeong” Kim is a South Korean coach for the team.

Coach – Pavane  

Hyeon-Sang “Pavane” Yu is another of New York Excelsior’s South Korean coaches.

Assistant Coach – Andrew Kim

Andrew Kim is an American coach for the New York Excelsior.