Varsity Esports

Digital athletes at Michigan State University compete in tournaments at the collegiate level and regularly place among the top contenders.

Our student athletes train and compete like any other varsity team on campus, with multiple practices, film review and matches in a week. Our teams are provided coaching, travel to events across the country, and play from a state-of-the-art competitive esports space.

varsity esports team lined up at an event


Game Titles

The Michigan State University Varsity Esports team currently competes in Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Rocket League, and Valorant.



A limited number of scholarships for varsity esports are available.

ComArtSci Esports


2023-24 Esports Roster

More information about the team will be announced soon ... stay tuned!


More information about the coaches will be announced soon ... stay tuned!

Interested in trying out for the Varsity Esports team? Submit the interest Form

Upcoming Esports Events



Event Date/Time Location Results
Riptide 9/7–11 Sandusky, OH  
Confluence Festival 9/23 Grand Rapids, MI  
Get Cooked 10/7 East Lansing, MI  
Big House 10/20–22 Ann Arbor, MI  
Pantheon 11/18–19 East Lansing, MI  
NACE Grand Finals 12/1–3 TBD  



Event Date/Time Location Results
Hawaii Invitational 1/24–29 Waikiki, HI  
GrizzDen Invitational Feb. TBD Rochester, MI  
Midwest Esports Invitational March TBD Chicago, IL  
Boost on the Beach March TBD Myrtle Beach, SC  
Big Ten Championship April TBD TBD  
NACE Grand Finals TBD TBD  
MHSEL Finals 4/20–21 East Lansing, MI  



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