Last week saw the the close of the first season of 2018 for New Zealand’s High School League.  In a nail biting best of 3 series, returning finalists Mt Albert Grammar School were edged out by underdogs Rangitoto College.

Rangitoto had an incredible run into the finals, setting the stage by upsetting defending champs Mt Roskill Grammar School, completing their run without dropping a game.

The NZ Herald sat down with the school and asked them about their experience:

“Our team is full of highly-ranked individuals, but their success is a result of their improvements in working together as a team and having a united strategy.”

Stephen Gardiner, Commerce Teacher at Rangitoto, who also runs the esports programme

Read the full wrap-up article on the NZ Herald website.

Schools who are interested in competing across Australia and New Zealand can sign up to the inaugural High School League of Legends Australian & New Zealand championships.  Head over to our interschool esports page for details.