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PlayVS Varsity

Where Gamers Are Athletes

School pride, uniforms, and official state championships — PlayVS brings all the excitement of varsity competition to esports. Through our partnerships with the NFHS Network and state associations nationwide, we make esports official.

Varsity — Powered By Partnerships

With the support and sanctioning of the NFHS Network and state associations across the country, we are able to offer varsity-level high school competition and state championships on our platform.

National Federation of State High School Associations Network

Sanctioning high school competition for over 100 years, the NFHS Network decides what is or is not a high school sport. We partnered with them because they believe, on our platform, esports is a high school sport.

23 State Association Partnerships (And Growing)

Each individual state partner crowns a new, official state champion every season.

Varsity Puts Your Best Against Their Best

Varsity puts each school's best teams in leagues with the best team from each school in their state.

Our High School Varsity Sports

Turn gamers into athletes with esports.

Live, In-person State Championship Events

A season is divided into a week-long preseason, an eight-week long regular season, followed by the playoffs. A state champion is crowned at the end of each season.

How Varsity Leagues Work

For simplicity, our season structure and schedule is the same for both Varsity and Recreational leagues. The details are below.

There are 2 seasons per school year in every league.

The Fall 2020’s regular season begins on October 8, 2020. The deadline to register for Fall 2020 is on October 1, 2020.

Sep9
Oct10
Nov11
Dec12
Jan1
Feb2
Mar3
Apr4
May5

Fall

Spring

Preseason
Regular Season
Post Season

Every regular season matches are played weekly.

Help students find their place.

Official Partner of the NFHS Network

Available in 23 states, our exclusive state partnerships allow us to feature popular titles like League of Legends and Rocket League as state sanctioned competitions - with additional titles coming soon.
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For Students

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Start Your Gaming Career
With direct game integrations and regulated leagues, we ensure your esports career begins with the most detailed record of your performance AND that it happens on a level playing field.
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Value
Fully-unlocked characters and games mean you get the full depth of experience each title offers. No grinding or paying for access, it’s all included in your Season Pass.
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Win a Championship
PlayVS is where varsity esports happens. As a varsity athlete, the level of competition never stops improving and that makes your potential championship that much more impressive.
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For Schools

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We Let Coaches Coach
PlayVS handles the headaches of running a sports program. We coordinate with the NFHS Network and your state associations. We resolve match disputes. We allow coaches to focus on what matters -- students.
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Value
One flat fee unlocks a student’s entire varsity esports season. No paying for referees, extra equipment, transportation to away matches, field maintenance or other traditional sports expenses. We take care of everything.
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Logistics
From scheduling to maintaining detailed statistics to live on-demand IT support, we make sure your foray into esports is a painless one.

“Many of the students I coach have found a community and a home in our esports program.”

Ashley hodge
Super Coach
Colquitt County High School

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Competitive gaming is a high school sport. Be part of the excitement.

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