2018-19 Esports News

  • Nighthawks and Justice Team Up Wednesday
    May 15, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College Esports program and the Washington Justice of the Overwatch League are cohosting an event Wednesday, May 22 on the Annandale Campus at 7 p.m.
  • Esports looking for student workers
    May 02, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College Esports team is searching for student employees for the upcoming 2019-20 season.
  • Nighthawks sweep Shenandoah Esports Invitational
    April 29, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College League of Legends and Overwatch teams swept the Shenandoah Invitational Saturday afternoon.
  • THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: April 29 – May 6
    April 29, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College softball wraps up the 2019 schedule with a twin bill at CCBC Catonsville Wednesday and a home single contest against the George Mason club softball team Friday at Wakefield Park.
  • Esports to host open house
    April 26, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College Esports team is hosting an open house Tuesday, April 30 inside the Esports Arena on the Annandale campus from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.
  • THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: March 18 – March 25
    March 18, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College softball teams season was supposed to get underway Friday, but the game was postponed. The Nighthawks League of Legends team, meanwhile, continues its postseason run after earning the forfeit win over Northern Iowa.
  • Esports Weekly Recap: League of Legends ends regular season
    March 03, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College Esports Overwatch team lost both games of the playoffs, while League of Legends won by forfeit over Texas Rio Grande Valley.
  • Esports Weekly Recap: Overwatch wins first two postseason games
    February 24, 2019
    ANNANDALE -- The Northern Virginia Community College Esports Overwatch team won its first two postseason games Saturday, while League of Legends was a winner over ECU.
  • Overwatch bracket announced
    February 22, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College Esports Overwatch team begins the postseason Saturday afternoon against Randolph Macon at 5 p.m.
  • THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: Feb. 17 – Feb. 24
    February 17, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams, along with esports are in action this week beginning Wednesday and completing the week Saturday afternoon.
  • Esports Weekly Recap: Overwatch remains perfect, League of Legends falls
    February 16, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College Overwatch team swept ECPI and Shenandoah, while the League of Legends squad fell in straight maps to Duke on Saturday. Check out NOVAathletics.com for weekly recaps of Nighthawk esports through the remainder of the season.
  • Nighthawks Overwatch team in first
    February 13, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College Overwatch Esports team continued its winning streak Wednesday with a pair of 2-0 victories over Region 4-B foes ECPI and Shenandoah.
  • THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: Feb. 10 – Feb. 17
    February 10, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams begin the week Monday, while hockey caps off the weekend in the ECCHA Atlantic Division Championship.
  • THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: Jan.28 – Feb. 3
    January 27, 2019
    ANNANDALE – This week’s action begins Monday with a basketball doubleheader against Howard, and it wraps up next Sunday afternoon when the hockey team takes on Gettysburg in Frederick, Md.
  • Nighthawks Esports regular season starts Saturday
    January 24, 2019
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College esports League of Legends team begins the regular season Saturday at 4 p.m. against LSU. The match will be broadcast live on Twitch TV at Twitch.tv/novanighthawks.
  • Spring semester esports tryouts
    October 31, 2018
    ANNANDALE -- The Northern Virginia Community College esports program has announced tryout information for the spring semester. Tryouts are taking place on a round by round basis starting December 19 and concluding December 20.
  • Gaul named NOVA Esports Director
    September 26, 2018
    ANNANDALE - The Northern Virginia Community College athletic department has announced the hiring of Chris Gaul as the director of the Esports program Wednesday.
  • Esports Tryouts September 21
    September 11, 2018
    ANNANDALE --NOVA is implementing a varsity level, collegiate esports program and is looking for athletes. If you have the competitive fire and the skills; tryout for the varsity team Sept. 21 inside the Esports Arena on the Annandale campus (CT 4th Floor).