Rise Nation signs CS:GO team
Rise Nation is expanding their esports presence with the signing of the ex-EclipseGG Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster.
According to ESEA.net, the new Rise Nation roster has four active members: -Ace, vSa, dazzLe, and moose. In Rise Nation’s announcment, their fifth player is Jonji.
— RiseNation (@TheRiseNation) May 20, 2017
Last season, the North American roster competed in the ESEA Premier division for the first time and finished the regular season with a 14-2 record. They will continue competing in the Premier division for Season 25 and will play in Philadelphia at Fragadelphia 11 in July.
Rise Nation entered esports with a Call of Duty roster in 2014. Still a top team in the game, Rise Nation has acquired players in Madden, Street Fighter, Overwatch and now CS:GO.
The team is owned by NFL player Rodger Saffold and Kahreem Horsley.