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March 10, 2020

 Acer Provides Predator Systems to EGF for 2020 MAAC Esports Championships

 New York, NY (March 8, 2020) the Electronic Gaming Federation (EGF) is proud to announce Acer, a global leader in the computing and gaming industries, is providing Predator gaming systems to the EGFC regional competition, the New Jersey Army National Guard 2020 MAAC Esports Championships, March 13-14 in Atlantic City.

“We’re pleased to welcome Acer and its Predator gaming brand to the EGF family in support of the MAAC Esports Championships,” said Eric Johnson of EGF. “The esports community recognizes Predator as elite gaming technology that provides a tremendous experience for all competitors. EGF is dedicated to elevating the game for our students and member schools and Acer’s commitment to the sport will continue to support these efforts.”

Acer’s Predator brand will power the MAAC Esports Championships event, supplying all gaming equipment including PC’s, high end monitors and peripherals.  Additionally, Acer will present the Predator MVP award across the four different titles of the competition: League of Legends and Overwatch, as well as Rocket League and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (SSBU), which are EGFC regional championships.

Single session adult tickets are $18 while an all-session package is $28. Student prices are $15 and $20, respectively. Tickets are available on ticketmaster.com. Esports action runs from 10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m on Friday and Saturday, March 13-14.

About Electronic Gaming Federation (EGF):

Founded in 2015, EGF is recognized as the leading national governing body for organized high school level and collegiate D-I esports leagues. EGF’s youth, high school and D-I collegiate leagues are inspired by the best aspects of traditional sports to create opportunities for students and schools to engage and advance. In addition to the EGFC D-I league and invitationals, in 2019, EGF announced the 2020 Walt Disney World EGF High School National Championship as part of a five year collaboration with Walt Disney World. For more information or to inquire about collegiate participation, please visit EGFederation.com, follow on Twitter, Instagram and Twitch and Facebook or contact [email protected].

About the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference:
With 11 institutions strongly bound by the sound principles of quality and integrity in academics and excellence in athletics, the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) is in its 39th year of competition during the 2019-20 academic year. Current conference members include: Canisius College, Fairfield University, Iona College, Manhattan College, Marist College, Monmouth University, Niagara University, Quinnipiac University, Rider University, Saint Peter’s University, and Siena College.

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