Esports (Competitive Gaming)

Centralia College has joined more than 180 other institutions nationwide in offering esports that are competitive at the intercollegiate level.


Games Centralia College is playing:

  • Overwatch
  • League of Legends
  • Smash Ultimate
  • Street Fighter 6
  • Rocket League
  • Valorant

Centralia College is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association's Esports.


Check out the team on Twitch at Or, follow along on Twitter (@Tblazer_esports).

The Trailblazer esports arena is located in the TransAlta Commons 339. It is equipped with state of the art esports gaming equipment. Centralia College is recruiting now for the academic year. 

Esports Arena 
TransAlta Commons Room 333
Brent Shepherd
Navigator/Esports Coordinator
Email Brent Shepherd

  • In fall 2019, CC finished first and third in Smash Ultimate and second in Rocket League.
  • In spring 2020, CC finished first in Overwatch, third for Smash Ultimate, and third in Rocket League.
  • In spring 2023, CC's Super Smash Brothers and Overwatch teams made the playoffs.

Processor: i7-8700k
GPU: Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB
RAM: 16 BG (2x8GB)
Monitor: 144hz 1ms response ACER 27”
Headsets: Logitech G432

Centralia College Esports uses high-end gaming equipment to provide a competitive edge over our competition and allow for students to learn on gaming quality gear how to play, stream, and compete. Without the best gear, players are at a significant disadvantage, to learn more about why we use the gear we do, please check out these educational articles and professional OWL player preferred equipment.

Contact Student Life

Shelley K. Bannish
Director of Student Life & Involvement
360-623-8120 Email Shelley
Sheila Johnson
Student Engagement Advisor
Email Sheila
Brent Shepherd
Navigator/Esports Coordinator
Email Brent