(North Bergen, NJ–June 14, 2019) The High Tech eSports team competed against North Bergen, Bronx High School, Rutherford, Memorial, Brooklyn Tech, and Weehawken in Super Smash Bros., Ultimate, and Overwatch and High Tech team members performed well again, announced Dr. Joseph Giammarella, Principal of High Tech.
Jersey City resident Zion Hickson and Melvin Rivera of West New York took 2nd place, while Alan Villalobos of Union City and West New York’s Ryan Piedrahita took 3rd in Super Smash Brothers Ultimate.
High Tech’s Overwatch team–consisting of Ezekiel Bernheim and Omar Tall of Jersey City, Kearny residents Alexander Calle and Nima Fallah, Wilson Wong of North Bergen, and Union City resident Matthew Loaces–took 3rd place.
NYXL, a pro eSports team, praised both teams.
“All in all,” says Jared Krinsky, instructor for High Tech’s Interactive Media classes. “They fought hard, had fun, and we are all proud of them.”