Echo Fox

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Team Information
Location:
Region:
CEO:
Canada Ulrich Alexander "Rick" Fox
Total Earnings:
$114,000
Links
History
Created:
Organization: 2015-12-18
 : 2016-01-26

Echo Fox is a North American professional eSports organization founded and owned by former NBA player Rick Fox. The organization was established in December of 2015, after Fox purchased and re-branded the League of Legends team Gravity Gaming for the reported sum of $1 million.

Timeline[edit]

  • December 18th - Echo Fox is founded.
  • January 26th - Echo Fox announce their initial foray into Counter-Strike: Global Offensive with the signing of the Torqued squad that participated at the Americas Last Chance Qualifier for MLG Columbus 2016. The organization also announced that the team would be participating in the inaugural ELEAGUE season. [1]
  • April 9th - tck tweets that he has been cut [2] amidst rumors that the team is on the verge of making changes [3]
  • April 20th - roca joins Echo Fox. [4]
  • April 28th - m0E announces on twitter that he is stepping down from the active line-up. He also states that a2z will be moving to a substitute position, and that ShahZaM and ichibaNNN will be standing-in for the team [5]
  • May 8th - ShahZaM officially joins the team [6]
  • May 31st - Echo Fox sign fREAKAZOiD [7]
  • November 16th - Echo Fox announces that its players are free to explore options outside of the organization [8]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Join Date
USA fREAKAZOiD (Streamer)
Ryan Abadir 2016-05-31 [7]

Former[edit]

Former Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
USA roca Daniel Gustaferri 2016-04-20 [4] 2017-03-22 [9] Splyce
USA sgares Sean Gares 2016-01-26 [1] 2016-12-03 [8] Team SoloMid
USA ShahZaM Shazeb Khan 2016-05-08 [6] 2016-12-03 [8] Team SoloMid
USA ryx Ronnie Bylicki 2016-01-26 [1] 2016-12-03 [8] Splyce
USA frozt (Coach) Carey Kertenian 2016-01-26 [1] 2016-12-31 Torqued
Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Canada a2z Armeen Toussi 2016-01-26 [1] 2016-05-27 eUnited
USA m0E Mohamad Assad 2016-01-26 [1] 2016-04-28 [5] Echo Fox
USA tck Trey Martin 2016-01-26 [1] 2016-04-09 [2] eUnited
Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
USA ak-nY  
Moe Mayne
USA sgares Sean Gares Fragadelphia 8
USA karbon  
Trevor Harmon
Canada a2z Armeen Toussi Fragadelphia 8
USA fREAKAZOiD  
Ryan Abadir
Canada a2z Armeen Toussi Esports Championship Series Season 1
USA ShahZaM   Shazeeb Khan
USA m0E Mohamad Assad Esports Championship Series Season 1
France Xp3  
David Garrido
USA m0E Mohamad Assad Esports Championship Series Season 1
USA ichibaNNN   Ryan Colucci
Canada a2z Armeen Toussi Esports Championship Series Season 1
USA roca  
Daniel Gustaferri
None
Esports Championship Series Season 1
USA roca  
Daniel Gustaferri
USA tck Trey Martin Esports Championship Series Season 1 - NA Qualifier

Organization[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
Canada Rick Ulrich Alexander Fox Owner 2015-12-18
USA Jace Hall CEO 2016-04-24
Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date
USA m0E Mohamad Assad CS:GO General Manager 2016-01-26 2016-11-16

Team achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2016-11-13 A55 - 6th A2Major iBUYPOWER Masters 2016 1 : 2 $10,000
2016-11-09 A11st - 2nd A7Qualifier Americas Minor Championship - Atlanta 2017: Closed Qualifier 2 : 1 $0
2016-11-05 B313 - 16th A1Premier ELEAGUE Season 2 0 : 2 $30,000
2016-10-13 A88th A1Premier ESL Pro League Season 4 - North America 13/13 Grp. S. $15,500
2016-09-04 A44th A2Major Northern Arena 2016 - Toronto 0 : 2 $5,000
2016-08-28 A33 - 4th A2Major ESEA Season 22: Global Challenge 0 : 2 $5,000
2016-07-28 A33 - 4th A3Minor Stream.me Gauntlet 3 0 : 2 $750
2016-07-17 A33 - 4th A3Minor iBUYPOWER Invitational 2016 - Summer 0 : 2 $1,000
2016-06-23 B717 - 22nd A1Premier ELEAGUE Season 1 0 : 2 $30,000
2016-05-26 A99th A2Major Esports Championship Series Season 1 - North America 2/7 Grp. S. $10,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Austin Kelley (2016-01-26). "Echo Fox announces expansion into Counter-Strike". ESPN.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Trey "tck" Martin (2016-04-09). "I got cut by my friends".
  3. Richard Lewis (2016-04-07). "EchoFox ‘Counter-Strike’ Team Reportedly Looking to Make Big Change". Breitbart.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Roca Joins Echo Fox". Echofox.gg. 2016-04-20.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Max "mki`" Kieturakis (2016-04-28). "m0E steps down from Echo Fox".
  6. 6.0 6.1 TJ Porter (2016-05-08). "ShahZam Officially Joins Echo Fox Roster". Echo Fox.
  7. 7.0 7.1 TJ Porter (2016-05-31). "fREAKAZOiD Signs with Echo Fox". Echo Fox.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 "Echo Fox allows players to exit". Echo Fox. 2016-11-16.
  9. 9.0 9.1 Milan "Striker" Švejda (2017-03-22). "roca completes Splyce roster". HLTV.org.