WCG USA 2009

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[e][h]WCG USA 2009
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA USA
Format:
1v1
Start Date:
2009-09-25
End Date:
2009-09-27
Winners
USA  IdrA
USA  Louder
USA  G5
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
10
3
4
3
Maps

Overview[edit]

WCG USA 2009 was hosted at New York Anime Festival in late September 2009.

Tournament information[edit]

Prize pool[edit]

Participants[edit]

Format[edit]

The ten qualified players had to play a group stage of which the best two advanced into a double-elimination tournament.

Maps[edit]

Blue Storm Colosseum Destination Python Tau Cross
Blue Storm Colosseum Destination Python Tau Cross

Results[edit]

Group stage[edit]

Player W L
USA  Idra 4 0
USA  Louder 2 2
USA  Nyoken 2 2
USA  iNcontrol 1 3
USA  Artosis 1 3
Player W L
USA  G5 4 0
USA  LzGamer 2 2
USA  Machine 2 2
USA  inka 1 3
USA  kawaiirice 1 3

Elimination bracket[edit]

Semifinals
 USA G5
1
 USA Louder
2
 USA IdrA
2
 USA LzGamer
0
Winners' Finals
 USA Louder
0
 USA IdrA
2
Losers' Round 1
 USA G5
2
 USA LzGamer
0
Losers' Finals
 USA Louder
2
 USA G5
0
Grand Finals
 USA IdrA
2
 USA Louder
0

Trivia[edit]

  • Even though only one spot was paid, Louder went to the WCG 2009 Grand Finals thanks to his team Evil Geniuses.
  • Artosis flamed Incontrol after losing to a Lurker sneak.
  • G5 did not GG after losing in the LB Finals.
  • Day[9] criticized the WCG America Organization and thus boycotted the finals, even though he represented his nation three times before at WCG Grand Finals.
  • Brent "Psyonic_Reaver" casted the StarCraft games and was joined by Dan "Artosis" Stemkoski for the finals.

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