WCG USA 2009

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[e][h]WCG USA 2009
WCG-Logo-2008-Black.jpg
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA USA
Format:
1v1
Start Date:
2009-09-25
End Date:
2009-09-27
Winners
USA Ticon small bw.png IdrA
USA Picon small bw.png Louder
USA Picon small bw.png G5
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
10
Picon small bw.png 3
Ticon small bw.png 4
Zicon small bw.png 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 Ticon small bw.png Idra 4 0
USA Picon small bw.png Louder 2 2
USA Ticon small bw.png Nyoken 2 2
USA Zicon small bw.png iNcontrol 1 3
USA Ticon small bw.png Artosis 1 3
Player W L
USA Picon small bw.png G5 4 0
USA Zicon small bw.png LzGamer 2 2
USA Zicon small bw.png Machine 2 2
USA Picon small bw.png inka 1 3
USA Ticon small bw.png 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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