Culver-Stockton College unveils E-Sports League plans

(AP Photo/Matthias Rietschel, File)

E-Sports continues to grow in the Tri-States.

On Wednesday, Culver-Stockton College unveiled its plans to start an E-Sports League in the fall of 2018.

Culver- Stockton is one of the first colleges in the area to have an Esports league.

Dr. Kelly Thompson, the President of Culver-Stockton, says that she wants the trend to continue.

"We're hoping more schools will adopt this. We understand that students are interested in E Sports, they're academically talented and very involved on campus, so it's a perfect fit for us," said Thmpson.

Dr. Thompson says they plan to fill twelve positions on the league.

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