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Hearthstone Collegiate Championship Spring 2018

Hearthstone is back once again for Spring 2018 with $150,000 in scholarships and prizing!

Registration

Jan 22 - Feb 16, 2018

Tournament

Feb 19 - May 20, 2018

Location

Online

Eligibility

College Students
Decklists have been posted. You can find them here: https://compete.tespa.org/hearthstone/decklists

First week of matches are scheduled to start on Monday, February 19th, with select matches live streamed at twitch.tv/playHearthstone. The champions of each region will advance to the live finals in May to play for scholarship prizing.

Region Definition

Week 1 (February 19th-20th)

Round South Region West Region East Region North Region
Match 1 February 19
5:00pm PST
February 19
7:00pm PST
February 20
5:00pm PST
February 20
7:00pm PST

Week 2 (February 26th-27th)

Round South Region West Region East Region North Region
Match 2 February 26
5:00pm PST
February 26
7:00pm PST
February 27
5:00pm PST
February 27
7:00pm PST

Week 3 (March 5th-6th)

Round South Region West Region East Region North Region
Match 3 March 5
5:00pm PST
March 5
7:00pm PST
March 6
5:00pm PST
March 6
7:00pm PST

Week 4 (March 12th-13th)

Round South Region West Region East Region North Region
Match 4 March 12
5:00pm PDT
March 12
7:00pm PDT
March 13
5:00pm PDT
March 13
7:00pm PDT

Week 5 (March 19th-20th)

Round South Region West Region East Region North Region
Match 5 March 19
5:00pm PDT
March 19
7:00pm PDT
March 20
5:00pm PDT
March 20
7:00pm PDT

Week 6 (March 26th-27th)

Round South Region West Region East Region North Region
Match 6 March 26
5:00pm PDT
March 26
7:00pm PDT
March 27
5:00pm PDT
March 27
7:00pm PDT

Week 7 (April 2nd-3rd)

Round South Region West Region East Region North Region
Match 7 April 2
5:00pm PDT
April 2
7:00pm PDT
April 3
5:00pm PDT
April 3
7:00pm PDT

All teams with a 5-2 match record or higher advance to Regional Playoffs.

 

Regional Playoffs Weekend 1 (Swiss Bracket)

Depending on the number of teams qualifying for regions, round numbers may vary.

Round
All Regions
Round 1 April 14, 8:00 AM PDT
Round 2 April 14, 10:00 AM PDT
Lunch Break April 14 12:00 PM PDT
Round 3 April 14, 1:00 PM PDT
Round 4 April 14, 3:00 PM PDT
Round
All Regions
Round 5 April 15, 8:00 AM PDT
Round 6 April 15 10:00 AM PDT
Lunch Break April 15 12:00 PM PDT
Round 7 (if needed) April 15, 1:00 PM PDT
Round 8 (if needed) April 15, 3:00 PM PDT
Round 9 (if needed) April 15, 5:00 PM PDT

The top 8 teams in each region will advance to play in a dual elimination bracket.

 

Regional Playoffs Weekend 2 (Dual Elimination)

Round
All Regions
Regional Dual Elimination Day 1: Round 1 April 21, 9:00 AM PDT
Lunch Break April 21, 11:00 AM PDT
Regional Dual Elimination Day 1: Round 2 April 21, 12:00 PM PDT
Regional Dual Elimination Day 1: Round 3 April 21, 2:00 PM PDT
Round
All Regions
Regional Dual Elimination Day 2: Round 1 April 21, 9:00 AM PDT
Lunch Break April 21, 11:00 AM PDT
Regional Dual Elimination Day 2: Round 2 April 21, 12:00 PM PDT
Regional Dual Elimination Day 2: Round 3 April 21, 2:00 PM PDT
Regional Dual Elimination Day 2: Round 4 April 21, 4:00 PM PDT


Championship Bracket (Dual Elimination)

Round
All Regions
Group 1 Round 1 April 28, 9:00 AM PDT
Group 1 Round 2  April 28, 11:00 AM PDT
Group 1 Round 3  At conclusion of Group 2 Round 1
Group 2 Round 1  April 28, 12:00 PM PDT
Group 2 Round 2 April 28, 2:00 PM PDT
Group 2 Round 3 At conclusion of Group 2 Round 2

 

Round
All Regions
Group 3 Round 1 April 28, 9:00 AM PDT
Group 3 Round 2  April 28, 11:00 AM PDT
Group 3 Round 3  At conclusion of Group 3 Round 1
Group 4 Round 1  April 28, 12:00 PM PDT
Group 4 Round 2 April 28, 2:00 PM PDT
Group 4 Round 3 At conclusion of Group 4 Round 2


The top 2 teams from each group in the championship bracket will advance to Live Finals in California on May 19th-20th.