Tournament Ended

Hearthstone Collegiate Champs - Varsity Division

Hearthstone is back once again for Spring 2018 with $150,000 in scholarships and prizing! The tournament will feature a brand new varsity league and a reworked format.

Registration

Jan 22 - Feb 16, 2018

Tournament

Feb 19 - Apr 8, 2018

Location

Online

Eligibility

College Students
Congratulations to the University of Utah on taking first place in the Varsity Division!

First week of matches are scheduled to get underway on Monday, February 19th. Teams that fail to make Championship Bracket may choose to enter the non-varsity Regional Playoffs.

Week 1 (February 19th-20th)

Round Monday Tuesday
Match 1 & 2 February 19
6:00pm PST
February 19
6:00pm PST

Week 2 (February 26th-27th)

Round Monday Tuesday
Match 3 & 4 February 26
6:00pm PST
February 27
6:00pm PST

Week 3 (March 5th-6th)

Round Monday Tuesday
Match 5 & 6 March 5
6:00pm PST
March 6
6:00pm PST

Week 4 (March 12th-13th)

Round Monday Tuesday
Match 7 & 8 March 12
6:00pm PDT
March 13
6:00pm PDT

Week 5 (March 19th-20th)

Round Monday Tuesday
Match 9 & 10 March 19
6:00pm PDT
March 20
6:00pm PDT

Week 6 (March 26th-27th)

Round Monday Tuesday
Match 11 & 12 March 26
6:00pm PDT
March 27
6:00pm PDT

Week 7 (April 2nd-3rd)

Round Monday Tuesday
Match 13 & 14 April 2
6:00pm PDT
April 3
6:00pm PDT

The top 8 teams will be seeded into Varsity Division Championship Playoffs.

Varsity Division Championship Playoffs (Dual Elimination & Single Elimination)

Round
All Regions
Dual Elimination & Single Elimination April 7, 9:00 AM PDT

Any varsity team that fails to qualify for the Championship Bracket during Varsity Division Championship Playoffs will qualify to play in Regional Playoffs Weekend 1.


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 5 April 14, 5:00 PM PDT
Round 6 April 14 7:00 PM PDT
Round 7 April 15, 8:00 AM PDT
Round 8 April 15, 10:00 AM PDT
Round 9 April 15, 12:00 PM PDT

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

Regional Playoffs Weekend 2 (Dual Elimination)

Round
All Regions
Dual Elimination #1 (Top 8 of each region) April 21, 9:00 AM PDT
Dual Elimination #2 (Top 4 of each region) April 22, 9:00 AM PDT


Championship Bracket

Round
All Regions
Dual Elimination 1 and 2 April 7, 9:00 AM PDT
Dual Elimination 3 and 4 April 8, 9:00 AM PDT

The champions of each region from the championship bracket will advance to Live Finals in California on May 19th-20th.