Griswold Fields Esports Team in League of 3,400 Participating Schools


Jim Rand, a social studies teacher and coach at Griswold High School, stands in front of his players at 2:30 p.m. on a Tuesday afternoon giving a pre-game pep talk.  “It’s always better we win, but even if you don’t… don’t fear,” he said.  He reminds the players that the season is still young — it’s early October and only their second full match of the season. But he wants them to remember that every game brings them closer to the championships.  With that, it’s time for their warm-up. Fifteen or so students pull their equipment out of their bags