Event Overview

Calling all students graduating between 2021 to 2025 or College Transfers...Stay Plugged IN (SPIN) is going to colleges around the nation in 2021 to run college recruiting events. This will give colleges an opportunity to view players in a live game setting and give players a chance to showcase their skills for colleges to see. Players will travel to college esports campuses to explore the campus, meet the staff, and network with other players.

SPINandoah is the inaugural LAN Recruiting Event taking place at Shenandoah University on March 13th and 14th.

Player Registration $29.99

THINGS INCLUDED
Compete in front of collegiate recruiters (in person and virtually)
Access to meet college recruiters attending the event
Campus Tour
Lunch
College Informational Panels

NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AT ANYTIME AFTER PAYMENT. STAY PLUGGED IN WILL HOLD A CREDIT TO A FUTURE EVENT IF NOTICE OF CANCELLATION IS GIVEN AT LEAST 3 WEEKS PRIOR

NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR BEVERAGES ALLOWED

The event structure is as follows:

Saturday

ROCKET LEAGUE (SOLD OUT)

8:00 AM - Check in / SPIN Panel in the Business Hall
9:15 AM - Rocket League Matches Begin
12:00 PM - Rocket League Matches End
12:15 PM - Lunch
1:00 PM - College Campus Tour
2:00 PM - College Panel
3:00 PM - College Panel

VALORANT

8:00 AM - Check in / SPIN Panel in the Business Hall
9:15 AM - College Campus Tour
11:00 AM - College Panel
11:30 AM - Lunch
12:00 PM - Valorant matches Begin
2:00 PM - College Panel
3:00 PM - College Panel
4:00 PM - Valorant Matches End

Sunday

OVERWATCH

8:00 AM - Check in / SPIN Panel in the Business Hall
9:15 AM - College Campus Tour
10:00 AM - Overwatch Matches Begin
11:00 AM - College Panel
12:00 PM - Lunch
1:15 PM - College Panel
2:30 PM - Overwatch Matches End

SUPER SMASH BROTHERS: ULTIMATE

8:00 AM - Check in / SPIN Panel in the Business Hall
9:15 AM - College Campus Tour
10:00 AM - Super Smash Brothers: Ultimate Matches Begin
11:00 AM - College Panel
12:00 PM - Lunch
1:15 PM - College Panel
2:30 PM - Super Smash Brothers: Ultimate Matches End

EVENT DATES

SPINandoah Calendar

EVENT LOCATION

VENUE INFORMATION

AIRPORT:

  • Major: Dulles International Airport 'IAD' (Approx. 1 hour drive)
    • 1 Saarienen cir, Dulles, VA 20166
  • Minor: Winchester Regional Airport 'OKV' (Approx. 10 min drive)
    • 491 Airport Rd, Winchester, VA 22602

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:

Click Here for Information

RESTAURANTS

There are well over 200 restaurants in the area, here are just a few:
  • Jimmy John's
  • Mirna's Pupuseria & Restaurant
  • Thai Winchester
  • Mission BBQ
  • Chinatown Restaurant
  • Red Fox Creamery
  • Glory Days Grill
  • Olive Garden Italian Restaurant
  • Longhorn Steakhouse
  • Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
  • Glazed and Confused

HOTELS:

Hampton Inn - North Winchester (5 min drive from Esports Arena)
  • 1204 Berryville Avenue, Winchester, VA 22601
  • Nightly Rate: Starting at $94
Book Hampton Inn Here

Hilton Garden Inn Winchester (Walking distance from Esports Arena)
  • 120 Wingate Dr, Winchester, VA 22601
  • Nightly Rate: Starting at $104
Book Hilton Garden Inn Here

PARKING:

Available on campus near the esports arena and Halpin-Harrison Hall

AMENITIES:

  • 90 minutes from Washington D.C.
  • Appleland Sports Center (Mini golf, Go-Karts & Batting Cages)
  • AMC CLASSIC Apple Blossom 12 (Cinema)
  • Jim Barnett Park Disc Golf Course and Sherando’s Course (Disc Golf)
  • Old Town Winchester Walking Mall (Historic Shopping Mall)

PRIZES

  • HyperX Headsets - $150 value (every student)
  • Shenandoah drawstring bag (every student)
  • Buffalo Wild Wings gift cards ( 5 gift cards - raffle)
  • Gamer Goo sample packets (2 per student)
  • VariGrip Sport (1 per student)
  • Gamer Advantage (3 blue light glasses kits $130/each - raffle)
  • KovaaK (10 keys $10/each - raffle)
  • 5 Astro A40 Headsets (raffle)
  • 5 Respawn Gaming Chairs (raffle)

*Prizes are awarded to in-person attendees only

PLAYER REQUIREMENTS

EQUIPMENT REQUIRED FROM PLAYERS:

  • Discord Login Account Information
  • Game Login Information - EPIC, Blizzard, Valorant
  • (Rocket League Only) Controller & USB
  • (Super Smash Brothers: Ultimate) Controller

OPTIONAL:

  • Mouse, Keyboard, Headset

REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE FOLLOWING COLLEGES WILL BE IN ATTENDANCE

Students and Parents will have an abundance of opportunities to interact with the colleges via panels, collegiate booths, and more.
CIU
Converse
RMC
Nova
University of Rio Grande
St Francis
Lees McRae College

THANKS TO OUR PROUD SPONSORS

HyperX
Jimmy Johns
Buffalo Wild Wings
Gamer Goo
Respawn
Varigrip Sport
Gamer Advantage
Gamer Sensei
Kovaak 2.0

COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS

We will abide by the guidelines set forth by Shenandoah University for all COVID-19 related protocols. Click the button below to learn more!

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Players

Please click the below PayPal button to be taken to the payment portal. After successful payment, please click ‘Return to Merchant’ where you will then be directed to the registration form, please complete the entire form!

Rocket League is SOLD OUT.
Valorant, Overwatch and Super Smash Brothers: Ultimate are still available.

THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS

 

This competition is not affiliated with or sponsored by Riot Games, Inc. or VALORANT Esports.