CULLMAN, ALABAMA–Brian Ty Lipsey has signed a letter of intent to join RedTails' Esports team at Hawkeye Community College for the 2019-2020 year.
He is currently captain of his high school's Esports team, leading it to the playoffs and securing a top-20 ranking in Alabama. Lipsey plans to travel to Korea this summer to improve his playing with practicie against some of the best competition in the world.
"He is a very versatile player who will bring several different playing styles to the Hawkeye roster," said head coach Billy Howard.
In addition to Esports, Lipsey is involved in chess club and high school scholar's bowl. He is the son of Jennifer Hall and Jason Lipsey and plans to enroll in Hawkeye's Information Systems Management program.