The San Fransisco Shock announced Monday via Twitter that they were welcoming Jae "JunkBuck" Choi to their coaching staff, and that he and head coach
JunkBuck previously served as the coach for Toronto Esports, a Canadian team that competed in Overwatch Contenders Season Zero, and several smaller Overwatch tournaments. Toronto Esports recently won the North American Overwatch Open Division Season 2.
Please help us in welcoming former Toronto esports coach @JunkBuckOW to the SF Shock coaching staff! ⚡️— San Francisco Shock⚡ (@SFShock) February 12, 2018
We'll be doing an AMA with Coach Brad and Junkbuck this Sunday!
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JunkBuck joins the Shock after it had a less than stellar first Stage of the OWL's inaugural season, wherein it carried a 3-7 record. He looks to improve the team in Stage 2 with
Thanks everyone!! I'm really glad I'm part of @SFShock family!! All the staff and the players have been great to me. I'm pumped to grind and learn even more. We will comeback to the league stronger. https://t.co/Tp5xSHVdFc— JunkBUck (@JunkBuckOW) February 12, 2018
The Shock play their first game of Stage 2 on Feb. 21, against the Los Angeles Gladiators.
Cover photo courtesy of the San Francisco Shock