Team Liquid Academy has released support player Joseph "Joey" Haslemann, jungler Anthony "Hard" Barkhovtsev, and coach Tim "Timkiro" Cho, according to tweets posted by the three individuals on Monday.
Officially released from @teamliquidlol. Thankful to the org and especially @liquid112 for giving me the opportunity and support to run and build the team on my terms. No hard feelings— Tim Cho (@Timkiro) September 24, 2018
Looking to explore all coaching/management offers in NA.
DMs are open and RT's appreciated.
Omran "V1per" Shoura, the team's top laner, David "Insanity" Challe, the team's mid laner, and Quentin "Shoryu" Pereira, the team's AD Carry, still remain with Team Liquid Academy, but are exploring their options.
Still contracted with Team Liquid but I am allowed to explore options for next year!— Viper (@hiitsviper) September 24, 2018
DM's are open.
Team Liquid Academy has made no mention of either the releases of the players and coach, or exploration of options for its remaining players.
The team placed first in the NA Academy Spring Split in March, third-fourth place in the NA Academy Spring Playoffs, second in the NA Academy Summer Split, and third-fourth again in the Summer Split playoffs.
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