Golden Guardians’ Lourlo on Staying Motivated in LCS: “I really want to show that I’m a capable player in the LCS, not just someone that’s going to be in a bottom-tier team.”

In Week 2 of the NA LCS, things are still unpredictable with the meta — surprising strategies that teams have run like the popular funnel strategy and role swapping, and swapping players from the main roster to Academy and vice versa. Teams such as OpTic Gaming came out to everyone’s surprise as they took down top-tier teams such as Echo Fox. Another team that took a lot of people by surprise are the Golden Guardians. In their games, they are utilizing the popular funnel strategy that teams across various regions are using. With wins against Team Liquid and a revamped Cloud9 under their belt, they looked to succeed moving further in the NA LCS.

Samson “Lourlo” Jackson stopped backstage after their win against Cloud9 in Week 2 to talk about why the funnel strategy is working for Golden Guardians and how they mentally prepare during the offseason.

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Echo Fox Defeats Golden Guardians and Team Liquid in Week 4 of the NA LCS

Originally posted at https://www.echofox.gg/news/echo-fox-defeats-golden-guardians-and-team-liquid-in-week-4-of-the-na-lcs

In Week 3, Echo Fox suffered its first defeat of the Spring Split from Counter Logic Gaming. Not demoralized by the loss, the team redeemed itself against OpTic Gaming and ended Week 3 with a win.

In Week 4 Echo Fox had to face Golden Guardians and Team Liquid, who sought to knock the league leaders off their perch.

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