EXCEL Reveals Full VALORANT Roster
EXCEL has revealed its VALORANT roster led by David “Davidp” Prins. Davidp was the first person signed to the team and is leading a roster full of CS:GO veterans and a VALORANT rookie.
The EXCEL roster includes DavidP, Morgan “B1GGY” Madour, Marc “Honeybee” Begley, Vincent “Happy” Cervoni, and Alend “Ale” Khalaf. All players except Ale have a CS:GO background.
Davidp previously played for G2 Esports before joining EXCEL as an in-game leader and team captain. B1GGY is an ex CS:GO player and coach and participated in multiple high-tier tournaments before switching to VALORANT. Davidp and B1GGY will fill the Smoker and Support roles, respectively.
Honeybee participated in the semi-professional CS:GO scene before also switching to VALORNT. Happy was formerly a part of the Team Envy CS:GO team. He played for Giants when he switched to VALORANT and will now fill the Duelist role for EXCEL. Ale is a VALORANT rookie looking to prove himself. He will also fill the Duelist role.
EXCEL VALORANT also includes Jimmy “Jumpy” Berndtsson as head coach and Sam “Fields” Greenfield as an assistant coach.
EXCEL Esports Co-Founder and Chief Gaming Officer Kieran Holmes-Darby expressed the organization’s excitement about the new VALORANT team.
“We are really excited to present our full VALORANT roster and start competing against the best teams the scene has to offer. When selecting the final line-up we really took our time to find players and coaches who really understood our vision. We are in this for the long term and I truly believe we have created something special. Our ambitions for this year are limitless and I can’t wait to start this journey and experience it alongside our players, partners and community,” Holmes-Darby said.