Illinois Recreational Esports League

The Round Lake Area Park District has partnered with GG Leagues and other Illinois Park Districts to offer the statewide Illinois Recreation Esports League. This league provides opportunities to gamers from all over the state to play virtually together. Sign up on GG Leagues to represent Round Lake in this statewide virtual challenge! Cost is $20 per player per league. The deadline to register is Jan. 12, 2021.

How it works

  • Matches will be played on Saturdays
  • Each week players will be scheduled to play one match in a round robin format (matches typically run for 45 minutes)
  • At the end of the season the top four teams will play in a single elimination bracket (playoffs typically run for three hours)

The Leagues

Winter Season 2021: January 16 - February 20

  • FIFA 21 (PS4)
  • Fortnite
  • Madden 21 (PS4)
  • Rocket League 3v3
  • Rocket League 1v1

Rocket League is a hybrid of arcade-style soccer and vehicular mayhem with easy-to-understand controls and fluid, physics-driven competition that can be played across multiple gaming platforms.

Winter 2021 Season: Starts January 16 with playoffs on February 20

3 v 3 Team Rocket League - $20 per person ($60 per team) 1 v 1 Individual Rocket League - $20 per person
Saturdays @ 10:00 am Saturdays @ 4:00pm
Beginner Division- Teams Beginner Division- Individual
Competitive Division- Teams Competitive Division- Individual

Single player soccer simulation

Winter 2021 Season: Starts January 16 with playoffs on February 20

$20 per person
Saturdays @ 4:00pm
FIFA 21

Single player football simulation

Winter 2021 Season: Starts January 16 with playoffs on February 20

$20 per person
Saturdays @ 4:00pm
Madden 21

This is a 1v1 Fortnite (cross-platform) competition. For this competition, players will play three games with their opponent as their duo. Whichever player gets the most kills over the course of the three games will win.

Winter 2021 Season: Starts January 16 with playoffs on February 20

$20 per person
Saturdays @ 10:00 am
Fortnite