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L.A. Wolves FC Announces Darren Sims, Jr. as First E-Sports Ambassador

Sims Advanced to the Quarterfinals of the Inaugural Lower League E-Cup
Published Nov 30, 2020

November 30, 2017 – Los Angeles – L.A. Wolves FC today announced that Darren Sims, Jr., is the club's first official e-sports ambassador.

Sims (@theproblem23 on Twitter) has already begun training ahead of the 2021 Lower League E-Cup, the marquee event on the calendar for L.A. Wolves FC E-Sports Team.

L.A. Wolves FC Chief Operations Officer Dennis Pope said, "The decision to make e-sports a part of the L.A. Wolves FC's portfolio has been a long time in coming, and we're excited to welcome Darren to the club in that role as our initial e-sports ambassador. Darren has proven himself to be a competitive player in that arena. He finished Top 8 at the first Lower League E-Cup and we think he's going to do very well in next year tournament."

Sims currently serves as the head coach of the girls varsity soccer team at Moreno Valley High School. A graduate of Riverside, CA's Ramona High School, Sims has been an amateur soccer player and referee for more than 20 years.

Sims counts the FIFA series, the Kingdom Hearts series, the Gears of War series, Street Fighter and Apex Legends among his favorite gaming titles. He can be found on twitch.com/soccersims20.

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L.A. Wolves FC are an American Soccer club based in Los Angeles, California. We are named after the Los Angeles Wolves, who played in the United Soccer Association in 1967 and the North American Soccer League in 1968.

L.A. Wolves FC are a charter member for the UPSL (United Premier Soccer League) and compete in the Western Division, posting an 16-0-0 record for the 2016 Fall Season. The club also manages a reserve squad and oversees L.A. Wolves FC Youth Soccer Program.

In addition, L.A. Wolves FC participates in the qualifying round for the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup through their affiliation and membership with the UPSL, the U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) and the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA).

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