Winter-Spring 2021 Season: TWO main titles! Registration NOW OPEN!

We're excited to announce that we will have two titles for the Winter-Spring season! We will have Rocket League and Madden 21!

Registration for the Winter-Spring season is open now!  Registration closes at 5pm PST on 2/26/21.

All NASEF competitive offerings are FREE to join for any activated NASEF Club.

Learn how to register your high school esports/gaming Club through NASEF to join the competition.

Rocket League is Back!

We are excited to announce the Winter/Spring 2021 High School Scholastic Tournament featuring Rocket League!


  • Registration Open Now! Registration closes at 5pm PST on 2/26/21.
  • New Titles in Scrimfinder+: February 
  • Regular Season: Begins March 1st
  • Finals Events: April 23rd-25th

Structure and Format

Teams will be divided into Regional and Affiliate brackets. Each bracket will have a Regular Season and Playoff. The winner of each Playoff bracket will advance to a single elimination final event.

We'll provide a detailed weekly schedule soon.

Finals Event

The top team from each Playoffs bracket will advance to a Double Elimination bracket, competing against other Playoffs bracket winners in a one-day final event.

Any changes made to the tournament structure, format or schedule will be communicated to all prospective participants.

Tournament Resources


  • Rocket League Ruleset
  • 3v3 Format

  • Clubs can enter a maximum of three (3) teams

  • Minimum of 3 players on a roster

  • Up to 3 substitutes per team

  • Platform: PS4, Nintendo Switch, PC, or Xbox One

Madden 21 is Here!

We're excited to bring Madden to our Spring-Winter Term! We hope you all will have a blast bluffing your opponents with a play-action pass and getting those incredible interceptions!


  • Registration is now open! Registration closes at 5pm PST on 2/26/21.
  • New Titles in Scrimfinder+: February 
  • Regular Season: Begin March 1st
  • Finals Events: April 23rd-25th

Tournament Resources

  • GM Portal - In case you haven't signed up for NASEF!
  • Coaching Info - Did you know NASEF provides free coaching to all participating teams? Meet our coaches here!


  • Madden Ruleset
  • 1 v 1 Format
  • Clubs can have as many teams as they have players
  • Platforms: PS4 and Xbox 1

Launch of Scrimfinder+!

The very popular NASEF Scrimfinder is now Scrimfinder+.  We’ve expanded the number of games and now have suggested nights, so teams can connect and play more easily.  The titles being offered include:

  • Overwatch
  • Brawlhalla
  • Hearthstone
  • League of Legends
  • Paladins
  • Valorant
  • Smash Ultimate
  • Heroes of the Storm
  • TFT
  • Wild Rift (When available)

Access Scrimfinder+

Eligibility & Code of Conduct

Any teams interested in competing MUST have a club activated with NASEF, meeting all club and student requirements below. 

Additionally, clubs will be able to opt-in for coaching, powered by Connected Camps

Ready to make the jump? Visit our Getting Started page and start your Activation process!

All high schools and community-based organizations located in North America, including the United States, including its territories, Mexico and Canada are eligible to sign-up to become a “Club” within the North America Scholastic Esports Federation (NASEF).

Read our Club Eligibility information on our Getting Started page here.

Eligibility Requirements for Club Participation and Competition:

All students participating in the North America Scholastic Esports Federation (NASEF) must meet the minimum eligibility requirements for club participation regardless of where the Club is located (school or community-based organization):

  • NASEF participation is open to high school students.
  • The high school student must enroll in the NASEF Club at a high school or community-based organization.
  • The high school student is currently enrolled in at least 20 semester units of work at a high school as defined in the Club Eligibility guidelines.
  • The high school student maintained satisfactory citizenship (no N or U) during previous grading period at a high school or is good standing at the community-based organization.
  • The high school student must have earned a grade point average of 2.0 or better in all subjects during the previous grading period preceding his/her participation.

NASEF Code of Conduct - It's helpful to start the school year by introducing ground rules!


All NASEF activities, including main season tournaments, require that all participants abide by our Code of Conduct. We strive to create an environment of safety, inclusivity and fun!


NASEF's mission is to provide resources, including our season long tournaments, to ALL students at NO COST!

For this tournament, we are providing:

  • Game Licenses
  • Coaching
  • Tournament Management
  • Online Final Event
  • IT Support
  • Streaming

...All completely free, at no cost to students, families, schools and community-based organizations.

In an effort to be more inclusive to our online school and home school communities and to accommodate campuses that have switched to virtual learning, we are permitting teams to play from home.

General Managers must work to ensure the competitive integrity of their teams and verify the identities of their students to compete.

Contact Information & Resources

  • Tournament Checklist - Our helpful guides and resources about competition in one place!
  • NASEF Scrimfinder+ - Add your team, indicate your skill level, filter by availability and more!
  • NASEF Code of Conduct - Ensure a positive experience by establishing ground rules!
  • NASEF Community Discord - Get connected with other students, general managers, and the NASEF Leadership team!
  • Coaching Info - Did you know NASEF provides free coaching to participating teams? Meet our coaches here!

Ready to play?

Have your General Manager log in to the Club Dashboard here.

Not a NASEF Club yet?

Our main season tournaments are exclusive to Clubs activated under NASEF! With no fees, free game licenses and free coaching, NASEF provides all our resources to students at absolutely no cost.

Follow this link to our Getting Started page to learn more about NASEF.