Riot Scholastic Association of America

The governing body of College and High School League of Legends


Our Mission

Govern varsity competition for Riot’s games and foster the development of gaming as a meaningful and complementary part of the high school and college experiences.


Our Pillars


Our Staff


Matt Nausha

Head of Amateur and Scholastic

Matt Nausha leads Riot Games’ Amateur and Scholastic Esports efforts in North America, including college, high school, and semi-pro competitions.

He most recently served as the Head of Esports for Counter Logic Gaming. Matt is also experienced in the college athletics governance space, having served as co-commissioner of the Southern California Collegiate Volleyball League.

He holds an MA and BA from Azusa Pacific University.



J.T. Vandenbree

Operations and Championships Lead

J.T. Vandenbree leads league operations and championships for RSAA and is responsible for the long-term structure, rules, and format of the college season.

He brings lessons learned from ten years of esports experience organizing international, professional, developmental, and amateur competitions.

He is an alumni of the University of California, San Diego.

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