Esports at Iona University

The Iona University Esports team is a member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) and Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC). To learn more about the team, please contact Coach Anthony Scaccia at

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Head Coach 

Anthony Scaccia 


Anthony has been an integral part of the Esports team at Iona University since its establishment. He has played a key role in fostering a winning culture and making a positive impact on gaming throughout the university. Anthony is a longtime member of the Iona University Technology Department. 


  • 2024 MAAC League of Legends Champions
  • 2024 ECAC Overwatch 2 Spring Showdown 3rd Place
  • 2024 Contender Rocket League Champion


  • 2023 MAAC League of Legends Champions 
  • 2023 ECAC Spring Rocket League Division A Runner-Up


  • 2022 MAAC Rocket League Champions

MAAC Championships 

  • 2024 MAAC League of Legends Champions
  • 2023 MAAC League of Legends Champions 
  • 2022 MAAC Rocket League Champions 


  • COD
  • CS:GO
  • FC 2024
  • Fortnite
  • League of Legends
  • Madden
  • Mario Kart
  • MLB
  • NBA 2k
  • NHL
  • Overwatch 2
  • R6
  • Rocket League
  • Splatoon
  • Super Smash Bros.
  • Valorant


  • 18 Alienware Gaming PCs
  • Six (6) Nintendo Switches
  • Two (2) PS5
  • Two (2) Xbox X
  • One (1) Racing Simulator

Iona Esports is proud to be a member of the Iona University Club Sports Department. Our team boasts a state-of-the-art training and gaming center situated at the heart of the New Rochelle campus.

Our gaming center is seamlessly connected to the general student gaming room, enabling students to enjoy gaming sessions between classes. It's more than just a room; it's a nexus of competitive training and recreational gaming opportunities.

The 2024 Esports League of Legends team.
An esports player enjoying a game.
A student plays a video game facing the camera.
Two esports players smile while they play.
A student plays a video game facing away the cameras.
An esports player smiles and raises her hands in victory.

Iona Esports Documentary

Dive into the world of Iona University's Esports program in this exciting documentary. Get to know the team members and what goes on behind the scenes in this D1 program. 

Anay Potter, senior at Iona, discusses being captain of the League of Legends team.

Episode 1: Anaya Potter '23

In episode one of In The Know's Gamer U series, Anaya Potter '23 discusses how she became captain for the League of Legends team.

Watch Anaya's Interview


2024 League of Legends MAAC Champions

Congratulations to the Iona University Esports team for taking home the 2024 MAAC Championship in League of Legends!