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Sentinels welcome Rawkus back

Written By    ArmandVanHelden  -  share on

Shane "Rawkus" Flaherty has returned to his head coach role for Sentinels. He will be responsible for the roster on their way to the second stage, starting with the qualifiers.

Sentinels’ descending graphic continues as they face loss after loss in North America. To stop the fall, they made the first big change a while ago by benching Jared "zombs" Gitlin and signing Eric "Kanpeki" Xu from Akrew as covered. The change wasn’t enough as Sentinels faced a hard loss against Luminosity Gaming during VCT 2022 - North America - Stage 2 - Open Qualifier 1 and failed to qualify for the main event. Despite Tyson "TenZ" Ngo’s 63-kill performance, they still couldn’t finish the job in the lower bracket. It turns out that the board was looking to strengthen the coaching staff as they turned their attention back to Rawkus.

Shane "Rawkus" Flaherty had the best times of his career while coaching Sentinels as he coached the team during the biggest tournament of the year. He was originally a professional player for FaZe Clan but he “took that offer immediately without thinking twice or looking for other opportunities” in his words. He coached the team during VCT 2021 - VALORANT Champions 2021 but Sentinels’ run ended after the group stage, finishing the tournament without reaching the playoffs. Rawkus left the team as the loan period ended and also due to “buyout complications” and went back to FaZe Clan to compete but he never played for the team again. Now, he is back with SEN as a coach for the upcoming tournaments.

Sentinels’ current roster is:

Tyson "TenZ" Ngo Shahzeb "ShahZaM" Khan Hunter "SicK" Mims Michael "dapr" Gulino Eric "Kanpeki" Xu Shane "Rawkus" Flaherty (Coach)

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2022-05-05 22:41
ABATMAN | Rainyy
SuperMassive L
2022-05-05 22:47
Deadly10 | NeerajP
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They bought him just to make their fans happy that they have a coach
2022-05-06 00:22
dang sen really doesnt want to win, expected from the stream team
2022-05-06 00:30
Nivera | ciro
Just brought in another streamer to SEN KEKW
Cant wait for my coach to stream 5 hrs a day duoing with ShahZam
2022-05-06 01:39
will improve their play from tier 4 to tier 3, not sure if that's what they looking for tho lol
2022-05-06 09:37
trent | Smashburger
Might as well hire Tarik
2022-05-06 11:28
ScreaM | B_Tannen
you'll get brehze here soon
2022-05-06 11:49

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