Esports Recruiting Events in 2024: Carry 2 College, SPIN Showcases, In-person LAN Events, and more

Esports Recruiting Events in 2024: Carry 2 College, SPIN Showcases, In-person LAN Events, and more

It’s a new year and esports recruiting events in 2024 will be starting soon.

Esports recruiting events are a great opportunity for you to meet college coaches and learn about a variety of esports programs.

Additionally, an esports recruiting event is a 2-way street. College esports recruiters are there to learn about you and you are there to learn about them.

Carry 2 College

Carry 2 College is Stay Plugged In’s largest online recruiting event in 2024. 

2024’s Carry 2 College will feature the following game titles:

  • Rocket League

  • League of Legends

  • Overwatch 2


  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

During Carry 2 College, we ensure that all players are guaranteed a number of on-stream matches with an accompanying stream guide for college coaches to make sure that they don’t miss out on your gameplay.

Additionally, Carry 2 College is the esports recruiting event of the year for you to connect with college coaches directly.

In the College Fair portion of Carry 2 College, students will have the opportunity to learn about various college coaches in voice channels on Discord.

Register your team (or register as a Free Agent) today!

Set yourself up for success at Esports Recruiting Events

While you should absolutely practice your gameplay skills ahead of esports recruiting events in 2024, you should also prepare for the recruitment and conversational side of these events.

For example:

  • Prepare to talk about yourself

  • Come prepared with questions for college recruiters

  • Keep an open mind 

  • Know what you are looking for in a college program

For more tips on how to prepare for esports recruiting events, check out our tips and tricks on how to talk to college esports recruiters.

Upcoming Esports Recruiting Events in 2024

Stay Plugged In is offering a variety of Esports Recruiting Events in 2024:

  • January 27 & 28, 2024: Carry 2 College (Rocket League and Overwatch)

  • February 10 & 11, 2024: Carry 2 College (League of Legends, VALORANT, and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)

  • February 24, 2024: Stay Plugged In Showcase 

  • April 6 & 7, 2024: Nutmeg State Esports Games 2024

  • More to be announced

To learn more, visit our events page to find 2024 esports recruiting events to attend!

In conclusion, participating in esports recruiting events is a direct action you can take to help yourself be recruited.