Age of Empires was king in my middle school years. We played the expansion pack for AOE2 in a tournament, teams of two. Me and my partner actually won in 7th grade, but were upended in the Semis during 8th grade.
I was always the Turks
Kei Nishikori, Donald Young, Somdev Devvarman, Dustin Brown, Steve Johnson, Yannick Maden
Robert Farah, Clement Reix, Alexander Dolgopolov, Nathan Thompson
“The goal, when I took my break of six months, was doing this for the next couple years, not just for one tournament, I understand people who say, ‘Oh, this would be a perfect moment to go.’ But I feel like I’ve put in so much work, and I love it so much, and I still have so much in the tank.”