David ‘Goramu’ Ballard – Team Advantage, Pokemon

Age: 30

Profession: Best Buy

Favorite Board Game: Risk

Favorite Video Game: Overwatch

 

Achievements:

2013 Colorado State Championships – Top 8

2013 New Mexico State Championships – Top 8

2014 Colorado State Championships – Top 8

2014 Utah State Championships – Top 8

2014 St. Louis State Championships – Top 8

2015 Regional Championships – Top 8

Multiple 2017 League Cup 2nd place finishes.

 

David has been playing Pokemon since 1999, though he only started playing competitively in 2013.  He has also dabbled in competitive Magic and YuGiOh, and still can be found battling it out in Overwatch tournaments.  David is an avid Wrestling fan and concert goer.  He has been an amazing assistant league leader at Advantage for almost 3 years now.