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U.S. Air Force Command Post Controller Michael "KillerMike" Clark took down the inaugural Madden 17 Club Series Seahawks Championship on Thursday night in the Paul Allen-owned Museum of Pop Culture in downtown Seattle, exactly where he defeated tournament favourite and Edmonds native Shay "Young Kiv" Kivlen within the final round.

The e-sports competitors featured eight of EA Sports' top rated Madden gamers from about the nation, every of whom earned a spot in the occasion following competing in preliminary rounds held over the previous six weeks, a road that featured a pool of more than 4,000 players.

Inside the MOPOP's Sky Church, players took to the sticks in front of a crowd of Seahawks season-ticket holders and thousands far more watching live on the web by way of EA Sports' Twitch stream. Seattle wideout Doug Baldwin, who not too long ago took element in a Madden tournament of his personal, and Seahawks Legend Jordan Babineaux also stopped by and took part in an exhibition game filled with lots of friendly banter.

But within the finish it was "KillerMike" who claimed the tournament title, as he topped "Young Kiv" by a final score of 38-31 to advance towards the Madden 17 Club Series Championship in early April, when he'll have a opportunity to qualify for the 2017 EA Sports Madden Championship in Might.