PARKVILLE, MO (KCTV) -- College sports is no longer just on the field, the court, the track and the pool -- it's online.

Esports, or competitive online gaming, is becoming increasingly popular.

Colleges are recruiting the best players to join their esports teams.

The first collegiate esports varsity team in the Kansas City area is revealing their new facility at Park University on Wednesday morning.

Many schools across the country are doing it, and, next year, Park University will be recruiting and offering scholarships for esports. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, StormTrack5 weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from KCTV5 News. 

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