He notably placed 9th at Apex 2014, defeating several notable players, such as Merihim, to make it to winners' finals of his round 2 pool, where he ended up losing to Isai 1-2. He then lost to tacos 0-2 in losers' finals of the pool. He then placed 7th at Apex 2015, defeating The Z 2-1 and Star King but losing to Mariguas 1-2 and LD 1-2.
He became inactive for the majority of 2014. He later entered Apex 2015 in January of 2015, but soon entered another period of inactivity. Nearly a year later, he began entering tournaments again, with his first notable tournament after his return being GENESIS 3, where he placed 9th. Sometime 2017, Dext3r was diagnosed with stage 2 Classical Hodgkin's lymphoma, which resulted in another period of inactivity.