Smasher:Sol

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Sol
Sol
Ultimate main Little Mac
SSB4 main Little Mac
Crew(s) Noble eSports
Former crews Most Valuable Gaming
Skill Super Smash Bros. 4 Top professional
Additional info
Real name Jon Lackey
Birth date (age 30)
Location Gainesville, Florida United States

Sol is an SSB4 Little Mac player from Florida, and is considered one of the best Little Mac players in the world. Sol was ranked in the #1 PR spot for Mac Nation from 2015-2017. Recently he has renounced PR status on all local and national levels. He has taken tournament sets off of players such as Locus, Fatality, MVD, K9sbruce, saj, dyr, Ryo, Sinji and Salem.

Sol was the spearhead for the wired controller clause initiative, allowing for Wii U Pro Controllers, which he himself uses, to be utilised in tournament.

On December 31st, 2015, Sol was signed by Noble eSports.[1]

Tournament placings[edit]

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 Placement 2v2 Placement Partner
CEO 2015 June 26th-27th, 2015 33rd 9th Ryo
CFL Smackdown September Monthly September 13th, 2015 9th 1st Ryo
MLG World Finals 2015 October 16th-18th, 2015 33rd
Smash the Record 2015 October 23rd-25th, 2015 17th
Frame Perfect Series November 21st, 2015 9th 4th Ryo
TGC 5 December 5th, 2015 17th 25th Mawlerz
GENESIS 3 January 15th-18th, 2016 129th 9th Ryo
CFL Smackdown February Monthly February 6th, 2016 3rd 2nd dyr
Kings of the South 2 February 20th-21st, 2016 3rd 2nd Day
Tampa Never Sleeps 6 February 27th-28th, 2016 9th
Come to Papa March 19th-20th, 2016 13th 3rd Ryo
TGC 7 April 9th, 2016 17th 33rd True Blue
Texas Showdown 2016 April 22nd-24th, 2016 5th 1st ThisGuy
Coffee Boys 3 May 15th, 2016 1st
CEO 2016 Prologue May 21st-22nd, 2016 25th
CEO 2016 June 24th-26th, 2016 65th
EVO 2016 July 15th-17th, 2016 97th
2GGT: KTAR Saga July 23rd, 2016 25th 2nd Marss
Super Smash Con 2016 August 11th-14th, 2016 65th 17th Ryo
Afterglow Throwdown October 8th, 2016 3rd 1st Ryo
Come To Papa 2 October 22nd-23rd, 2016 25th 7th Ryo
Super SFC 68 October 29th, 2016 4th 3rd ThisGuy
Aftershock 2016 November 5th-6th, 2016 9th 7th ThisGuy
Coffee Boys 10 January 15th, 2017 3rd
GENESIS 4 January 20th-22nd, 2017 257th 65th Ryo
Gatorlan 2017 February 18th, 2017 5th
CEO Dreamland April 14th-16th, 2017 33rd 65th Alex Jebailey
Fisticuffs 3.0 April 29th, 2017 7th 3rd Vash
CEO 2017 June 16th-18th, 2017 49th
2GGC: ARMS Saga July 8th-9th, 2017 25th 17th pu55yk1ng
EVO 2017 July 14th-16th, 2017 129th
IGX 2017 July 28th-30th, 2017 5th 2nd Ryo
Super Smash Con 2017 August 10th-13th, 2017 97th 129th xaltis
SwampCon: Voyage January 13th-14th, 2018 17th
EVO Japan 2018 January 26th-28th, 2018 97th
Sumabato x Cyclops #39 February 9th, 2018 7th
Sumabato 23 February 17th, 2018 49th
Sumabato x Cyclops #40 February 23rd, 2018 7th
CEO 2018 June 29th-July 1st, 2018 129th 49th pu55yk1ng
SoCal Regionals 2018 September 14th-16th, 2018 17th

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 Placement 2v2 Placement Partner
Ultimate Proving Ground January 9th, 2019 5th
GENESIS 6 February 1st-3rd, 2019 257th
SMASHLAN’D #68 June 6th, 2019 3rd
COST 2019 June 8th, 2019 17th
CEO 2019 June 28th-30th, 2019 129th

Trivia[edit]

  • He has a renowned tolerance to spicy foods, having raised funds for charity causes previously on MVG and Noble streams eating anything from ghost peppers (bhut jolokia) to pure capsaicin.
  • He ran away from home at the age of 18, and since then no longer celebrates his birthday (aside from cake).
  • His knowledge of the Punch Out!! series also transfers to the original games as well, having beaten Punch-Out!! (Wii) while blindfolded.[2]
  • He attended CEO 2015 in his breakout debut on a week-old fractured spine.
  • Though currently inactive in Smash, he began playing Beat Saber as part of physical therapy for his spine. Since then, he has rapidly risen through the game's rankings and is currently one of the Top 100 players in the U.S., and one of the Top 300 players globally.[3]
  • Sol's height and weight nearly mimic his character's, at 5'7 and 120 pounds. As a result of physical therapy, his weight is currently 140lb, which he has decided to maintain.
  • Prior to his professional career as a Smash 4 player, Sol was a training boxer and a clinicalling surgical technologist.

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