Full name: Joseph Ugarte
Birthday: 9th February 2001
Ex-Club: Kyoto esports
VGC player career
Worlds qualifications: x1 (2022)
Best Result: Portland Regional Champion 2019
Joseph “JoeUX9” Ugarte is a Northamerican VGC player. A well-known in the current US scene who started playing in 2017. He is from New York but nowadays plays most of the time in Chicago due to university.
2019 was has been his best year and Ultra Series his best format so far. 4 notable places in several Regionals including his Portland Championship has allowed him to obtained an invite to 2020 Pokémon World Championships and reach the first place on ladder.
In 2022, he would secure a spot in Day 2 after finishing in the Top 4 of both, EUIC and NAIC. In his first Worlds, Joseph joined the London WCS Top Cut and obtained a 22nd place losing against Flavio del Pidio in the first round of the bracket.
He is a pioneer of the Yveldon core (mostly post 2019 worlds) and played for Kyoto esports until January 2020.
|Pokémon WCS 2022||Master||TOP 32|
|North America International VGC 2019||Master||TOP 32|
|Europe International VGC 2022||Master||TOP 4|
|North America International VGC 2022||Master||TOP 4|
Nationals, Regional Championships & Special Events
|Richmond Regional 2019||Master||TOP 8|
|Knoxville Regional 2019||Master||TOP 4|
|Daytona Regional 2019||Master||Runner-up|
|Portland Regional 2019||Master||Champion|
|Salt Lake City Regional 2022||Master||TOP 4|
|Indianapolis Regional 2022||Master||TOP 16|
|Secaucus Regional 2022||Master||TOP 32|
|Vancouver Regional 2022||Master||TOP 32|