|NAME:||William Li Xiăolóng|
|COUNTRY OF BIRTH:||United States|
|BIRTHDAY:||November 25, 1989|
|SOLOQ IDs:||priscent, cesuna|
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William "scarra" Li is the former Coach for Counter Logic Gaming.
Scarra hails from Houston, Texas in the USA.
League of Legends Career
Scarra began playing League of Legends unprofessionally prior to Season One.
Scarra showed great skill and promise very early on, being able to secure rank 3 in the solo queue ladder by playing 23
Katarina games, where he was able to achieve a record of 22 wins and only 1 loss.
In early November 2010, scarra helped form Rock Solid along with Naryt, Rambo, Voyboy, Araragi, samtheham, and Th3RaT. With that lineup, scarra was able to place third at the Newegg Winter Wanfest 2010. 
After some shuffling in the roster of Rock Solid, scarra discovered L0cust and invited him to join the team, knowing L0CUST as an old mage player from scarra's World of Warcraft server. With the revamped Rock Solid lineup, scarra was able to show great skill and potential with his team, placing well in several ESL Go4LoL weekly cups as well incorporating unconventional picks such as Katarina.
On July 18, 2011, scarra, along with Rock Solid, was able to qualify for IEM Season VI - Global Challenge New York, beating out Team God Mode in Round 2 and, in a surprising upset, taking out Counter Logic Gaming in the finals of the IEM New York qualifying tournament.
On September 22, 2011, scarra and Rock Solid were picked up by Team Dignitas. Team Dignitas was looking for a new League of Legends team to sponsor after disbanding of its European-based team. Now having financial sponsorship, scarra was able to attend IEM Season VI - Global Challenge New York, where his team took fifth/sixth place, taking one game off of Team SoloMid.
After being picked up and sponsored by his new team, scarra and Team Dignitas were able to quickly establish themselves as one of the premier North American League of Legends teams, taking out Epik Gamer 2-1 in the IGN Proleague Season 3 - Atlantic City on October 9, 2011, as well as beating out Curse Gaming and Counter Logic Gaming Prime in 2-0 games during the quarterfinals and semifinals. scarra was once again able to take first place in the Rampage King of The Hill Series, edging out Team SoloMid 2-1, but fell to TSM soon afterwards in MLG Providence, taking home third place.
Returning back to America shortly afterwards, scarra and Team Dignitas were among the eight premier North American teams invited to the LoLPro.com Curse Invitational, where they were able to give one of their strongest showings yet. The team took out RFLX Gaming 2-0 in the first round, eliminated Epik Gamer 2-0 in the semifinals, and ultimately defeated Counter Logic Gaming Prime 2-1 in the grand finals, securing a trip to the Curse Gaming headquarters in the process. Dignitas ultimately took the grand prize of $20,000 after defeating Curse 2-0.
Once again looking to achieve success on an international level, scarra attended IEM Season VI - World Championship in Hanover. His team made an amazing run during group play, taking first place in the group with four wins and only a single loss, defeating Counter Logic Gaming Prime, Team ALTERNATE, Millenium and against All authority, and only dropping a game to FnaticRC. scarra's success carried over to the semifinals, where he was able to take out aAa once again 2-0 before falling in the grand finals 2-0 to Moscow 5.
Coming home to the United States, scarra attended IGN Proleague Season 4 - Las Vegas on April 6, 2012, where he was found as one of the heavy favorites going in. The tournament started out very well for scarra and Team Dignitas, as they were able to beat up-and-coming team Monomaniac 2-1 in the first round, and defeating another strong favorite for the tournament, Counter Logic Gaming Prime, 2-1 in the second round. Unfortunately, Team Dignitas fell short 2-1 against Team SoloMid in the fourth round, and were ultimately eliminated by Counter Logic Gaming Prime 2-0 in the loser's bracket.
On June 6, 2012, scarra attended the MLG Pro Circuit - Spring Championship with a newly reformed Dignitas, having their top laner Voyboy be replaced by former Curse player Crumbzz. Despite having a new roster, scarra and Team Dignitas were able to play exceptionally well, going undefeated until the winner bracket finals, beating the likes of Team Green Forest, Team Dynamic, and Counter Logic Gaming Prime. Dignitas' run was finally stopped after they were knocked out of the winner bracket finals by Team SoloMid, bringing them down to play against Counter Logic Gaming Prime once again where they fell 2-0, taking home 3rd place.
Following the MLG tournament scarra and the rest of Dignitas moved to Korea to compete in Azubu The Champions Summer 2012. Dignitas did not make it out of the Group Stage. Scarra moved back to the United States shortly after this.
Scarra and the rest of Team Dignitas competed in back to back Major LAN events near the end of the August with MLG Summer Championship and Season Two/Regional Finals - Seattle where he and Dignitas took home second at both tournaments.
Due to their top three finish at the Season 2 North American Regionals, Dignitas qualified to compete in Riot's new professional league, Season 3 League Championship Series, facing off in a 10 week competition against eight of the continent's best teams and players. Dignitas started off the season in an extremely strong fashion going an undefeated 11-0 in the first half of the it, with scarra being a pivotal playmaker. Throughout the rest of the weeks, the team entered a slump and eventually dropped to third place entering the playoffs. The Season 3 LCS Spring Playoffs took place in April, with scarra and company going against dark horse Good Game University in a best of three in the first round. GGU upset the heavily favored Dignitas by winning 2-1. This meant scarra's team was sent to relegation matches to win back their LCS spot at the Season 3 LCS Summer Promotion. In strong performances reminiscent of their early season successes, Team Dignitas was able to conquer Team Summon 3-1 and ensure their spot in the summer season.
The team also competed in the 2013 MLG Winter Championship, participating in the international exhibition. Dignitas went against top European contender Gambit Gaming, but was unable to take a game off the Russian players, losing 2-0.
NA LCS All Stars
In April 2013, scarra was publicly voted as the NA LCS mid-lane All-Star with over 50% of the vote, allowing him to play for the North America LCS team and compete in All-Star Shanghai 2013 against other regions' All-Star teams. Coming into the event, North America was viewed as one of the weakest teams attending. Their first match was against the China LPL All Stars, and despite solid performances, the NA LCS was unable to take a game, losing 2-0. They went on to face their sibling LCS team, the Europe LCS All-Stars, and in an intense and exciting two games, scarra with his teammates won 2-0. Winning against Europe placed them versus heavy favorite Korean OGN Champions, where they were handily eliminated 2-0. Scarra took home to the states his experience learned in the hectic international event.
Retiring from the Pro Scene
March 25 2014, Scarra chose to retire from the pro scene and became a sub for Team Dignitas as well as obtaining the coach role. He said about it: "I don't want this announcement to cause undue pain on the other members of the team. They are all great players, goldenglue included, and had to make a tough choice. Please keep supporting the team as I still will be from behind the scenes."
- Known for the quote, "His team are here tomorrow, big?"
- The original phrase is "Your team are have tomorrow, big?" but the community has adopted the "here" version.
- A former chess player.
- Known for his
Katarina in Solo Queue.
- Amassed a massive losing streak of 19 in Solo Queue, starting the losing streak with
Gnar and ending it with
- Economics major at Texas A&M. 
- His commentaries on stream are popularly considered informative and helpful.
- Part of the "emo" subculture in middle school, William would use screen names such as "Scarred4Lyfe" for games. Growing past the stage, William changed his gamer handle to "Scarred", but decided the connotations were still too negative. He substituted the suffix -ed with -a, resulting in "Scarra", which he has been known as since.
- The "Pris" from his alternate ID "Priscent" is a reference to the popular MMORPG "Priston Tale". William was inspired to add the "cent" to his alternate ID after pulling a coin out of his pocket.
- Scarra admits to playing worse when he doesn't empty his pockets during a state of nervousness.
- Dislikes Top Lane a lot for its unpredictability and snowball potential.
- The playlist that he streams with consists of classic and contemporary video game soundtracks.
- His current playlist consists of TV and movie soundtracks and video game music.
- Scarra is infamous for his Meta-Breaking AP
Soraka Mid (using whom he was once able to achieve a Quadra-kill).
- His favorite champion is
- The League of Legends community coined the term "Scarra ward" after Scarra failed to ward over walls multiple times on stream.w
- Dislikes Pro Wrestling (WWE).
- Innovated the Nashor's Tooth item on
- Famous for his photoshopped profile pictures.
- Learned piano at a young age, and played drums afterwards.
- Former record holder for the most kills in any LCS match(19) as AP
- Appears in Riot Games - Road to the Cup Season 3 video as
|2013-09-01||LCS North America Season 3 Summer Playoffs|| Team Dignitas|
0 : 2
|2013-05-26||All-Star Shanghai 2013|| |
0 : 2
|2013-03-15||2013 MLG Winter Championship International Exhibition|| |
0 : 2
|2012-11-25||SoloMid Series - Week 5|| |
1 : 2
|2012-10-28||SoloMid Series - Week 2|| |
FF : W
|2012-09-02||Season Two North American Regional Finals|| |
0 : 2
|2012-08-07||IPL Elites NA|| |
3 : 1
|2012-07-29||Solomid NA Invitational 5|| |
2 : 1
mTw North America
|2012-06-10||MLG Pro Circuit - Spring Championship|| |
0 : 2
Counter Logic Gaming
|2012-04-08||IGN Proleague Season 4 - Las Vegas|| |
0 : 2
Counter Logic Gaming
|2012-03-10||IEM Season VI - World Championship|| |
0 : 2
|2012-02-25||LoLPro.com Curse Prize Final|| |
2 : 0
|2012-02-18||LoLPro.com Curse Invitational|| |
2 : 1
Counter Logic Gaming
|2012-01-22||IEM Season VI - Global Challenge Kiev|| |
2 : 1
|2011-11-20||2011 MLG Providence|| |
0 : 2
|2011-10-09||IGN Proleague Season 3 - Atlantic City|| |
2 : 1
|2011-04-17||Solomid 1v1 Open First Blood Tournament|| |
1 : 2
- September 27th - Patch Rundown: Worlds 2016 - Top Lane by LoL Esports
- September 27th - Patch Rundown: Worlds 2016 - Jungle by LoL Esports
- September 27th - Patch Rundown: Worlds 2016 - Mid Lane by LoL Esports
- September 27th - Patch Rundown: Worlds 2016 - Bot Lane by LoL Esports
- October 27th - Who will win this year's World Championship? by theScore Esports
- March 27th - VIDEO: Scarra talks being LoL-famous, starting a content creator house & what it takes to be a big streamer with Blitz Esports
- April 29th - Scarra talks PAX East, casting collegiate, and what he may (or may not) do in the future with YAHOO! Esports
- October 16th - Scarra previews the 2016 World Championship Semifinals with theScore Esports
- February 14th - Scarra on his triumphant return to LCS, handshake blunders, and TSM vs CLG with with onGamers
- February 22nd - 2015 NA LCS: Scarra "I think it's the pink-age now..." (video) with SK Gaming
- January 18th - Scarra discusses Dignitas's struggles and victories (video) with onGamers
- September 1st - Scarra interprets the LMQ/Curse match and lets us in on Dignitas plans (video) onGamers
- November 7th, Travis meets with new CLG members, Scarra and ZionSpartan (video) with onGamers
- February 8th - Scarra talks about their first LCS Match against Curse (video) with Team Dignitas
- February 14th - Scarra chats about playing MRN and a gaming house by Season 4 (video) with GameSpot
- February 15th - Interview with Scarra after playing MRN and TSM in LCS! (video) with Team Dignitas
- February 16th - LCS Post-Game: Scarra after GGU match [Week 2] (video) with MachinimaVS
- February 16th - MOBAFire TV: Interviews Dignitas Scarra at LCS (video) with MOBAFire
- February 28th - Scarra on LCS Week 4 Win vs coL with Leaguepedia
- March 1st - Know your Role Episode 3 - Mid Lane with Scarra (video) with GameSpot
- March 2nd - League of Legends LCS WK4 - scarra - Dignitas vs. MRN (video) with MachinimaVS
- March 5th - Scarra explains Diana Nashor's Tooth build, recaps LCS so far, talks about the teams in LCS and much more! with Team Dignitas
- March 10th - ODEE talks to Scarra, KiWiKiD and Patoy in the new gaming house (video) with Team Dignitas
- March 15th - Scarra And His Team Re-sign New Deal With Dignitas (video) with GameSpot
- March 15th - Pre-MLG interview with dignitas/Scarra & dignitas/Patoy over lunch (video) with Team Dignitas
- March 16th - KatanaMordecai interviews Scarra at MLG Dallas after playing compLexity on Day 1 (video) with Team Dignitas
- March 21st - League of Legends LCS WK6 - scarra & Patoy - Dignitas vs. MRN (video) with MachinimaVS
- March 28th - scarra 'Grilled' (video) with Team Acer
- April 11th - LCS chat with Scarra and Jatt (video) with Riot Games
- April 11th - Scarra Discusses Patch 3.5 Balance Update with Team Dignitas
- May 13th - Crumbzz and Scarra talk fighting to survive in the LCS (video) with GameSpot
- May 28th - LCS All-Stars, A Jade Reflection (blog) by Scarra
- June 13th - Scarra talks about Dignita's match against TSM at the LCS (video) with GameSpot
- June 22nd - Studio Sessions: Scarra (video) with MachinimaVS
- June 28th - Scarra talks about his Yi-Set's at the MLG Anaheim NA LCS WK 3 (video) with GameSpot
- June 30th - dignitas/Scarra talks about MLG Day 1 with dignitas/Stress (video) with Team Dignitas
- July 3rd - Interview with dignitas Scarra: "I always have a spot in my heart for Katarina." with Team Dignitas
- July 26th - LCS Week 7 Day 2 Dig Scarra "We just look at the OGN/LPL ... find what works for your team" (video) with Leaguepedia
- August 2nd - Scarra Discusses Dignitas Performance and New Patch Changes with GameSpot
- August 28th - Interview with Scarra before LCS NA Playoffs: the rivals, the mindset, the game. with Team Dignitas
- August 30th - Scarra talks about Dignita's big match against Curse at PAX (video) with GameSpot
- October 4th - LolKing's S3 Worlds Coverage - Interview with Scarra (William Li) (video) with LolKing
- October 22nd - scarra 'Grilled' (2nd app) (Episode #81)(video) with Team Acer
- December 16th - Battle of the Atlantic: Interview with Dignitas Scarra (video) with SK Gaming
- January 16th - scarra talks about his new M18x and IEM Kiev with Team Dignitas
- January 19th - dignitas`scarra meets Carmac, not famous Uszat (video) with Intel Extreme Masters
- January 20th - Dignitas scarra post-aAa win (video) with SK Gaming
- January 23rd - IEM Киев 2012: Интервью с капитаном Team Dignitas по LoL (scarra) (video) with GamesWorld.ru
- February 2012 - Interview with scarra from Dignitas with Absolute Legends
- February 22nd - Interview with scarra about the Curse Invitational with Team Dignitas
- February 25th - Dignitas scarra Interview - League of Legends (video) with AskJoshy
- February 28th - LOLPRO - Curse Gaming & Team Dignitas interview with Pico (video) with CurseNetwork
- March 1st - Inside Three Pro's Minds: Ocelote, Reginald & scarra (video) with Intel Extreme Masters
- March 8th - Interview with dignitas/scarra @ IEM World Championship Pre Semi Final (video) with Team Dignitas
- March 14th - scarra interview at IEM CeBIT 2012 (video) with Absolute Legends
- March 21th - Interview with dignitas\scarra with Team Dignitas
- April 15 - xVixen Gets Personal: W/ Dignitas scarra (video) with xVixen
- May 22nd - scarra talks about the team's roster changes and their trip to Korea with Team Dignitas
- June 9th - Dignitas scarra - MLG Anaheim Day One (video) with State of the League
- July 11th - [아주부] 디그니타스 윌리엄 리 "8강 진출 자신있다" (Korean) (English Translation) with Daily e-Sports
- August 21st - Interview with dignitas.scarra with Alienware
- August 24th - Panini Lunch with scarra (video) with State of the League
- August 25th - scarra and Crumbzz share talk about their win over Dynamic (video) with Gamespot
- September 10th - Interview with scarra about Korea, NA Regionals and upcoming World Championship with Team Dignitas
- October 7th - scarra discusses the NA Scene and that Dignita's came prepared (video) with GameSpot
- October 9th - scarra at LoL Season 2 Finals (video) with ESFI World
- November 5th - Scarra talks about the difficulties of the NA Scene (video) with Gamespot
- November 10th - Pro Pass at Lone Star Clash 2: Team Dignitas' Scarra (video) with ESFI World
- November 30th - IPL5 Jatt Scarra Interview (video) with IGN ProLeague
- November 30th - IPL 5 - Panky interviews Scara (video) with Reign of Gaming
- December 2nd - IPL5 - Red Baron Jatt Scarra Interview (video) with IGN ProLeague
- December 2nd - Scarra chats about IPL 5, the format, storylines, and analysis (video) with Gamespot
- December 17th - An Interview with Scarra: Season 3 with Team Dignitas
- October 12th - scarra- AMA whie i'm stuck at O'Hare airport for the night. with Reddit
- November 7th - Uszat + HotshotGG vs. scarra + VoyBoy (video) with Intel Extreme Masters
- November 21st - scarra Interview by ggChronicle - MLG Providence Post-Tournament (video) with ggChronicle
- December 10th - Dignitas.scarra at WCG Grand Finals 2011 (video) with CyberSportsNetwork
- December 11th - Interview with scarra (video) with State of the League
- December 21st - Dignitas.scarra @ WCG 2011 Grand Final (video) with Cult of Razer
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- Newegg Winter Wanfest 2010 - Rock Solid Team Roster wanfest.newegg.com
- Team Dignitas welcome new League of Legends team team-dignitas.net
- 2011 MLG Providence Losers' Finals VOD - Team SoloMid vs Team Dignitas tv.majorleaguegaming.com
- IEM Season VI - Kiev: Team Dignitas Playoff Results esl-world.net
- IEM Season VI - Hanover: Team Dignitas Groupstage Results esl-world.net
- IEM Season VI - Hanover: Team Dignitas Playoff Results esl-world.net
- 2012 MLG Anaheim League of Legends Brackets s3.majorleaguegaming.com
- Azubu The Champions Summer 2012 Program Info ognlol.com
- 2012 MLG Raleigh League of Legends Brackets majorleaguegaming.com
- Official Season 2 NA Regionals Brackets tournaments.leagueoflegends.com
- Officially disqualified from MLG Summer Championship
- LCS All Stars: A Jade Reflection
- http://www.team-dignitas.net/articles/news/League-of-Legends/4930/goldenglue-signs-for-Team-Dignitas-LCS Goldenglue signs for Team Dignitas
- dignitas`scarra meets Carmac, not famous Uszat youtube.com
- IvyLoL Summoner Profile: scarra ivylol.com
- Stream twitch.tv
- How a pro player gets his name youtube.com
- League of Legends - Pro Player Pick: Scarra Picks Katarina youtube.com
- Scarra #1 Warder NA
- Road to the Cupyoutube.com