Professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player who is widely known by the gamertag DaZeD. He rose to prominence during his tenures with the teams iBUYPOWER and Quantic Gaming.
He began his gaming career as a player of Counter-Strike: Source. His first Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team was Area 51 Gaming.
In January 2014, he earned 1st place at the ESEA Global Finals Season 15 as a member of Team iBUYPOWER. He subsequently earned a 2nd place finish at the October 2014 FACEIT League - Season 2 tournament.
He was born and raised in the United States.
He and fellow iBUYPOWER teammate Braxton Pierce were banned from Valve-sponsored events after their involvement was found in a match-fixing scandal in 2015.