Triton made his competitive debut at 2050 Chattanooga teaming with Lifestyle, Psylince, and ShowTime under team name Just The Tip, placing top 12 after falling short to Enigma6.
The next event was UGC St. Louis 2017 where he teamed with Scionizzle, SoulSnipe, and Daffs under Velvet Gaming. After a perfect open bracket, they placed top 12, losing to Team EnVyUs and Evil Geniuses. The third event Triton attended was ME Las Vegas 2017 alongside previous teammates Lifestyle, Psylince and Daffs under Imperium. They placed top 16 losing to OpTic Gaming and Team Allegiance.
Triton's next event would be by far his most successful event to date. Triton found himself playing under Lethal Gaming at UMG Daytona 2017 with Vtec, Blaze, and Eli Elite. They narrowly missed out on an upset over Splyce, losing in game 5, before falling to DoZe Esports and taking a top 16 finish.