They are still there but you have to remember, most of the hard core players got invited to test either Neverwinter or LoR. Also look at the time of year. The hardcore vacation period is ramping up, so some people might be out of town.
Why do you always fail to get a premade together to 5v5? You always have an excuse. You must have some serious personal issues to go through so much trying to troll those that out class you. F's is like a team of Miranda's and FES is like a typical pre-made space team with 3 sci and 2 tac.