Div. I NCAA Program to Wear INARIA Beginning with 2015 Season
TORONTO, April 7, 2015 /CNW/ -- INARIA, a designer and manufacturer of soccer equipment and a full-line of team sports apparel, and Colgate University announced today an exclusive apparel partnership. Starting with the 2015 season, INARIA will be the exclusive provider of uniforms, apparel and warm-up suits for the school's NCAA Division I men's soccer program.
"We're excited to partner with INARIA because it's an exciting and growing company that delivers premium quality apparel and top-notch services off the field," said Erik Ronning, Head Coach, Colgate men's soccer. "Having met with the INARIA team, I know they bring passion, dedication and innovation, and I believe they can help our club succeed."
Colgate plays in the competitive Patriot League, has earned five league championships and was selected for the NCAA tournament in 2007, 2008 and 2011.
"We're honored to provide INARIA uniforms and apparel to such a prestigious Division I program," said Ted Priestly, Marketing Director, INARIA. "We're proud to have earned the trust of these elite players and coaches, and we look forward to developing apparel that delivers the comfort and performance they need to focus on their game."
Heading into the 2015 season, Colgate is returning many of its top performing players and all of its goalkeepers. INARIA has extensive uniform partnerships with professional teams, youth associations and elite amateur programs, including Schwan's USA Cup. This exclusive partnership with Colgate continues the company's expansion into Division I soccer, which also includes an exclusive agreement with Cornell University men's soccer.
INARIA designs and manufactures a full-line of team sports and active apparel, including pro-style jerseys, practice jerseys, socks, warm-up suits and training apparel. The company offers full finishing, embellishment and unique customization services at its Canadian headquarters. By providing superior quality, value and quick turnaround time, the company's goal is to continue to develop strong relationships with its customers and loyal sports enthusiasts. Performance Sports Group Ltd., the parent company of INARIA, is a publically-traded company on the New York Stock Exchange and the Toronto Stock Exchange whose affiliates market products under the BAUER, MISSION, MAVERIK, CASCADE, INARIA, COMBAT and EASTON brand names. Performance Sports Group is a member of the S&P/Toronto Stock Exchange Composite Index. For more information about INARIA, visit the company's website at www.inariausa.com.
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Performance Sports Group