DREAM TEAM: TVCC, Under Armour join forces

DREAM TEAM: TVCC,  Under Armour join forces

Trinity Valley Community College is excited to announce a new, multi-year partnership with Under Armour, naming the global performance brand as the official outfitter of Cardinal and Lady Cardinal teams.  

As part of the partnership, Under Armour will exclusively design and supply the footwear, apparel and accessories for training and game day uniforms for all five of the TVCC men's and women's athletic teams.

"We are very excited to partner with one of the most innovative and respected companies in the world," said TVCC athletic director/head football coach Brad Smiley.  "This new deal gives us a greater opportunity to enhance our overall student-athlete experience and puts us on a stage with some of the top collegiate athletics programs in the country."

The new official outfitter agreement includes marketing entitlement that will complement Under Armour's brand marketing campaigns through print and venue presence at the college.
 "The Under Armour family is very excited about this partnership with TVCC," said Greg Romine, the southwest team sports territory manager for Under Armour. "It was a great Under Armour Day on campus (Tuesday), seeing all the excitement and commitment in the athletes, coaches, clubs, administration, cheer, band, campus maintenance team and many others from the Cardinal community."
TVCC boasts 20 national championships – 10 cheerleading, 8 women's basketball and 2 football.

The Cardinal football team has won four straight Southwest Junior College football conference championships and three regional and three bowl titles in the last four years. The Lady Cardinal basketball team has competed in 10 straight national tournaments, playing in six title games the last seven  years. Cardinal cheerleaders are the defending national and grand champions.

 "We are very excited to have been selected to be Under Armour's flagship junior college program," Smiley said.
TVCC  joins the growing Under Armour roster of NCAA partners that includes the Wisconsin, Notre Dame, Naval Academy, Maryland, UCLA, Texas Tech, Northwestern, Cincinnati, California, Boston College, Utah, South Carolina and Auburn.

About Under Armour

Under Armour (NYSE: UA), the originator of performance footwear, apparel and equipment, revolutionized how athletes across the world dress. Designed to make all athletes better, the brand's innovative products are sold worldwide to athletes at all levels. The Under Armour Connected Fitness™ platform powers the world's largest digital health and fitness community through a suite of applications: UA Record, MapMyFitness, Endomondo and MyFitnessPal. The Under Armour global headquarters is in Baltimore, Maryland. For further information, please visit the Company's website at www.uabiz.com.