Thursday, April 5, 2012
Columbia University and Harrow announce official partnership
-- Harrow Sports to become the preferred equipment supplier of the Columbia University field hockey team -- DENVER, April 5, 2012 – Harrow Sports today announced an official partnership with the Columbia University field hockey team, making them the preferred equipment and apparel supplier for the Ivy League team. “We are please and excited to begin the partnership between Columbia and Harrow,” said head coach, Marybeth Freeman. “Having met with them and talked at length about how they could meet our hockey needs, the choice was easy and we are confident our athletes will benefit because of their quality products.” The partnership will begin in 2012 and will last through the 2014 season. Harrow Sports will now be the preferred supplier of sticks, protective gear, apparel and accessories. “We are looking forward to the addition of the Columbia Lions to the Harrow Field Hockey team,” said Alli Tanner, Harrow Field Hockey Brand Manager. Teaming with Columbia provides Harrow with a great opportunity to showcase our field hockey line while continuing to advance the sport on a national level. About Harrow Sports Harrow Sports, Inc. is a leading marketer, manufacturer, and distributor of sporting goods and uniforms to the institutional and team sports market. Harrow’s lacrosse, field hockey, ice hockey, and squash equipment lines, along with comprehensive apparel, bag, and footwear offerings are sold internationally and throughout America. Harrow is a devoted sponsor of USA Field Hockey and several NCAA programs. About Columbia University Field Hockey Columbia finished the 2011 season with a 9-8 (5-2) record under Head Coach, Marybeth Freeman. Six Lions earned All-Ivy Honors, setting a new school record. The Lions will open their 2012 campaign on September 8th against Bucknell University.