Haverhill, MA (July 9th 2018) – The Northern Essex Community College Athletic Department, along with the Recreation and Fitness and Wellness Departments announced they have entered into a multi-year agreement with Under Armour. The contract runs through 2022-2023 academic year and will be administered by The Graphic Edge, with a regional office located in Vermont.
"This is an exciting time to be a part of NECC Athletics and this partnership with Under Armour and (The) Graphic Edge is further evidence of that," said Athletic Director Dan Blair. "Moving forward our athletes will be outfitted in the highest quality uniforms and apparel."
The Graphic Edge is the largest distributor of Under Armour in the United States. The deal will provide Knights student-athletes with access to game uniforms, footwear, warm-ups and other athletic gear and accessories. The agreement also includes incentive programs for championship teams and academic performance, while providing departments across the campus the opportunity to join in on the promotional offerings.
"We are proud and honored to be partnering with such a successful and growing athletic program. We look forward to a bright future with Northern Essex Community College," said Jiva Fein of the Graphic Edge.
Northern Essex Community College competes as a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) and sponsors nine varsity intercollegiate sports including baseball, men's basketball, golf, softball, women's volleyball, men's and women's cross country and men's and women's track and field. For more information on Northern Essex Community College Athletics please visit the official website of Northern Essex Athletics (http://athletics.necc.mass.edu).