CollClubSports and the National Club Softball Association are thrilled to announce that the city of Columbus, Georgia and the South Commons Softball Complex will remain the host of the NCSA World Series for three more years, check out the full Press Release
The National Club Softball Association is excited to announce that the annual Spring Training Showcase will now be titled “Swing into Spring – Panama City Beach“, as it has been relocated to the Panama City Beach Sports Complex. You can read the entire press release HERE, as well as our Top 10 Reasons why your teams should attend Swing into Spring – Panama City Beach.
CollClubSports has reached a 2-year deal with Rawlings Sporting Goods, for them to be the “Official Apparel Provider of the NCBA and NCSA.”
“During my time holding the Rawlings Sponsor Account Manager position, among the most frequent questions I am asked is ‘can Rawlings decorate their performance apparel?’ I am very proud to announce that the answer is finally a ‘Yes!’ As a part of our two year agreement with Rawlings as the Official Apparel Provider of the NCBA and NCSA, they are now able to decorate their shirts, shorts, cage jackets, and more with the customer’s personal designs. From team swag to items to sell at team fundraisers, and discounts of at least 35% off, Rawlings can provide exactly what you are looking for.” says Justin Rickert, CollClubSports Rawlings Account Manager.
Rawlings is excited to offer fully customized apparel once again as that opportunity was not available the past few years. The items available include tees, hoodies, sweatpants, cage jackets, pullovers, shorts, and more. All apparel comes with the NCBA or NCSA league logo at no additional charge. To get started, check out their catalog!
CLICK HERE to check out the entire Rawlings Catalog!
(For apparel –> scroll down –> download –> see pages 193-201)
The 45% discount period runs through November 30th. From December 1st through June 30th, 2019 the discount is 35%. Contact Justin Rickertat [email protected] or call 412-321-8440 ext. 111 for more information.
CollClubSports has reached a 4-year extension with Rawlings Sporting Goods, for them to continue on as the “Official Uniform Provider of the NCBA and NCSA.”
“I am excited by the news that Rawlings will continue to be the Official Uniform Provider of the NCBA and the NCSA for the next four years. Rawlings offers quality uniforms to our member teams at an incredible price, with discounts of at least 35% off. Rawlings has proven to be an excellent sponsor, as they truly understand the composition of our leagues, and strive to meet the needs of our members. For any team looking to purchase new jerseys, Rawlings is the option that provides them with the perfect mix of quality and affordability,” says Justin Rickert, CollClubSports Rawlings Account Manager.
All uniforms can be custom designed with different fonts, colors, and logos. They also come with NCBA or NCSA league logos at no additional charge. To get started, check out these links!
Rawlings My-Locker Uniform Builder: http://mylocker.rawlings.com/
Rawlings Catalog: https://tinyurl.com/rawlings-2019-spring-catalog
(scroll down -> download -> uniform info is found on pages 182-268)
The 45% discount period runs through November 30th. From December 1st through June 30th, 2019 the discount is 35%. Contact Justin Rickert at [email protected] or call 412-321-8440 ext. 111 for more information.
CollClubSports has reached a 3-year agreement with Marucci Sports, for them to be the “Official Bat Provider of the NCBA and NCSA.”
“Marucci is excited to become an official partner of the NCBA & NCSA,” said Justin Cryer, Marucci Director of College Sales. “At Marucci, we’re committed to growing the games of baseball and softball at every level, and we’ve had tremendous success from the Big Leagues down to T-ball. Partnering with the NCBA/NCSA allows us to supply a new group of competitive athletes & continue growing the game at the college club level.”
All NCBA member teams will receive two brand new bats each year. For the 2018-19 season, teams will receive one-of-each of the Cat8 and the Cat8 Connect models. Teams will be able to choose the size of each bat, as ordering instructions will be sent out in early August.
The NCBA and NCSA will also have the opportunity to purchase additional bats of all varieties including aluminum, wood, and fungo at exclusive discount pricing.
To take advantage of these exclusive offerings, Marucci has set up an exclusive online stores for NCSA member teams. Since the pricing featured within the store is much lower than the average person can find online, the store is code protected. Please see below for more information!
NCSA/Marucci Store: https://lockerroom.maruccisports.com/#/selectStore
Store Code: NCSA2018
Marucci will be an official sponsor of the NCBA DI, DII, and DIII World Series events. With that they will also sponsor the NCBA’s annual Home Run Derby that takes place during the DI World Series. Lastly, they will also be sponsors of the NCBA and NCSA Spring Training Showcase events.
Marucci is a popular brand throughout the baseball and softball industry. Notable NCAA programs to partner with them include Baylor University, Arizona University , and UNLV.
Marucci debuted in the MLB back in 2006 holding just 5% of the market. Fast forward 12 years to today in 2020 & Marucci owns the largest share within the market as over 33% of MLB players swing a Marucci bat! Recently, Marucci has expanded it’s involvement into softball as dozens of NCAA programs exclusively use Marucci for all their equipment needs.
For any questions regarding the NCBA’s relationship with Marucci please contact NCBA/Marucci Sponsor Account Manager, Tom McManus at 421-321-8440 ex. 110 or [email protected]
CollClubSports is excited to announce that they have renewed their contract with Rawlings Sporting Goods, extending their designation as “The Official Protective Equipment Sponsor of CollClubSports” through the 2022 season!
As a long time partner, CollClubSports is thrilled to inform teams that in addition to those in DI, DII teams in the NCBA will now be able to take advantage of complementary equipment each year through their membership (1 set of catchers gear OR 8 batting helmets)! In addition, Rawlings will retain their sponsorship of the DI and DII All Americans along with the naming rights for the NCSA & NCBA Free Agent Teams at the Spring Training Showcase.
“We’re extremely excited to have Rawlings Sporting Goods back on board and service our teams with their equipment needs, as this renewal will continue the decade long relationship we’ve already had together,” said CollClubSports Director of Marketing, Eric Curitore. “Our teams will have the opportunity to take advantage of all their high quality equipment needs at exclusive pricing. With Rawlings having a large variety of products to offer, our club teams should be very excited!”
Adam Henke, Team Sales Representative at Rawlings Sporting Goods, echoes Mr. Curitore’s excitement: “Rawlings is excited to have extended this deal with CollClubSports. The NCBA and NCSA are growing entities within the realm of collegiate sports and we are proud to be a part of that. Having played in the NCBA before, this is even more special to me personally and I’m looking forward to a continued partnership moving forward.”
Participating teams will be sent a survey link by the NCSA for them to choose which option they would like this summer.
Questions? Looking to purchase any additional Rawlings gear? Please contact Justin Rickert, Rawlings Sponsor Account Manager for exclusive NCSA pricing! He can be reached by phone at 412-321-8440 x 111 or by email at [email protected].
It is with great excitement that the National Club Softball Association announces that their contract with Rawlings Sporting Goods has been renewed through the 2021 season! Rawlings softballs will continue to be the “Official Softball of the NCSA”, the exclusive provider for all NCSA teams, and the ONLY softball allowed for league play. As always, all NCSA teams will be provided with two dozen free balls courtesy of the league every year and are able to purchase additional balls at a flat low price. The league also has an exclusive 35% discount on apparel pricing only available to teams within the NCSA. In fact, starting July 1st through November 30th, all NCSA teams can take advantage of the increased discount window of 45% off on all Rawlings uniforms and apparel.
“I am excited to be extending our relationship with Rawlings as the official softball provider of the NCSA,” said Savannah Ahrens, Vice President of Operations for the National Club Softball Association. “Rawlings and the NCSA have had a great relationship for the past several years with uniforms and I know our teams will be thrilled to learn that our partnership will be continuing for several years to come!”
For teams looking to purchase additional softballs and any Rawlings gear, please contact Justin Rickert, Rawlings Sponsor Account Manager. He can be reached by phone at 412-321-8440 extension 111 or by email at [email protected].
We are pleased to announce the selection of Avis® as the Exclusive supplier for business related car rentals. Effective March 1 2017, travelers are strongly encouraged to select Avis for your car rental needs. CollClubSports, has negotiated low rates (which include LDW coverage) and outstanding personalized services for you with Avis. Please select Avis for your car rental needs whenever possible.
If you are not already an Avis Preferred member, follow these 3 simple steps to get started.
Avis Preferred: Skip the lines and take the preferred route to more benefits and rewards with an Avis Preferred membership. Earn Avis Preferred Points for every journey by opting in. Enroll now.
Opt-in to Avis Preferred Points, and rent within 3 months to receive 250 Bonus Points. Already an Avis Preferred member? Click here to update your profile and opt-in to start earning.
For more information contact CollClubSports Travel Sponsor Account Manager –
412-321-8440 X 110
Avis will match your car rental status. Enroll in Avis Preferred and email Joyce Sowers with proof of your past rental status.
Already an Avis Preferred member? Status matching is automatic through your profile with Corporate Traveler.
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Pittsburgh, PA – The leagues of CollClubSports are excited to announce its newest partnership with Motel 6. This month, Motel 6 became “The Official Lodging Partner” of the leagues of CollClubSports, including the NCBA, NCSA, NCFA, and the NCBBA.
With locations all over the country, partnering up with Motel 6 was an easy decision for CollClubSports. “We’re extremely happy to have Motel 6 on board for the upcoming season and I really think our teams are going to get a lot out of this partnership,” said CollClubSports Marketing Manager, Eric Curitore. “Unlike any of our previous hotel partners, you can find a Motel 6 property in almost any town across the country. It won’t be hard for teams to find a great place to stay at a moment’s notice. Motel 6 offers our teams fantastic amenities and opportunities for their lodging – all at exclusive discounted rates. We’re excited with what this new partnership will do for our member teams!”
Even booking is a breeze for all teams. By simply accessing the exclusive portal (https://www.motel6.com/en/cp/coll-club-sports.html), all teams can take advantage of unbeatable prices and customer service. In addition, players and teams can sign up for Motel 6’s program, “My6”, and be able to expedite all of their booking needs!
“Motel 6 is proud to be the exclusive lodging partner of CollClubSports,” says Kirsten Jenkins, Special Markets Manager at G6 Hospitality. “We’re ‘Leaving the Light On’ for teams, officials, boosters, families and friends at over 1200 locations nationwide. The Motel 6 team is ready to offer a winning combination of great rooms at special rates. We look forward to welcoming all members of the association when traveling during official sports season, on the road to visit friends or family or anywhere your travels take you.”
For more information about Motel 6 and The Official Lodging Partner of CollClubSports, visit any of our league websites or contact Sponsor Account Manager, Tom McManus at (412) 321- 8440 ext. 110 or via e-mail at [email protected]!
CollClubSports is excited to announce their new contract with The Game headwear. This partnership now makes The Game the official headwear provider for CollClubSports. The Game is owned by MV Sports, a company that has been providing top quality customizable products since 1948.
Felicia Battaglia, The Game Sponsor Account Manager at CollClubSports says this about the new partnership: “I am excited and looking forward to working with The Game for the 2016/2017 Season. The Game offers greats products at great prices to our teams. They’re licensed for the majority of our school’s already, making the ordering process faster and more efficient for all parties. The Game also offers a wide variety of hats and design options to choose from and feature the fastest turnaround times our NCBA teams have ever seen. I think this will be a great partnership!”
The Game will offer ALL hats to CollClubSports teams for $19 flat. That covers all styles and any designs they want. The only way to increase team cost is by adding a logo to the side or back of the hat ($1.00). Teams can also take advantage of the early order discount by getting $2 off each cap they order when ordering before November 16th. In addition, The Game has a very quick turnaround time for orders: 10 days from artwork/licensing approval on all stock caps & 4-6 weeks from artwork/licensing approval for all custom orders (teams must order at least 12 caps in any stock order and 18 caps in any custom order). The Game also has headwear for all sports including beanies and visors should teams be interested. All headwear will include the respective league logo on the back free of charge, compliments of CollClubSports, the NCBA, NCSA, NCBBA & NCFA.
Teams can also go to The Game’s website and build their own cap: http://www.thegameheadwear.com/. After using the site’s cap builder, teams should save their designs and place an order with CollClubSports. Be sure to order your The Game headwear through Felicia Battaglia to receive the partnership pricing! She can be reached at [email protected] and at 412-321-8440 ext.107.
“The Game is excited to partner with CollClubSports. The Game is known as a leader in college baseball headwear” says Chad Kennedy, National Sales Manager. “The Game and CollClubSports will continue to grow with this new partnership and increased visibility for both our brands.”
Sandy Sanderson, CEO of CollClubSports agrees with Mr. Kennedy: “CollClubSports is excited to partner with The Game as our new headwear provider. As a license holder of so many of our member’s trademarked logos, partnering with The Game has ensured that our teams will continue to compete in a first class product while being able to secure their game day headwear much faster and at a largely reduced cost. CollClubSports takes great pride in the long standing tradition of partnering with the most reputable equipment and apparel manufacturers on the market, and The Game has proven themselves as the type of company that embraces these same goals and priorities.”