PENN STATE MEN’S LACROSSE PARTNERS WITH CASCADE & MAVERIK LACROSSE: LIVERPOOL, NY – February 17, 2015 – Cascade and Maverik Lacrosse are proud to announce that they are now the official equipment supplier for the Penn State University men’s lacrosse program. Penn State will continue to wear Cascade helmets and while now exclusively use Maverik heads, shafts and protective equipment.
“We are thrilled with the opportunity to work with Penn State,” said Drew Adams, Cascade and Maverik Marketing Manager. “Their program has incredibly high expectations and we look forward to supporting them as they continue to set a standard in college lacrosse.”
The partnership will give Penn State players access to Maverik’s constantly advancing product line, including the new Tank and Optik heads. Players will also receive custom protective equipment, including the M3 and Rome NXT gloves. The Cascade R helmet will continue to be the trusted helmet of choice.
”Our program is extremely excited about our partnership with Maverik and Cascade,” said Penn State Head Coach Jeff Tambroni. “We have been a long-time partner with Cascade and have become very comfortable with the quality of their products. We are equally impressed with the quality of the Maverik product and have enjoyed working with such a first-class group.”
The 2015 season is the 101st in program history, and the fifth under Tambroni. The Nittany Lions are competing in the Big 10 Conference for its inaugural season of lacrosse and are 35-24 under Tambroni, including a 2013 NCAA Tournament berth.
About Cascade Lacrosse
Based in Liverpool, N.Y., Cascade has celebrated a rich history of delivering revolutionary technology, unrivaled player experiences and innovations to the lacrosse community. Founded in 1986, the company has pioneered advancements in head protection beginning with its very first sports helmet for lacrosse. Today, Cascade continues this tradition by routinely adding to its long list of game-changing transformations in safety, comfort and performance. Proud partnerships include 16 NCAA D-I Championship teams since 1995, Major League Lacrosse, Team USA, Team Canada, Iroquois Nationals and Team Australia. Performance Sports Group Ltd., the parent company of Cascade, is a publicly-traded company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: PSG) and the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: PSG) whose affiliates market products under the BAUER, MISSION, MAVERIK, CASCADE, INARIA, COMBAT and EASTON brand names. For more information, visit www.CascadeLacrosse.com.
About Maverik Lacrosse
Founded in 2005, Maverik Lacrosse is a lacrosse equipment manufacturer whose products are designed and developed for player performance. Headquartered in New York, N.Y., Team Maverik creates, tests and develops innovative products that exceed the professional demands of its founders. Performance Sports Group Ltd., the parent company of Maverik Lacrosse, is a publicly-traded company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: PSG) and the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: PSG) whose affiliates market products under the BAUER, MISSION, MAVERIK, CASCADE, INARIA, COMBAT and EASTON brand names. For more information, visit Learn more at www.MaverikLacrosse.com.