Sooner Athletic Conference
2017 Volleyball
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Volleyball - Mon, Jun. 26, 2017

The Sooner Athletic Conference and Molten USA, Inc. have agreed on a partnership in which Molten will be the official volleyball orovider of the NAIA conference beginning with the 2017 season. The conference has agreed on a three-year contract through the 2019-20 season in which Molten USA will be the official volleyball for all SAC matches and institutions.

Molten will also provide guaranteed pricing and various purchase incentives, in addition to balls, a ball cart and other items for the SAC Championship Tournament each year.

"Molten has established itself as the leader in providing a high-quality volleyball suitable for championship competition, so this agreement will enhance the experience for SAC volleyball players with literally every touch of the ball," SAC Commissioner Stan Wagnon said.

The Molten Corporation manufactures a wide range of athletic balls in several sport categories – including volleyball, soccer, and basketball.    In addition to being the official ball of the NCAA® Volleyball Championships, Molten is also the Official Ball of USA Volleyball, NAIA Men's Volleyball, as well as numerous state associations, collegiate conferences, collegiate programs, and junior volleyball programs.

"Molten is honored to have been selected by the Sooner Athletic Conference," stated Molten USA Director of Sales Jeff Keyes.  "Molten has a deep focus on providing the best technology and quality equipment for the elite student athletes in the collegiate market. This partnership ensures that the coaches and players in the Sooner Athletic Conference will have access to affordable equipment designed for top level competition."