Kap7 named official water polo ball provider of the FHSAA
Kap7 International has been confirmed as the Official Water Polo Ball of the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) beginning with the upcoming 2012 season. Kap7 will be the exclusive water polo ball provider for all levels of the state series, which includes all district tournaments and all FHSAA Finals competition, including the first round play-in contests. District tournament play will be held from Monday, April 16 through Saturday, April 21 at various sites. FHSAA Finals first round play-in contests commence on Tuesday, April 24 with the FHSAA Finals scheduled to take place from Friday, April 27 through Saturday, April 28.
“The Florida High School Athletic Association is very pleased to announce our new partnership and relationship with KAP7 International, in providing the official water polo ball for the FHSAA. After months of research and discussion with the representatives of KAP7 International, we know that this is the best equipment, at the most reasonable cost, for our member schools. We are happy to have the KAP7 International Water Polo Ball as part of our family of high quality equipment for our member schools,” said Roger Dearing, Executive Director of the FHSAA.
Kap7 offers five sizes of balls and the Kap7 model numbers 104 and 105 will be adopted as the official balls for the FHSAA Water Polo state series.
“Kap7 International is proud to be the official sponsor for FHSAA Water Polo,” Kap7 co-founder Wolf Wigo stated. “It is wonderful to be in a position to align our experience, passion, and best-in-class products to the support and growth of the sport. We love seeing our gear out there being utilized at a high level, especially in an area like Florida which has seen a huge growth in the sport.”
About the FHSAA: The Florida High School Athletic Association is the official governing body for high school athletics in the state of Florida. The FHSAA can be found on the web at www.fhsaa.org and followed on Twitter @FHSAA.
About Kap7: Kap7 International has combined years of experience along with TURBO to provide the highest quality and effective water polo equipment that is “built for water polo players, by water polo players”.Kap7 was founded by aquatics greats Wolf Wigo (three-time Olympian, World Champion, Pan American Champion and two-time NCAA champion and WUG Champion) and Bradley Schumacher (two-time Olympic Gold Medalist, Pan American Champion, World Champion, United States National Champion and first-ever aquatics athlete to hold World titles in swimming and water polo).