Honig’s Inks Agreement to Be Official Umpire Supplier of USA Field Hockey
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - January 16, 2019 – USA Field Hockey is pleased to announce that Honig’s, the top provider of sports officials’ equipment and uniforms for 35 years, will become the official umpire outfitter of USA Field Hockey beginning in 2019 and lasting through 2021.
“We are very pleased to have Honig's as our main sponsor for umpire and umpiring,” said Steve Horgan, USA Field Hockey’s Director of Umpiring. “It will be a huge benefit having them with us to produce and provide consistent uniforms for all USA Field Hockey Umpires”
Headquartered in Denver, Colo., Honig’s has been the “right call” for officials across all sports since 1984. The leading name in gear for those who have a passion for the official side of the sporting world, Honig’s is at the epicenter of officiating, providing for all levels of professional and amateur, all the way down to Little League and recreational sports. Organizations they provide for include the National Football League, Major League Lacrosse, National League Lacrosse and the Federation of International Lacrosse.
“Field hockey is one of the fastest growing sports in the world and we are proud and thrilled to partner with USA Field Hockey and its officials," commented Kelsey Duckett, Co-President of Honig’s. “Honig’s has led the way in officiating apparel for 35 years and our goal is simple - ensure that officials look great on the field. We are ready to equip USA Field Hockey umpires every game with the best apparel in the industry.”
About USA Field Hockey
USA Field Hockey is the national governing body for the sport of field hockey in the United States and is based in Colorado Springs, Colo. USA Field Hockey is committed to providing opportunities for the 30,000 members to participate, develop and excel as players, coaches, umpires and administrators. The U.S. Men's and Women's National Teams strive for competitive excellence in Olympic, Pan American Games, World Cup and other International competitions. USA Field Hockey is a proud member of the U.S. Olympic Committee and the International Hockey Federation. For more information, visit usafieldhockey.com.
Founded in 1984 by Dick Honig, a Big Ten Referee, and recently changing hands to an NFL Referee, Honig's, is the renowned shopping spot for all referees, umpires, and officials across all sports in the United States, and the world over. With a wide range of products, Honig's is the titan of gear for those who have a passion for the official side of the sporting world. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Honig's provides the best in customer service with a team that knows and understands the needs of every official from beginner to veteran. Coupled with time-tested quality products, Honig’s is, and always will be, the “Right Call.”