HONIG’S RENEWS AGREEMENT TO BE REFEREE SUPPLIER OF MLL
BOSTON (January 3, 2019) – Major League Lacrosse (MLL) announced today that Honig’s, the top provider of referee equipment and uniforms for 35 years, will extend their partnership as the official referee outfitter of MLL.
“Major League Lacrosse referees are the best in the game, and we know that their equipment needs to meet the same standard,” said Colin Keane, Director of Lacrosse Operations for MLL. “We are excited to extend our partnership with Honig’s, which has proven to be the best referee outfitter in the lacrosse and athletic community for a very long time.”
Honig’s, headquartered in Denver, Colo., home of the Denver Outlaws, 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 the epicenter of officiating, providing for all levels, professional and amateur all the way down to Little League and recreational sports. Organizations they provide for include the National Football League, National League Lacrosse and the Federation of International Lacrosse.
“Major League Lacrosse has been a fantastic partner over the past year, and we are excited about continuing to build this partnership,” said Greg Wilson, CEO 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 MLL officials every game with the best apparel in the industry.”
Each season fans will be able to review difficult calls made by MLL referees in the weekly social media feature, ‘Honig’s Call of the Week.’
About Major League Lacrosse
Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league, is headquartered in Boston. MLL has led the sport of lacrosse into the mainstream of competitive team sports since 2001. In the spring of 2018, MLL entered into new leadership for the first time in 17 years when it selected Alexander Brown as the Commissioner. The league is made up of nine teams: The Atlanta Blaze, Boston Cannons, Charlotte Hounds, Chesapeake Bayhawks, Dallas Rattlers, Denver Outlaws, Florida Launch, New York Lizards, and Ohio Machine.
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.”