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Charlotte Lacrosse LLC
Contact: Wade Leaphart
Orleans Homes Joins the Team
Homebuilder Named Title Sponsor of July 5th Game featuring Post-Game Fireworks
Charlotte, N.C. (June 24, 2014) - Charlotte Lacrosse LLC announced today that Orleans Homes has signed on as a new team sponsor and has been named the title sponsor of the Saturday, July 5th game and the post-game fireworks display.
Elements of the sponsorship include print and social media, hospitality, fan interaction and in-game promotion.
“With the help of Orleans Homes, we are excited to continue the tradition of fireworks at American Legion Memorial Stadium,” said Wade Leaphart, Hounds Vice President and General Manager. “Just like Orleans’ strong commitment to exceptional service, we work hard to do the same for our fans, particularly our season ticket holders, by putting on a good show.”
About Orleans Homebuilders, Inc.
Orleans Homes was founded in 1918 and is one of the oldest, continually operated homebuilders in the United States. It is committed to building thoughtfully designed homes and creating unique neighborhoods that cater to the way people live today. The company builds single-family homes and townhomes that range in price from the upper $170,000s to $1.5 million. It is currently operating in 43 neighborhoods in 8 distinct markets: Southeastern Pennsylvania, Central and Southern New Jersey, Orange County, N.Y., Charlotte, Raleigh and Greensboro, N.C., and Chicago, Ill.
For more information, please visit http://www.orleanshomes.com
About Charlotte Hounds
In January 2011, Major League Lacrosse announced a league expansion for the 2012 season that included Columbus, OH and Charlotte, NC. The team began play in April 2012 at historic American Legion Memorial Stadium. In their first season, the Hounds averaged 5,700 in attendance and finished with a 5-9 record as an expansion team. Based on first year success, the Hounds were awarded the 2013 MLL All-Star Game. In 2013, the Hounds finished 7-7 in the regular season, claiming the fourth and final MLL playoff spot. In the semifinals, the Hounds knocked off the previously undefeated Denver Outlaws 17-14 to advance to the Championship game, losing to the defending Champion Chespeake Bayhawks 10-9.
For more information, please visit http://www.charlottehounds.com