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Baden Named as Official Basketball of the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletics Association

Date: 5/1/12


May 1, 2012

Baden Sports is proud to announce that it will be the Official Basketball for Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) beginning with the upcoming 2013 season. Baden will provide balls for all levels of the state tournaments including sectional finals, state semi-finals, and state finals.

Richard Neal, Executive Director of the MIAA, says, “We appreciate Baden's support of our high schools and students. We value the partnership.” 

To celebrate this announcement, Baden and the MIAA will provide one free game ball to each boys and girls program in the state. These complimentary game basketballs will be arriving at schools in May.

Michael Schindler, CEO of Baden Sports: “We are excited to be named the official ball of the MIAA and look forward to cultivating a lasting partnership. Our Perfection® Elite™ basketball was created to be the best performing basketball at the highest level of play, and we are confident that players and coaches alike will be pleased with the quality and performance.”

Those interested in learning more about Baden and its products are encouraged to write or call Baden’s Vice President of Institutional Sales, Matt Holm, directly. He can be reached at 1.800.905.3986 or mholm@badensports.com.

About the MIAA: The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association is a private, non-profit association organized by its member schools to govern, coordinate and promote education-based programs for high school students. The MIAA can be found on the web at www.miaa.net.

About Baden:  Baden Sports, Inc., an independent, family-owned company based in Federal Way, Wash., is a designer and producer of the highest quality athletic balls in sports. In 2011, Baden launched the new AxeTM line of high performance baseball and softball bats.  Baden's product leadership has led many collegiate conferences, programs and coaches to choose Baden as their "Official Ball." Baden sells its products internationally with distribution centers in Federal Way, Wash. and Louisville, Ky.


Media Contact:   

Marketing Department

Baden Sports, Inc.












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