Director of Athletics Renae Hartl announced today that the Luther College athletics department will begin a partnership with Nike for all of its apparel and footwear.
“We are excited to announce this partnership with Nike, the world's leading and most innovative sports brand,” commented Hartl. “This will allow us to streamline our logo, identity and colors into a strong united look for Luther athletics. Our student-athletes and coaches work very hard to be successful, so it is very important that we commit to offering and outfitting them with the best apparel, shoes and equipment.”
Luther College graduate Tim Stork ’04, who will serve as the Nike representative working directly with Sports Page Sporting Goods and the Norse athletic department, had this to say about the new agreement. “We are excited to partner with Luther to assist hitting their goals. A premier institution partnering with the premier brand results in mutual benefit for everyone. Welcome to the family.”
“We know that Luther College has an outstanding academic and athletic reputation in Iowa, the Midwest and nationally,” stated Phil Hemming, owner of Sports Page Sporting Goods. “We are excited to expand our coverage to Decorah and work with Luther College.”