NAIA Inks Extension with Molten as ‘Official Volleyball’ for Men’s Championship

NAIA extends partnership thru 2023


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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced it will extend its partnership with Molten USA to remain the official volleyball for NAIA Men’s Volleyball Championship play through the 2023 season.

The three year agreement extends a deal that was originated beginning in the 2018 season to use the V5M5000 FLISTATEC volleyball in NAIA Championship play on the men’s side.

“Molten is honored to continue our partnership with the NAIA and their men’s volleyball community. We have enjoyed working with such a well-run organization; as well as the dedicated colleges, universities and coaches,” said Melissa Dawson, President of Molten USA. “Through our collaboration with the NAIA, the teams of the NAIA, and the NAIA coaches we are excited to continue to grow and strengthen the collegiate game of men’s volleyball.”


The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., is a governing body of small athletics programs that are dedicated to character-driven intercollegiate athletics. NAIA members provide more than 77,000 student-athletes with opportunities to play college sports, earn $800 million in scholarships and compete in 27 national championships. | @NAIA

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