UNCW, Omega Sports team up to mark start of fall season

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The UNCW Department of Athletics is partnering with local sporting goods outlet Omega Sports to stage “UNCW Day” on Saturday, Aug. 22, at the store in Hanover Center.

UNCW day will be held at Omega Sports in Hanover Center. Photo courtesy UNCW sports
UNCW day will be held at Omega Sports in Hanover Center. Photo courtesy UNCW sports

The event is scheduled from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Omega Sports will be handing out special prizes for children and refreshments will be provided by Chick-Fil-A and Harris Teeter. Seahawks fans will be able to purchase tickets and meet Sammy C. Hawk and mascot friends the Chick-Fil-A Cow and Harry The Dragon.

Guest appearances from Seahawks coaches will make the atmosphere fun and interactive as Omega Sports does its part in kicking off the new school year.

Omega Sports in located across from the Independence Mall in Hanover Center at 3501 Oleander Drive. The store features a full line of Seahawks apparel.