COLUMBUS, OH – July 31, 2020
For Immediate Release
HomeTown Ticketing has been named the Official Ticketing Partner of the East Coast Conference (ECC). The ECC’s 10 member institutions are located in the northeastern United States in the states of Connecticut and New York, as well as the District of Columbia. This partnership will provide convenient online ticketing options for consumers, as well as additional security and reporting capabilities for the ECC staff to utilize. In addition to championship events, HomeTown Ticketing will provide ticketing for ECC tournaments and member universities.
“The ECC is excited to announce our newest corporate partner: Hometown Ticketing,” said ECC Commissioner, Dr. Robert Dranoff. “They come on board with us at such an important time as we see the conference and our member institutions looking for ways to update ticketing efforts at our championship and campus events and to also provide services that will allow for social distancing and a reduction in the need for interpersonal contact.”
— Dr. Robert Dranoff, Commissioner | East Coast Conference (ECC)
“HomeTown Ticketing will bring an exciting new level of ticketing to the ECC for future tournaments and championship events. Our easy to use professional level ticketing system will allow fans to purchase tickets conveniently online when looking to attend ECC events.”
— Ryan Hart, Chairman & CEO | HomeTown Ticketing, Inc.
Founded as the New York Collegiate Athletic Conference in 1989 and rechristened the East Coast Conference in July 2006, the ECC was formed to enhance intercollegiate athletic competition among member institutions and to assist them in integrating athletics into their academic program in a fiscally sound way. The ECC is committed to the highest standards of scholarship, sportsmanship, teamwork, and citizenship. Its mission is to promote the total person concept in its student-athletes, which stresses the abilities to excel in academic achievement, athletic competition, and positive character traits.
The ECC sponsors the following championship sports: baseball; men’s and women’s basketball; women’s bowling; men’s and women’s cross country; Esports (Overwatch and League of Legends); men’s and women’s lacrosse; softball; men’s and women’s tennis; men’s and women’s indoor track and field; men’s and women’s outdoor track and field; men’s and women’s soccer; and women’s volleyball.
The East Coast Conference is a proud member of the NCAA and Division II. Division II is a dynamic and engaging group of colleges, institutions, and conferences of varying sizes and educational missions. Division II members encourage and support diversity; value sportsmanship, fairness, and equity; and place the highest priority on the overall educational excellence of the student-athlete.
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