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Fall Easterns and HPU Invite

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Next up for the NC State Ultimate club is Fall Easterns in Wilmington, NC. The tournament is being played over the weekend of November 14th-15th and State will play between 5 and 7 games.

Teams expected to attend include: UNC-W, UNC, Maryland, Georgetown, Cincinnati, UNC-C, William and Mary, Virginia Tech, Clemson, and UTC, making this one of the strongest pre-season tournaments in the country.

Weather permitting, the NC State JinxCam will be filming State games along with select showcase games. Footage will be available on the NC State Ultimate Club Youtube Channel.

A link to the schedule will be available here when it’s published:

2015 Fall Easterns

In addition to Fall Easterns, half the team will be attending the Jungle Fever tournament in High Point the same weekend. That schedule can be found here.

Results

State finished 4th out of 13 teams at Fall Easterns and defeated 2015 Nationals Qualifiers Cincinnati in the quarter-finals before bowing out to eventual winners UNC-W in the semis. NC State’s elevated camera system, the JinxCam, streamed a series of live game during the weekend, including State’s quarter-final win (video here). Addition game footage can be found on the club’s YouTube channel.

Over in Highpoint at Jungle Fever, State’s second team finished 3-3, losing narrowly to Duke in pool play and then HPU in the quarter finals.

Author: Charles Kerr

NCSU Coach 1992-1997. NCSU GM 1998-2002.

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