The next tournament for the NC State men’s club team is the local Carolina Kickoff over in Chapel Hill on January 20-21st. The games are played at Hooker Field.
The Kickoff is an early season tournament featuring a small number of teams, but along with UNC and NC State, it typically features UNC-W, UVA, and several strong Florida teams (UCF, Florida, FSU).
NC State enters the tournament as the #3 seed (behind UNC #1 and UNC-W #2) and the team is in a pool that includes:
The complete schedule can be found here.
The JinxCam will be filming a series of games from the tournament using Facebook Live. For a complete schedule of games, go to the Facebook page for NC State Club Ultimate.
Update: heavy snow earlier in the week forced the UNC guys to scramble and re-work the schedule into a 9-team round robin. Each team played 5-6 games, many of which were of very high quality. NC State finished the tournament 3-3, including a 1-point heartbreak loss to #1 seed, UNC.