The Smith River Sports Complex (SRSC) will hold the 2013 Virginia is for Layouts Ultimate Frisbee Tournament this weekend March 16th and 17th. Games will begin both Saturday and Sunday at 8:30 AM. There will be 19 division III teams traveling to the SRSC and Martinsville-Henry County to participate in this skill building tournament.
"Virginia is for Layouts caters specifically to D-III (small school) teams as well as developmental teams, and we offer special skills sessions for these teams," said tournament director Michelle Ng. " We are bringing in coaches from Seattle, Chicago, Boston, Atlanta, and the Triangle Area to run these sessions, so this tournament is a huge undertaking and a lot of fun!"
There will be 13 schools represented at this weekend's tournament. Teams such as University of Notre Dame, James Madison University, Elon University, Cornell University, Swarthmore College, Williams College, University of Pennsylvania, Wellesley College, Dartmouth College, College of William & Mary, Davidson College and Cornell University.
"This is our third ultimate event in the last five weeks bringing in athletes from all over the country." stated Director of Operations for the SRSC Billy Russo. "We hope everyone around the community supports this event and the athletes who will be visiting local businesses."
This event is free to the public and concessions will be open. For more information about the Smith River Sports Complex and upcoming events please visit www.SmithRiverSportsComplex.com or contact Amanda Gray at (276) 638-5200 for any questions or concerns.