Contact: Erin Batiste
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LUS Fiber Partners With Lafayette Youth Soccer Association/Cajun Soccer Club
LAFAYETTE, La. (September 19, 2017) – LUS Fiber and Lafayette Youth Soccer Association/Cajun Soccer Club are proud to announce an exciting new partnership. Beginning September 2017, LUS Fiber will be the official sponsor of the first recreational soccer stadium in Louisiana. LUS Fiber Stadium will provide dedicated seating, optimal viewing and WiFi to over 500 spectators. LUS Fiber Stadium is located in the middle of the newly named LUS Fiber Fields at Moore Park.
Lafayette Youth Soccer Association/Cajun Soccer Club provide recreational and competitive soccer instruction to 3,400 players in the fall and 3,000 in the spring. Lafayette Youth Soccer Association/Cajun Soccer Club is the first soccer club in the state to receive designation as an official Nike Premier Club. With this distinction, in addition to LUS Fiber Stadium, Lafayette Youth Soccer Association/Cajun Soccer Club will attract and host multiple tournaments throughout the year.
“We couldn’t be happier to be the first soccer club in Louisiana to have a dedicated stadium. The LUS Fiber Stadium brings an additional level of prestige to our championship winning organization and truly sets us apart from other clubs across the state,” said Michael Ritch, Executive Director of Lafayette Youth Soccer Association/Cajun Soccer Club.
Director of LUS Fiber Terry Huval stated, “Similar to LUS Fiber, LUS Fiber Stadium was built from the ground up for the use of our community. LUS Fiber Stadium will offer families in our area an enjoyable soccer experience. We are happy to support Lafayette Youth Soccer Association/Cajun Soccer Club for many years to come. ”
Lafayette Youth Soccer Association/Cajun Soccer Club kicks off their fall season on Saturday, September 23 at the LUS Fiber Fall Jamboree. LUS Fiber staff will be hosting activities on site between 9am-12pm, during the youth soccer games.
About LUS Fiber
LUS Fiber, a division of Lafayette Utilities System, operates one of the nation’s largest municipal fiber-to-the-premise networks utilizing the only technology capable of delivering symmetrical speeds up to 10 Gigabits per second to the end user. LUS Fiber’s mission is to create tomorrow’s essential broadband infrastructure while advancing today’s telecommunications services. To contact LUS Fiber, call 99-FIBER (993-4237) or visit 1875 W. Pinhook Road, or lusfiber.com.