OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. —The NYIT Ultimate Frisbee club made its intercollegiate debut with a matchup against NJIT back on April 28 at President's Stadium.
Now, the fledgling club is poised to be recognized by the sport's sanctioning body, USA Ultimate, and enter Division III competition this upcoming academic year.
And on Tuesday, the team was profiled by News 12 Long Island.
WATCH THE NEWS 12 FEATURE HERE
Reporter Jamie Stuart came to NYIT's Old Westbury campus to feature the Ultimate players. The feature aired that evening.
"We're playing a catch-up game," Ultimate team member Michael Frick told News 12. "So we've got to practice at 100 percent every day even to stand a chance."
Interested in joining the Ultimate club team. More details here:
The NYIT Co-Ed Ultimate Frisbee Team is looking to recruit for the Fall 2018 Semester in the Old Westbury Campus. No experience is required and all are welcome to tryout.— NYIT Ultimate (@NYIT_Ultimate) July 3, 2018
If you are interested in joining, please fill out this form:https://t.co/9xprbDoqNn pic.twitter.com/0GPTvC6Gl0