It’s about to get a lot more INTENSE in the George H. Morris Arena on September 30th! Why? Because nobody can cheer like fans from the Carolinas… and this time it’s all going to come down to an epic battle of North Carolina vs. South Carolina during the championship game!
Yup, football season has nothing on the $120,000 Battle for the Carolinas Gladiator Polo™ Series presented by Coca-Cola. How’s it all going to go down? Catch a preview of the highly anticipated rivalries below… and let’s just say… choose your team wisely!
September 16th: The Battle For South Carolina
Won by Team Greenville!
Presented by Greenville Turf & Tractor
Greenville is known for the beautiful Falls on the Reedy, the Swamp Rabbit biking trail, The Greenville Drive minor league team, tons of restaurants, The Greenville Zoo, The Peace Center, and more! For those of you Greenville fans, make sure to come cheer on your guys as they compete on September 30th!
How can you support #TeamGreenville?
1. Dress in Team Greenville’s color: BLACK!
2. Grab a free #TeamGreenville sign at the front entrance when you arrive at #TIEC, and sit in the designated stadium area for team, Greenville fans! (Don’t worry – admission and seating is totally free – no tickets required.)
3. Start a #TeamGreenville chant! Let’s Go, Greenville, Let’s Go!
4. Use the #TeamGreenville Snapchat geofilter and hashtag to show your support online!
5. Learn who the Team Greenville riders are by checking out their bios below!
So, South Carolinians, we know you know how to cheer on your state! This rivalry game will be just as intense, if not even better, than the USC vs. Clemson rivalry. Need we say more? Make sure come out and support Team Greenville, just like you would the Gamecocks or the Tigers!
September 9th: The Battle for North Carolina
Won by Team Asheville!
Presented by Ingles
Asheville is home to the Biltmore Estate, multiple delicious breweries, zip lining, miles of beautiful hikes, restaurants, shopping, a very eclectic downtown, and more! Asheville is an outdoorsy person’s dream. Asheville fans, your team wants to hear YOU on September 30th, and wants to see you dressed in purple!
How can you support #TeamAsheville?
1. Dress in Team Greenville’s color: PURPLE!
2. Grab a free #TeamAsheville sign at the front entrance when you arrive at #TIEC, and sit in the designated stadium area for team, Asheville fans! (Don’t worry – admission and seating is totally free – no tickets required.)
3. Start a #TeamAsheville chant! Let’s Go, Asheville, Let’s Go!
4. Use the #TeamAsheville Snapchat geofilter and hashtag to show your support online!
5. Learn who the Team Asheville riders are by checking out their bios below!
We all know the UNC vs. Duke basketball rivalry is hard to beat, but Gladiator Polo™ will be just as crazy! North Carolina Fans, this is time to come together and cheer for Team Asheville! We will have signs just like these, and we want to see you GET CRAZY!
September 30th: Battle for the Carolinas Series Championship
Save the date because it’s all going to come down to North Carolina vs. South Carolina!
So, Fans… Are we going to hear you on September 30th!?!
Wear your team colors, hold up your team signs, cheer as loud as you can! Pick a side when you come watch, because the cheering sections will be designated by team banners. We can’t wait to see everyone for the most exciting, edge of the seat watching sport at TIEC – GLADIATOR POLO!
SEE YOU SOON!