CIF Press Release


November 08, 2019

California Canopy Expands Partnership With the CIF

SACRAMENTO, CALIF. – The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) and California Canopy announced today the signing of a two-year agreement, through 2021.  As part of the partnership, the CIF will utilize California Canopy’s innovative family of custom branded product solutions at CIF Section and CIF State Championship Events.

“We are excited to expand our partnership with California Canopy as they have proven to be a terrific supporter of the CIF and education-based athletics.  The addition of California Canopy products to our championships will elevate the event experience for all,” stated CIF Sports Properties General Manager Brian Sandy.

“California Canopy looks forward to working with the CIF and CIF Sections on enhancing their branding initiative at championship events throughout California,” said California Canopy President Matt Sulli.  “In addition, we take pride in the opportunity to assist and serve CIF members schools and their communities.”

About California Canopy

In 2012 Founder Matt Sulli had an idea. Stemming from his passion for sports and experience as a former high school and college athlete, Matt knows how important is for teams to “Look Good, Feel Good and Play Good.”  His goal became focused around helping youth and young adult sports teams have access to quality custom products at affordable prices. Headquartered in Temecula, California Canopy is proud to serve local and national sports programs, education institutions, community groups, and businesses, providing an affordable solution to promoting and building team environments through custom products and fundraising campaigns.

About the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF)

The CIF was created in 1914 and is the governing body for high school sports in the state of California. CIF is uniquely positioned to foster student growth in values and ethics. CIF’s ideal of “Pursuing Victory with Honor,” provides the opportunity to influence the actions of the athletic community. CIF strives to promote equity, quality, character and academic development. CIF is a nonprofit federation and the state office, located in Sacramento, Calif., represents the interests of its member Sections. The 10 Sections represent geographic regions within the state: Central, Central Coast, Los Angeles City, North Coast, Northern, Oakland, Sac-Joaquin, San Diego, San Francisco, and Southern. CIF represents 1,606 public and private member schools and more than 838,000 student-athletes. CIF conducts Regional and State Championships in badminton, cross country, football, volleyball, tennis, wrestling, basketball, soccer, swimming & diving, track & field, golf and water polo. CIF Sections conduct championships in more than 22 sports.

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