Team Announced: Carolina Thunder

Oct 08, 2014 The SAGL
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COLUMBIA, SC — The fourth team invited to compete at the 2014 SAGL Invitation is the Carolina Thunder. Coach Tim Wright, coordinator of sports performance at Wake Forest University and General Manager Pam Kontogiorgos, owner of College Hill Crossfit, have formed a dynamic team of well-rounded and specialized athletes to compete in the Southern Amateur Grid League (SAGL).

"Our mission with SAGL is to provide a 'player development program' which enables athletes to prepare for the NPGL by competing in a Grid-like atmosphere," said Pam Kontogiorgos.Their team's core principles are integrity, strength, accountability, commitment, competitive spirit, and sportsmanship. Each athlete brings his/her own special talents and skills to the grid in the following areas: Olympic weightlifting, gymnastics, endurance, and metcon performance.
"With this union of core principles and athletic specialization, we are confident that we have constructed a formidable and competitive team."
- Tim Wright, Carolina Thunder Head Coach
Two of the premium sponsors for the Carolina Thunder to include WOD Outlet and Competitive Edge.

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