Warrior Sports is fast becoming athletic outfitter to the world's sports stars. Players from a dozen national teams at the Olympics will be facing off in the hockey rink with Warrior sticks, gloves, helmets and masks.
"When the men's ice hockey competition begins at the Winter Olympics next week in Russia, nearly a hundred players — including Detroit Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg, playing for Sweden, and Jimmy Howard, playing for the United States — will be using equipment from Warren-based Warrior Sports Inc....
The company — launched in founder David Morrow's Princeton University dorm room in 1992 as a manufacturer of handmade titanium lacrosse sticks — has grown into a retailer of equipment, footwear and apparel for lacrosse, soccer, ice hockey and general lifestyle wear...
...Warrior made its first major move into global branding in 2011 when it signed a six-year contract to provide uniforms — known as kits — for the English Premier League soccer club Liverpool FCbeginning in 2012. Warrior replaced German sporting goods giant Adidas AG."