ATHENS, Ohio – The Ohio athletic department announced Thursday an update and refresh of its student group the O-Zone.
The new O-Zone membership will be $20 annually per member and will include admission to all Ohio athletic events. Members will get an exclusive adidas t-shirt, a member benefit card with discounts to local restaurants and retailers, premium seating at all Ohio athletic events, priority registration to select away game trips, team question and answer sessions and meet and greets and priority access to Ohio's annual spring equipment sale.
In conjunction with this refresh, Ohio is announcing a t-shirt design contest for the new O-Zone. Ohio athletics is asking students to submit designs until March 31 for the 2018-19 official O-Zone shirt.
Designs should be no larger than 12" by 12" and should be a front of the shirt design on white or Ohio green and can be a maximum of three colors.
Designs will be voted on by students and prizes include a $100 adidas gift card, free O-Zone membership and the excitement of seeing your t-shirt design around campus and at games.
Submissions must be from current Ohio students, the design must adhere to Ohio licensing guidelines, be in good taste and align with Ohio University's values. It must also not infringe upon the intellectual property of another entity.
Submissions can be sent immediately to Ohio Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing and Sales Meagan Hogan via email (firstname.lastname@example.org).