Tuscaloosa, AL (PRWEB) April 29, 2016
The University of Alabama today presented team members with three championship rings to celebrate the team’s 2015 national championship at The University of Alabama Athletic Complex. Created by Jostens, the leading national custom jewelry designer and producer, these one-of-a-kind rings commemorate the team’s Southeastern Conference Championship, College Football Playoff Championship, and the National Championship.
“Jostens is thrilled to once again partner with the University of Alabama to design championship rings that tell the story of the team’s historic 2015 season and incredible journey to the National Championship,” said Chris Poitras, vice president, Jostens. “Each of these stunning rings are handcrafted to celebrate the significant accomplishments of the players, coaches, and entire Crimson Tide football team.”
About the College Football Playoff Ring
This custom designed, handcrafted ring features more than 50 cubic zirconias set in Silver Elite, Jostens’ exclusive mix of fine metals. One side features the Alabama football logo, and the other side features the CFP logo and the player’s last name.
About the National Championship Ring
This custom ring honors and celebrates the team’s victory with the team’s logo in garnet on top of the CFP trophy surrounded by 103 cubic zirconias that wrap around the ring. One side of the championship ring celebrates the team’s CFP victory, highlighting the Alabama championship logo, the team’s rallying cry “Roll Tide,” the player’s last name, and the final game score against Clemson. The other side celebrates the team’s Goodyear Cotton Bowl win, highlighting the Goodyear Cotton Bowl logo, the team’s 2015 slogan “Hold the Rope,” and the final score of the game against Michigan State. The inside includes engraving that lists each year of their 16 national championships.
About the Southeastern Conference (SEC) Ring
This custom ring features a sheer ice top made entirely of 143 cubic zirconias, with the Alabama logo in a garnet stone. One side of the ring highlights the SEC logo along with the score of the final game against The University of Florida. The other side of the ring highlights a football helmet with the player’s number. The inside includes engraving of the team’s 2015 slogan “Hold the Rope.”
Founded in 1897, Jostens has produced championship rings for sports teams and athletes for more than 60 years.
Jostens is a trusted partner in the academic and achievement channel, providing products, programs and services that help its customers celebrate moments that matter. The company's products include yearbooks, publications, jewelry and consumer goods that serve the K-12 educational, college and professional sports segments. Founded in 1897 and based in Minneapolis, Minn., Jostens is a subsidiary of Newell Brands and can be found online at http://www.jostens.com.
About Newell Brands
Newell Brands is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Irwin®, Lenox®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. Driven by a sharp focus on the consumer, leading investment in innovation and brands, and a performance-driven culture, Newell Brands helps consumers achieve more where they live, learn, work and play.
About The University of Alabama
The University of Alabama, a student-centered research university, is experiencing significant growth in both enrollment and academic quality. This growth, which is positively impacting the campus and the state's economy, is in keeping with UA's vision to be the university of choice for the best and brightest students. UA, the state's flagship university, is an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians.