COLUMBUS, Ohio– The 2017 Major League Lacrosse champion Ohio Machine have announced a multi-year extension partnership with Donatos. As part of the agreement, Donatos will continue to be the official pizza of the Ohio Machine. Additionally, Donatos will become an official partner of COYLL, the Ohio Machine High School Showcase, the Ohio Machine Senior All-Star Challenge, and the Ohio Lacrosse Fall Classic.
“Donatos is thrilled to renew our partnership with the MLL Champion Ohio Machine!” Donatos Executive Director of Brand Marketing and Public Relations Tom Santor said. “We are equally proud to continue our support of the many up and coming lacrosse stars playing in the Central Ohio Youth Lacrosse League. We look forward to celebrating many more championships with the Machine and their great fans!”
Donatos will continue to be a part of the in-game experience with fans and will continue to be a partner of COYLL’s Donatos Team of the Week.
“We're obviously excited to continue one of our long-tenured partnerships,” Ohio Machine Vice President of Marketing and Business Development Brian Ciccone said. “Donatos focuses on the community and our youth initiatives, specifically COYLL, are key when looking at a well-rounded partnership. We want more youth playing the sport and Donatos helps share that message.”
The Machine and Donatos partnership will kick off in 2018 at the Ohio Machine High School Showcase on March 17, and continue the following week with the start of the COYLL season.
About Donatos Pizza
Donatos is a family-owned company and was founded in 1963. Donatos has remained a favorite in Columbus and well beyond for more than 50 years, with more than 150 locations in nine states. For more information, visit
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About the Ohio Machine
The Ohio Machine is a professional lacrosse team based in Columbus, Ohio. The Machine is one of nine teams competing in Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse league. The team has been competing in the MLL since 2012 and won the franchise’s first MLL Championship in 2017. The team competes at Fortress Obetz, the nation’s first professional lacrosse specific stadium. For more information on Ohio Machine lacrosse, please visit
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