inglesIngles Markets and National Amateur Sports (NAS) have announced a partnership with Greenville County Schools that will support school system athletic programs. Ingles will be the presenting sponsor of the GCS Player of the Week with announcements of a female and male player of the week on the GCS Athletics website.

In addition, the GCS Athletics website will be branded with the Ingles’ logo to display the partnership and show Ingles strong commitment to supporting the local community.

“We are really excited about the new partnership with Ingles and the opportunities it provides to honor our athletes,” said Darryl Nance, Director of Athletics for Greenville County Schools.  “The District looks forward to working together and growing this relationship.”

“Ingles has supported education and related activities like sports for many years,” said Ron Freeman, CFO at Ingles.  “We believe it’s important to recognize achievement and we are pleased to be part of this program”



Ingles Markets, Incorporated is a leading supermarket chain with operations in six Southeastern states. Headquartered in Asheville, North Carolina, the Company operates 201 supermarkets. In conjunction with its supermarket operations, the Company operates neighborhood shopping centers, most of which contain an Ingles supermarket. The Company also owns a fluid dairy facility that supplies Company supermarkets and unaffiliated customers. The Company’s Class A Common Stock is traded on The NASDAQ Stock Market’s Global Select Market under the symbol IMKTA. For more information, visit Ingles’ website

About National Amateur Sports

National Amateur Sports (NAS) is a Charlotte, N.C.-based company specializing in information technology (IT) management and marketing support for school districts and organized athletic programs. Through the right combination of online marketing, community relations, and sophisticated technologies, NAS creates win-win corporate and public partnerships that provide supplemental funding to amateur athletic programs. With an experienced leadership team possessing more than 45 years of combined experience in sports marketing and management, NAS strives to create positive life experiences for young athletes. For more information, please visit