Amherst Hosts National Ultimate Tournament

file (13)AMHERST, Mass. (wggb) — High school frisbee athletes from around the country ventured to Amherst this weekend for the Amherst Invitational Ultimate Tournament. The event is the oldest and most highly regarded high school frisbee tournament in the country and attracts teams from throughout the 50 states.

Over 500 athletes representing 30 teams participated in the weekend event including a team from Longmeadow High School

The tournament extends far beyond the fields though. Over 25 local shops in Amherst give discounts to anyone who shows a disc throughout the weekend.