Smoky Mountain Invite 2022: Saturday Team Stock Watch

It wasn't just the wind.

UMass’s August Williams. Photo: William ‘Brody’ Brotman — UltiPhotos.com

Our coverage of the 2022 college season is presented by Spin Ultimate. You can get 15% off all college uniforms and swag right now at Spin Ultimate!

KNOXVILLE — Throw out your chalk. It was a wild (and, for two rounds, very windy) day of ultimate in Tennessee at the 2022 Smoky Mountain Invite. #1 UNC lost a game. #2 Georgia lost four! Only one pool went to seed. How to make sense of it all? Not to worry, we’ve got your Wall Street-style takeaways all laid out for you. Just put on a financial bro vest and get ready to buy, sell, and hold some team stocks.

Saturday Results & Sunday Bracket

Team Stocks to BUY

UMass

Zoodisc took down #1 UNC Darkside today. That alone would be enough to put them in the ‘Buy’ column for an article like this. But it’s the way they won the game that puts an exclamation point on it. While the defense benefitted greatly from nature’s 8th defender (the brutal wind that picked up in the third round of play) and cannot really be assessed accurately because of it, the offense was legitimately good. Orion Cable might be the best player in college already, and the rest of the team around him, including Yucheng Mo and Noel Sierra, plays with purpose and discipline. This team is going to be a problem in Milwaukee.

Smoky Mountain Invite 2022: Saturday Team Stock Watch is only available to Ultiworld Subscribers

Subscribe to Ultiworld

Already have a subscription? Log in

Whether you visit Ultiworld for our reporting, our podcasts, or our video coverage, you can help us continue to provide high quality content with a subscription. By becoming a subscriber, not only do you receive benefits like exclusive articles and full article RSS feeds, you also help fund all of Ultiworld's coverage in general. We appreciate your support!

  1. Edward Stephens
    Edward Stephens

    Edward Stephens has an MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. He writes and plays ultimate in Athens, Georgia.

TAGGED: , , , ,

TEAMS: , , , , , , , ,

More from Ultiworld
Comments on "Smoky Mountain Invite 2022: Saturday Team Stock Watch"

Find us on Twitter

Recent Comments

Find us on Facebook

Subscriber Exclusives

  • Huckin’ Eh: Regionals Results, D1 Bids, Regional Qualifiers Preview
    podcast with bonus segment
  • Huckin’ Eh Subscriber Bonus: Should We Expand Division 1?
    Subscriber podcast
  • Deep Look: Club Regionals Recap
    podcast with bonus segment
  • EuroZone Subscriber Bonus: Copa Tanga Stories
    Subscriber podcast