PONY to Use Pointstreak Real-Time Scoring Technology at 2011 Bronco-11 World Series
Jul 26, 2011
TORONTO, ON. – Pointstreak Sports Technologies and PONY Baseball and Softball are pleased to announce they have reached a service agreement which will have Pointstreak provide real-time scoring for the 2011 Bronco-11 World Series. This will be the inaugural year in which PONY will utilize Pointstreak’s in-game baseball scoring system for tournament play.
The 2011 Bronco-11 World Series will be hosted by the Chesterfield Baseball Club, taking part from July 27th - 30th in Chesterfield, Virginia. The tournament consists of 8 teams composed of 11-year-olds from the United States, Mexico and the Caribbean.
"We are very excited to work with Pointstreak to be able to live score the Bronco-11 World Series in Chesterfield, Virginia,” stated Abraham Key, President and CEO of PONY Baseball and Softball. “Pointstreak scoring will enhance the tournament experience for the players, their families and fans.”
Pointstreak’s baseball platform will streamline the process of capturing and displaying game statistics for the Bronco-11 World Series and deliver those events in real-time for the benefit of players, fans and media partners. A unique feature of Pointstreak’s baseball statistical solution is GameLive, a real-time flash application that streams play-by-play baseball results over a 3-D graphical image of a baseball diamond. Pointstreak stats for baseball is also geared towards the needs of media sources, providing Associated Press (AP) formatted box scores, allowing for easy reproduction of baseball stats.
“Pointstreak is extremely excited to partner with PONY for the 2011 Bronco-11 World Series, as we feel it will benefit players, parents and fans. We are looking forward to building a successful relationship in hopes of covering more PONY events in the near future”, said Paul Pettipiece, Vice President of Baseball Operations at Pointstreak.
About PONY Baseball and Softball:
PONY Baseball and Softball is designed to "Protect Our Nation's Youth" by providing experiences in youth baseball and softball that will help young people grow into healthier and happier adults. PONY offers baseball and softball programs to youth aged 4 to19 years old. We continue to find ways and means of providing continuing education and training for staff, Field Directors, league officers and managers and coaches to enable PONY to provide an ever more effective program.
About Pointstreak Sports Technologies:
Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.’s mission is to provide innovative technologies to enhance the experience of the global sports community. Pointstreak provides innovative baseball software solutions for sports organizations such as associations, leagues, clubs and teams that are geared towards streamlining operations and improving the experience of the sports participant, fan and media. Pointstreak’s major brands include: Pointstreak Stats, a real-time scoring & official league statistics system; Pointstreak Registration; an online league registration & payment processing system; Pointstreak Sites; a website content management system; and STEVA Sports Software; sports video indexing and analysis software.