Pointstreak Signs Agreement with the Prospect League
May 07, 2009
Toronto, ON – Pointstreak.com Inc. and The Prospect League are pleased to announce they have reached a long term agreement which will see Pointstreak provide real-time scoring, official statistics and league administration services to the league.
"The Prospect League is excited to announce our agreement with Pointstreak to serve as the league's official statistician and real-time scoring provider for our 2009 inaugural season. We are confident that Pointstreak will provide cutting edge technology to ensure our teams, fans and media partners have access to real-time scoring and game information to stay up-to-date on The Prospect League,” said Bryan Wickline, President of The Prospect League.
Pointstreak Stats’ baseball platform will streamline the process of capturing and delivering game statistics for The Prospect League and deliver those game events to the league and team websites in real-time for the benefit of players, fans and media partners. A unique feature of Pointstreak’s baseball stats software is Game Live, 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 software into print media.
“Pointstreak is proud to have been chosen as the official real-time scoring and statistics provider for The Prospect League. To have the ability to deliver real-time scoring and official statistics to their fans and media partners is truly exciting and brings The Prospect League to the forefront of technology solutions within their league”, said Paul Pettipiece, Vice President of Baseball Operations of Pointstreak.com Inc.
About Pointstreak.com Inc.:
Pointstreak provides technology driven sports management and business solutions designed to streamline operations while facilitating and enhancing the sport participant, fan and media experience. Pointstreak's product line includes solutions for professional, collegiate, and junior sports leagues as well as for amateur and recreational sports leagues. Pointstreak's technology and products are designed to save sports organizations time, money, and effort and include solutions for statistics, online registration and website design and hosting. More information can be found on Pointstreak’s website at www.pointstreaksolutions.com or www.pointstreak.com.
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For further information contact:
Paul Pettipiece – Vice President of Baseball Operations, Pointstreak.com Inc.
ppettipiece (at)pointstreak.com or (905) 731-9867
About The Prospect League:
The Prospect League is one of the elite collegiate summer leagues in the country and is the former Central Illinois Collegiate League (CICL), one of the most recognized summer baseball leagues in the country. The Prospect League is the highest level of amateur baseball played in the nation. It has been in business since 1963 and has provided professional baseball with more than 800 players—more than 175 of those reaching the majors. The Prospect League’s new commitment to growth and strength is based upon providing players and fans a true minor league experience while continuing to provide affordable, family fun through the game of baseball. The Prospect League plays a 54-game schedule and covers five states throughout the Midwest.
For further information contact:
Bryan Wickline – President, The Prospect League
commissioner (at)prospectleague.com or (740) 773-8326