Texas High School Coaches Association and Pressbox Services Select Pointstreak
Jun 23, 2009
Austin, TX - Pointstreak.com Inc. is pleased to announce that they have reached a five year agreement with the Texas High School Coaches Association(THSCA) - the largest coaches association in the world - and Assistant Coach Systems, LLC (ACS). The agreement will see Pointstreak provide real-time scoring, official statistics and administrative services to the THSCA and ACS through their website property www.pressboxservices.com. In addition, Pointstreak has secured the Internet property rights of the THSCA with respect to the development of its internet properties including advertising and sponsorship, content distribution, video streaming and other internet related opportunities.
"This represents a landmark agreement for our company and we are extremely proud to have been selected by the THSCA and ACS to provide these unique and valuable services to their member high schools, coaches, student-athletes as well as other interested stakeholders", stated Scott Secord, President/CEO of Pointstreak. "We are confident Pointstreak will be an exciting addition to the already storied tradition of high school sports in the State of Texas".
THSCA will adopt Pointstreak's complete sports management software platform providing market leading real-time scoring, official statistics, administrative software and content distribution services for Texas high school sanctioned sports. The Pointstreak system will collect live game information through various game recording options including touch-screen terminals, laptop software as well as BlackBerry Smartphones and Apple's iPhone and immediately deliver game information in real-time directly to the THSCA Pressbox Services website.
"THSCA Pressbox Services is one of the most important initiatives of our association. Since 2004, Pressbox Services has provided the communities that support high school athletics a place to find comprehensive information on their teams" said D.W. Rutledge, Executive Director. "There are a lot of websites out there competing to be the best at providing this type of access to information. Our association made a commitment to put this site together to be the official resource that the coaches used to deliver it. We've worked closely with our long-time technology partner, ACS Athletics, and our newest partner, Pointstreak to make Pressbox an even better tool for coaches, parents, athletes and fans. By providing a site that will keep fans coming back, we create opportunities to keep friends of high school athletics up to date on initiatives to protect and improve our traditions in Texas."
The THSCA is the principle advocate and leadership organization for Texas high school coaches. THSCA provides the highest quality representation, education, and services to Texas high school coaches and affiliate members, and enhances the professionalism of coaches and the schools they represent.
For further THSCA information please contact:
D.W. Rutledge, Executive Director, (512) 392-3741, email@example.com
Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Austin, TX, ACS Athletics (formerly AssistantCoach Systems) is the first company to provide athletic departments with a suite of web-based solutions for recruiting, equipment inventory, athletic training, compliance matters, roster management and sports operations. ACS products are currently benefiting more than eight thousand athletic professionals at the collegiate, professional and high school levels. ACS is the exclusive provider of technology for the largest coaches association in the world - the Texas High School Coaches Association. ACS has formed winning partnerships with top athletic programs nation-wide. For more information about ACS, please visit ACSathletics.com.
For further ACS information please contact:
Phillip Engle - President/CEO, (512) 343-8811 ext. 312, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rayan Rutledge, Vice President of Business Development, (512) 343-8811 ext. 311, email@example.com
About Pointstreak.com Inc.:
Pointstreak provides technology driven sports league management software 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 league registration software and website design and hosting. More information can be found on Pointstreak's website at www.pointstreaksolutions.com or www.pointstreak.com.
For further Pointstreak information please contact:
Scott Secord - President/CEO, (905) 731-9867, ssecord (at)pointstreak.com
Gregg Sayer - Vice President of Communications, (604) 734-3505, gregg(at)pointstreak.com