Pointstreak Partners with New York Collegiate Baseball League
Feb 04, 2011
Toronto, ON – Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. and The New York Collegiate Baseball League are pleased to announce they have reached an agreement which will see Pointstreak provide real-time scoring, official statistics and league administration services to the league.
"The NYCBL is very excited to implement Pointstreak’s integrated media management web solution. Pointstreak's baseball platform will streamline the process of capturing and delivering game statistics for the league and deliver those events to the league website real-time. Fans will have a feature rich experience. As member of the National Alliance of Collegiate Summer Baseball (NACSB) the NYCBL further formalizes its integration in MLB’s player development process by providing MLB’s scouting bureau easy access to prospect data. As a premier professional development league the NYCBL is proud to deliver the best in sports media coverage.” Stan Lehman, NYCBL President stated, “Additional agreements with Pointstreak are forthcoming.”
Pointstreak Stats’ baseball platform will streamline the process of capturing and delivering game statistics for the New York Collegiate Baseball 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 statistical solution 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 into print media.
“It is forward thinking leagues like the NYCBL that are taking Summer College Ball to the next level and we are extremely excited to be along for the ride. Our solutions will help the league facilitate efficient delivery of league stats, schedules, score and standings to the fans in the age of instant information. To have the ability to provide scores and official statistics to their fans and media partners in true real-time is very exciting”, said Paul Pettipiece, Vice President of Baseball Operations of Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.
About the NYCBL:
The New York Collegiate Baseball League is a premier wood bat development league for professional baseball. Over the last two years over 120 NYCBL prospects have been taken in the MLB entry draft or signed free agent contracts. The league gives college players who have not yet signed a professional contract the opportunity to develop their skills at a higher level of play, gain experience with wood bats, and be evaluated by scouts. The NYCBL is located in scenic Upstate New York.
About Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.:
Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.'s mission is to provide innovative technologies to enhance the experience of the global sports community. Pointstreak provides innovative 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 registration & payment processing system; Pointstreak Sites; a website content management system; Team Locker Room, a free team-based social network; and STEVA Sports; sports video indexing and analysis software. More information about Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. can be found at www.pointstreak.com or through the product information website www.pointstreaksolutions.com.