Pointstreak Completes Agreement with the German Lacrosse Association
Mar 15, 2012
Toronto, ON – Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. and the German Lacrosse Association (DLaxV) are pleased to announce they have reached a long-term agreement that will see Pointstreak provide real-time scoring, official statistics and tournament administrative services to all German lacrosse leagues as well as all of the German National teams. All statistics will be presented in both German and English language using Pointstreak Sports Technologies patented real-time scoring and statistical technology.
Scott Secord, President and CEO of Pointstreak commented, “Pointstreak is proud to have been chosen by German Lacrosse Association as its official real-time scoring and statistics provider and we are excited about the opportunity to develop and enhance this partnership. We are elated with our partnership with the DLaxV. To be able to provide real-time statistics with a lacrosse federation in Europe is a significant step for Pointstreak and our plans to continue to establish a global footprint with our lacrosse product.”
Sebastian Höfer, President of the Deutscher Lacrosse Verband e. V. (German Lacrosse Association) commented, “We are very excited to start our partnership with Pointstreak and are looking forward to it. Pointstreak scoring and administrative system has proved itself as a great tool not only for the world’s most popular professional lacrosse leagues the National Lacrosse League (NLL) and the Major League Lacrosse (MLL) in North America, but also for the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) and the German Ice Hockey Federation (DEB). Our cooperation with Pointstreak enables our leagues to operate on a more professional basis and at the same time reduces the work-load of our volunteers.”
Igor Kuperman, Pointstreak’s Vice President of European Operations commented, "We are extremely excited about our long-time partnership with the German Lacrosse Association. With this signing, Pointstreak will now provide real-time scoring and official statistics services throughout the entire lacrosse program in Germany. This agreement ensures Pointstreak provides full statistics coverage for more than two thousand German lacrosse players of all ages, both men and women.”
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 pointstreaksolutions.com .About German Lacrosse Association (Deutscher Lacrosse Verband e. V. – DLaxV):
Lacrosse is a very young sport in Germany. The first lacrosse club was only founded in 1993. However, since then it has grown tremendously. Over 40 clubs have their teams competing in 16 men’s and women’s lacrosse leagues all over Germany. This makes the DLaxV the second largest lacrosse association in Europe. The 4 German national teams have also become more and more successful over the last decade, with the men’s team being promoted to the elite group at the Lacrosse World Cup since 2010.
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