Alaska School Activities Association to Use Pointstreak Real-Time Scoring Technology at First National Bank 2012 State Baseball Championships
May 31, 2012
TORONTO, ON. – Pointstreak Sports Technologies and the Alaska School Activities Association “ASAA” are pleased to announce they have reached a service agreement which will have Pointstreak provide real-time scoring for the First National Bank 2012 State Baseball Championships. This will be the inaugural year in which ASAA will utilize Pointstreak’s in-game baseball scoring system for tournament play.
The ASAA/First National Bank 2012 State Baseball Championships will be hosted by ASAA and American Leagion, taking place from May 31st to June 2nd at Mulachy Stadium in Anchorage, Alaska.
The ASAA is extremely excited to move forward with Pointstreak Real-Time Stats for all of the First National Bank 2012 State tournament games. It gives the parents and fans of these elite level athletes the chance to follow along with the game when they can’t be at the diamond themselves.” said Don Winchester.
Pointstreak''s baseball platform will streamline the process of capturing and displaying game statistics for the ASAA/First National Bank 2012 State Championships 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 the ASAA and provide them with Real-Time Stats for their State Championships. The Real-Time Stats GameLive Cast creates a rich medium for students to follow along with their school’s team in real-time, play-by-play, as the game happens. Ultimately providing the Championships with an engaging and rich online presence, in hopes of raising its profile across the entire State”, said Paul Pettipiece, Vice President of Baseball Operations at Pointstreak.
About Alaska School Activities Association
To advocate participation in cocurricular activities; to regulate sanctioned interscholastic activities, contests and programs; and to promote the academic and social development of students.
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.