North American Hockey League Extends Deal with Pointstreak for 3 Years
Jun 21, 2013
TORONTO, ON - Pointstreak Sports Technologies is pleased to announce a three-year renewal agreement with the North American Hockey League (NAHL). The NAHL is a 24-team, USA Hockey-sanctioned Junior A league. Celebrating its 38th season in 2013-14, the NAHL is the oldest and one of the largest junior leagues in the United States.
"The NAHL has played a huge role in changing the lives of young adults. We are grateful for the extended opportunity in optimizing the overall experience of hockey fans," said Scott Secord, President and CEO of Pointstreak Sports Technologies.
The NAHL will utilize Pointstreak Sports Technologies services for real-time statistics, networked league and team websites, as well as, athlete recruitment and performance tools. The agreement is also inclusive of the 18-team North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL), which is a Tier III junior circuit and the North American Prospects Hockey League (NAPHL), a 32-team Midget Major and Minor league, both of which are operated by the NAHL.
"We are excited about continuing our long and productive relationship with Pointstreak and we continue to be impressed with their service and professionalism, and we're proud to be one of their longest standing clients," said NAHL Commissioner Mark Frankenfeld. "We continue to try and set the standard in all areas and the way that information and statistics is delivered plays a big part in our success."
Pointstreak provides the NAHL member teams with uniformed, professional and integrated Web sites which have the capability to provide updated content with access to league and team information, real-time scoring, flash, video replay, official statistics and a centralized audited ad serving platform. The NAHL Network will continue to provide the league with greater control of its content and league message, as well as provide a platform for its sponsors and advertising partners to deliver their message to visitors to the related team Web sites.
Member team websites will boast a fully featured content management system that will provide teams with full control over their Web site content with unprecedented access to custom statistics components that will seamlessly integrate with Pointstreak statistics.
About the NAHL:
The NAHL, the only USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier II Junior league boasting 24 teams from across North America, prides itself on the social maturity and skill development of student-athletes ages 16-20 with aspirations of advancing to collegiate and/or professional hockey. So far during the 2012-13 season, over 160 NAHL players committed to NCAA schools. The NAHL also had two players selected in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. A total of 23 NAHL alumni appeared in the 2013 NCAA Frozen Four. For more information, visit www.nahl.com.
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 sports 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 registration & payment processing system; Pointstreak Sites; a website content management system; Team Locker Room, a free team-based social network; and Pointstreak Performance, a suite of cloud-based video solutions for coaches, players and recruiters that advances development, promotion and athlete performance; and Pointstreak 5050; an automated electronic raffle system.
More information about Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. can be found at www.pointstreak.com or through the product information website www.pointstreaksolutions.com. Connect with Pointstreak through social media on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.