MINNEAPOLIS, MN–(Marketwired – Mar 12, 2015) – DigitalTown, Inc. (OTCQB: DGTW) today announced that it partnered with ScoreStream, Inc., San Diego, CA to provide live scores across its 20,000 plus community/high school domain portfolio. The ScoreStream app, built for both Android and Apple IOS, has over 25,000 high schools and 20,000 additional teams at the club, recreational and semi-pro level.
Current sports are Football, Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Hockey, Volleyball, Soccer, Lacrosse, Rugby and Water Polo. Both boys and girls teams are represented at the Varsity, JV and middle school levels in addition to the recreational teams. During this past winter more than 17,000 teams were scored per week.
Burnsville High School on its community/alumni website www.burnsvilleblaze.com will start posting live scores this spring with Lacrosse, Softball and Baseball on its Varsity and JV teams.
“The ScoreStream app, widgets, and website data are fantastic tools for our families, alumni, and community to utilize to keep up-to-date with our sports teams. The response from our constituents has been overwhelming as they have been excited to follow our teams during the season no matter where they are throughout the world,” says Jeff Marshall, Athletic and Activity Director for Burnsville High School in Minnesota. Burnsville’s Alumni will sell sponsorships alongside its virtual scoreboard to help pay for the new video scoreboard fundraiser project now underway for its athletic field.
DigitalTown has begun the roll-out of its national and local sponsor programs announced January 2015. With partners like ScoreStream, we are bringing data that connects the local businesses that are looking to sponsor and build brands locally and advertise concurrently with live community events and national accounts at the local level on a single platform. DigitalTown is looking for a roll-out for the pre 2015/2016 school season.
Please visit www.scorestream.com
DigitalTown, Inc., a Minnesota-based domain management, a Google Apps Authorized Reseller and cloud services broker. For more information, please visit www.digitaltown.com.
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