Posts by LeagueApps

Save Hours With New LeagueApps Features

We’re excited to highlight quite a few updates made to LeagueApps over the past few weeks! New features have been added to save sport organizers time and increase efficiencies while running their programs. As we approach the “busy summer season,” our goal at LeagueApps is to continue to improve and develop our technology so that…

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Youth Soccer Headers: When Is It Safe?

Headlines, column inches, viral videos, and white papers have been dedicated to the concussion problem facing football players in the United States. For the most part, technological breakthroughs, practice limitations, and rule changes have only been able reduce head injury risk, not eliminate it. Football is, by design, a collision sport, which makes it difficult…

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Parental Expectations of Soccer Clubs

The club soccer landscape has become increasingly competitive in the United States over the past decade. And with that uptick in competition, parental expectations are on the rise. Parents are more discerning than ever when it comes to which soccer organization they choose for their kids. It’s more than flashy apparel, corporate sponsors and marquee…

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The College Recruiting Landscape

Our LeagueApps Live interactive series aims to educate and connect our youth sports audience. At the heart of our process is the recruitment of leading experts and innovators as guests. This week we welcomed Steven Mahon of SportsRecruits to discuss the modern college recruiting landscape and technology’s role in youth sports. To listen to the…

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Maryland Soccer Clubs Are Free To Switch Technology Providers

Our on-going soccer series is picking up steam. Adam Manning, our in-house youth soccer expert, was trained on the Stacks Sports platform last summer in the Maryland State Office. This hands-on experience is in addition to the countless hours he’s spent with organizers around the state. Adam isn’t just a Maryland aficionado, he’s lived the…

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Jr. NBA Debuts Live Interactive Series

If the inaugural episode of “Jr. NBA Live” is any indication, the basketball community is ready for a new voice in the youth sports space. The COO of the WNBA, Christy Hedgpeth, and three-time national champion Ashley Battle joined our live interactive discussion with LeagueApps President Jeremy Goldberg running point. View this post on Instagram…

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Youth Athletes And Weightlifting

The burgeoning field of strength of conditioning has filtered down to youth sports, particularly in elite club & travel circles. Incorporating weightlifting and speed training into schedules that already include practices, private lessons and games is no longer viewed as a luxury. For youth athletes hoping to compete at the collegiate and professional level, these…

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Paul Rabil’s Premier Lacrosse League Is Primed To Grow The Game

Here at LeagueApps, we’re driven by a mission to facilitate amazing sports experiences for kids across the country. We work with the most enterprising organizers and experts across youth and local sports, and advise professional teams and leagues on how to best leverage their resources and expertise to help shape the future of youth sports.…

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Revolutionary Document Empowers Youth Athletes Abroad

America has produced some of the greatest athletes to ever live, yet, as a nation, the US falls short when it comes to producing a healthy population. Nearly 160 million Americans are either obese or overweight, and only 22.9% of our population meet the CDC’s guidelines for exercising. Culturally, Americans need to make a change to…

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Good Morning America Honors PCA Grand Prize Award Winner

The Positive Coaching Alliance’s mission is to transform the youth sports culture into a Development Zone® where all youth and high school athletes have a positive, character-building experience that results in “better athletes, better people.” Every year PCA recognizes notable members of the youth sports community who have had a positive impact on the lives…

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