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How A Hall of Famer Is Delivering Great Experiences To His Youth Baseball Programs

January 2017 Partner SportsDog Award: Dirt Dawg Sports SportsDog Value: Grit Award Winner: Alex Santiago Previous Winner: Team Esface Basketball Alex Santiago’s baseball resume is quite long. Catcher of the 1982 Puerto Rico Big League Team World Champions 18 years in...

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How to Start, Scale, and Grow a Youth Sports Training Program

Former Johns Hopkins University, National Lacrosse League, and current Major League Lacrosse player Mike “Pop” Poppleton is the founder of All-American Faceoff (AAFO). Founded in 2015, the goal of AAFO is not only to teach athletes how to dominate at the...

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New LeagueApps Partner David Villa of NYCFC Wins MLS MVP

tubeembed In just his second season in Major League Soccer, David Villa of NYCFC was named the 2016 MVP on Tuesday. Villa helped the NYCFC finish second in the Eastern Conference and qualify for the playoffs for the first time. “I’m...

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Four Easy Rules For Running a Successful Tournament or Event

How difficult is it to run a successful tournament? What is the most important thing about choosing a venue for your next event? Running a great tournament or event ensures that your participants will return to your sports programs. They are...

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3 Tips on How to Use Social Media to Improve Your Sports Organization

Nearly two-thirds of all adults are using social media today, according to this Pew Research report. That number isn’t too surprising considering how hard it is to buy a pair of shorts without bumping into at least three people staring at...

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New Study Reveals Finding Qualified Coaches Still a Challenge

In their 2015 seminal report “Sport for All, Play for Life: A Playbook to Get Every Kid in the Game,” the Aspen Institute researched and graded the state of youth sports and how well the kids and communities are being served...

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How A Sports Organizer Shaped The Greatest of All Time

The recent passing of Muhammad Ali has sparked much discussion and reflection on one of America’s greatest sons. In and out of the ring, Ali was a game changer. He was such an impactful influence that thousands, including world leaders, are...

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LeagueApps Hosts Partner Night in the Bay Area!

On February 16th, LeagueApps hosted a Partner Night in San Francisco – our very first Partner event on the Left Coast! It was also the first Partner Day we’ve held so far in 2015 (read about our Partner Day Series).  Over...

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Changing the Name Behind the Game – Soccer in the United States

By Jim Ambrose In 1994 the United States hosted its first FIFA World Cup. Two years later Major League Soccer in the United States kicked off its first match. Soccer has grown immensely since then and it has become a significant...

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Why Club Teams are Using LeagueApps

Nearly everyone today is active online, providing coaches with new channels to simplify registration and stay in touch with players. Both the challenge and the opportunity for coaches is taking advantage of this, without creating more work. LeagueApps gives directors and...