Posts tagged "partner spotlight"

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Club Founder Awarded Key To The City

Long before Paterson bestowed Shane Gerald with the key to the city, he was just a good father trying his best to do right by his daughters. He wanted to provide them with an impactful youth sports experience. Little did he know at the time,…

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Unlocking Club Team Potential With New Branded Apps

If you travel an hour north of Salt Lake City, up I-15, you’ll find Logan, Utah. Home to Utah State University, the city of roughly 50,000 people could easily be described as sports obsessed. That athletic enthusiasm goes a long way in explaining why one…

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Slam City Eyes Global Domination At The Jr. NBA World Championship

The Jr. NBA World Championship kicks off in Orlando on Tuesday and teams from around the globe have earned their way onto the main stage. One of those teams, Slam City, has been building to this moment for over twenty years. Walt Webb, the on…

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Why A 50-Year-Old Club Soccer Organization Turned To LeagueApps

Ballistic United Soccer Club (BUSC) is an out-and-out institution in California. In 1968, BUSC was founded to serve the humble footie needs of the Pleasanton community. The organization started with seven club teams. Today, it serves 154 separate teams, with over 1,600 registered players. Here…

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How A Volleyball Powerhouse Was Built

LeagueApps is at the center of youth sports, connecting players, parents, coaches and organizations coast-to-coast. We’re proud to provide our audience with insightful Q&A sessions with leading minds in the youth sports space. This week, we sat down with Chris Hames of K2 Volleyball. This…

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Returning From Injury

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 across youth and local sports, and advise professional teams and leagues on how to best leverage their resources and expertise…

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World Series of Youth Lacrosse Recap

As it turned out, the road to Denver ran through Long Island. The fourth annual World Series of Youth Lacrosse brought together 24 of the best club lacrosse teams that the U.S. has to offer, but the title showdown came down to two New York…

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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 the Puerto Rico Semi…

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Team Esface Athletics Is Changing The Game of Youth Basketball

October 2016 Partner SportsDog Award: Team Esface SportsDog Value: Student of the Game Award Winners: Oladele Sobomehin, Olatunde Sobomehin, and Carlos Villicana Previous Winner: Rich Klares of Go Big Sports Team Esface Athletics is changing the game of youth basketball. Founded by brothers Oladele and Olatunde Sobomehin,…

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This Volleyball Club Has Figured Out How To Get Athletes To College At A High Rate

During the 2014-15 academic school year, an estimated 6.2% of the 429,634 female high school volleyball players throughout the country went on to play volleyball at the college level. One in sixteen female volleyball players will go on to play at the collegiate level. That year,…