AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sports Marketing Experts/Sports Experts, LLC today announced the acquisition of TexasHSFootball.com, the leading Texas high school sports network. The business will become part of the Sports Marketing Experts Network.
"TexasHSFootball.com is the leader in serving millions who are passionate about Texas high school football," Sports Marketing Experts Vice President Ronald Oswalt said. "This acquisition expands our portfolio of sports coverage and brings a spirited community of athletes and a highly-desirable demographic into our reach."
Over seven million students participate in high school athletics nationally each year. TexasHSFootball.com's primary users are males age 14 to 45 and draw from a network of thousands of coaches from all 50 states.
This new arrangement will open up avenues to inform millions who are involved in high school sports, while building communities around the high school sports experience.
Sports Marketing Experts specializes in the creation, development and execution of innovative and highly-impactful marketing programs. Other expertise includes creative, marketing and communication plans and production of major events.
Michael De Leon, who serves as Vice President for Sports Marketing Experts, will be spearheading the editorial department with TexasHSFootball.com, and utilize his experience in journalism and online publishing to expand content offerings.
"Taking on a role with TexasHSFootball.com puts me right in my wheelhouse. After launching several successful sports sites over the last decade, I'm excited to roll up my sleeves and get to work. The site is already an excellent source for high school football fans, players and coaches. I'm looking forward to expanding on that even more."
Started in April 2001, TexasHSFootball.com has become a popular stop on the internet for high school football. Work with the site has been featured on many media outlets across the board including USA Today, ESPN, Fox Sports among others.
In Texas, football is king, and high school football in the state has deep tradition, rivalries, and following. On Friday nights during the football season, it is understood that as many as 1 in 15 Texas residents are attending, playing, coaching, or taking part in activities at a high school football game. TexasHSFootball.com is dedicated to the players, coaches, cheerleaders, bands, drill teams, and everyone who attends games or follows the sport. It is the players, coaches and fans that help make TexasHSFootball.com "The Top Source for Texas High School Football."
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