Sports Analytics, ITA, Strike Partnership Agreement
13 Apr, 2020
Sports Analytics, the mobile technology company that fuels innovation in junior sports today announced an agreement with the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), the governing body of college tennis, to provide its flagship Tennis Locker app to the entirety of the ITA’s membership. The app, available for both iOS and Android devices, features advanced analysis of player development and program management in real-time, directly from courtside.
Commenting on the partnership with Tennis Locker App, Timothy Russell, CEO of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association said: “Our purpose is to continually empower coaches to empower student-athletes to compete, and to strive together to positively transform lives through tennis. We selected Tennis Locker App for their alignment with this purpose, and our mutual commitment to the transformative power of technology innovation in college tennis.”
Russell added “The robust, data-driven player and program management analytics that Tennis Locker offers to ITA-member coaches and athletes is sure to bring meaningful insights that will help enhance program performance.”
· Complimentary (free) Tennis Locker subscriptions for all ITA head and assistant coaches across roughly 1,200 head coaches of 1,700 teams, covering nearly 20,000 junior tennis athletes
· Detailed player profiles and evals; systematic individual and group fitness testing; and player and program analytics
· Practice match logging and motivational leaderboards with clear goals and progression monitoring
· Enhanced communication, including coach notes (with video), file sharing (video, photos, documents, links), and push notifications
Furqan Iqbal, Founder and CEO of Sports Analytics, creator and publisher of Tennis Locker App, said: “We are extremely excited about this collaboration with the ITA to advance the use of new technologies like Tennis Locker to enhance performance among their member coaches, teams and players. We strongly believe in innovation as the way forward in junior tennis, and this partnership will make the Tennis Locker tech breakthrough available to even more coaches and athletes nation-wide.”
About the Intercollegiate Tennis Association - The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) is committed to serving college tennis and returning the leaders of tomorrow. As the governing body of college tennis, the ITA oversees men’s and women’s varsity tennis at NCAA Divisions I, II and III, NAIA and Junior/Community College divisions. The ITA administers a comprehensive awards and rankings program for men’s and women’s varsity players, coaches and teams in all divisions, providing recognition for their accomplishments on and off the court. For more information on the ITA, visit the ITA website at www.itatennis.com, like the ITA on Facebook or follow @ITA_Tennis on Twitter and Instagram.
About Sports Analytics - Sports Analytics, Inc., is a Dallas-based mobile technology company that fuels innovation and intelligence in junior sports. We enable sports academies, coaches, players, parents and brands to understand, develop and improve performance through data analytics. Our innovative product and service portfolio consists of the flagship Tennis Lockerapp, sports-specific intelligence via SA Insights™, and brand integration services. For more information about Tennis Locker, visit www.TennisLockerApp.com