MaxPreps - OHSAA Official Source for Scores and Statistics December 13, 2018 TO: All Coaches and Athletic Directors of Winter Sports FR: Jerry Snodgrass, Executive Director RE: MaxPreps - OHSAA Official Source for Scores and Statistics It is hard to believe that the winter sports season is in full swing! NEW for this school year, MaxPreps is the “Official Source for Scores and Statistics” for the Ohio High School Athletic Association. This sponsorship gives schools the ability to enter and manage team schedules, scores, game statistics, team rosters and team photos while also providing the opportunity to highlight team and student-athlete accomplishments. As we move forward throughout the winter sports season and beyond, please see the Common Questions and FAQ’s below to learn more. Common Questions Does MaxPreps have an app for coaches? Yes, the MaxPreps Teams App allows coaches to update a score on their phone right after the game. Coaches can also manage their schedule, stats, roster, team photos and communicate safely with their staff and athletes in the app. The free app can be downloaded by coaches, athletes and parents from the iTunes app store and the Google Play store. How do I get started? Coaches and Athletic Directors can register HERE by simply entering their email. A followup email will ensue with team information and how to access the account. If you are already a MaxPreps member, simply login in the top right corner using your current credentials. Does MaxPreps have a Basketball Stat App? Yes! The MaxStats App for basketball offers simple in-game scorekeeping with an interactive court and scoreboard, team schedule and roster sync for easy pre-game setup, stats upload directly to MaxPreps, live shot charts and stat totals and real-time player combination and impact reports. Is MaxPreps compatible with other Stat programs? Yes! In addition to MaxPreps’ own mobile, tablet, and desktop tools, MaxPreps is compatible with over 40 different stat companies across multiple sports. Click HERE to view MaxPreps’ stat partners. Can coaches allow a team statistician or assistant coach to help manage their team information? Yes! Once the coach has access to their team page, they can give other individuals access to their page to help keep their team information accurate and up-to-date. Fans, parents, school communities, college athletic departments and media outlets rely on this information. Can I share my results with local media? Yes! Once scores and statistics have been entered on MaxPreps, coaches will have the option to share their game results to the local media and own personal contacts with a few simple clicks within the MaxPreps coach admin. Who can I contact with further questions? Coaches or ADs may contact MaxPreps at 800-329-7324 x1 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Support articles and videos on how to log in, post scores and more are available at support.maxpreps.com. Coaches and ADs may also reach out to MaxPreps state rep Eric Frantz (email@example.com). The link below is an FAQ detailing the partnership, services, and tools: https://bit.ly/2NN7tzf Thank you for your important role in making this partnership a success, and best of luck this winter!