FHSAA Announces Partnership with DirectAthletics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) announced a partnership Tuesday with DirectAthletics, making DirectAthletics the official online data management and rankings hub for FHSAA Track & Field. DirectAthletics will be handling all FHSAA postseason entries, advancements and state-meet qualifying. The agreement begins with the upcoming 2019 FHSAA Track & Field season.

Through its proven Track & Field Results Reporting System (TFRRS), DirectAthletics will also provide coaches, athletes, parents and the public access to meet results, performance lists and athlete tracking free of charge.

“We are excited to be in a partnership with DirectAthletics,” FHSAA Executive Director George Tomyn said. “This will ensure fans, parents, student-athletes and school officials receive real-time results as they support the fastest high school student-athletes in America during postseason events.”

DirectAthletics pioneered the market for online meet entries, and has long served some of the biggest names in track & field.  The FHSAA joins thousands of schools, leagues, and governing bodies already using DirectAthletics technologies to streamline meet registration, timing, and data management.

"We are excited to partner with the FHSAA to bring accurate, free athlete tracking and rankings to all members of the Florida high school track & field community,” DirectAthletics CEO David Stelnik said. “Florida has so much passion for track & field, and together with the FHSAA, we cannot wait to help grow the sport further in the state."

About the FHSAA

The Florida High School Athletic Association supervises and regulates interscholastic athletic programs for high school students at member public, private and charter schools. The organization also recognizes and honors academic achievement among student-athletes at almost 800 middle, junior and senior high schools statewide. Headquartered in Gainesville, it is the official governing body for interscholastic athletics in Florida.

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About the DirectAthletics

DirectAthletics is the leader in timed-sports data management and the team behind TFRRS, the Track & Field Results Reporting System, the official results and rankings database for college track & field and cross country.For more information about DirectAthletics and for the latest results and rankings, go to www.directathletics.com and florida.tfrrs.org .