ALTITUDE, PLAYON! SPORTS AND CHSAA ANNOUNCE TELEVISION AGREEMENT FOR THE 2014-15 CHSAA 4A & 5A STATE FOOTBALL AND BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS
ALTITUDE, PLAYON! SPORTS AND CHSAA ANNOUNCE TELEVISION AGREEMENT FOR THE 2014-15 CHSAA 4A & 5A STATE FOOTBALL AND BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

October 20, 2014

ALTITUDE, PLAYON! SPORTS AND CHSAA ANNOUNCE TELEVISION AGREEMENT FOR THE 2014-15 CHSAA 4A & 5A STATE FOOTBALL AND BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Network to Air 6 Championship Games Live as Part of Overall Package

In an agreement announced today between Altitude Sports & Entertainment, PlayOn! Sports and the Colorado High School Activities Association, Altitude will produce and televise the CHSAA 4A and 5A State Football and Basketball Championships. The first broadcasts out of six will feature the CHSAA 4A and 5A State Football Championships live on Saturday November 29, 2014 from Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Additionally, Altitude will broadcast the CHSAA 4A & 5A State Girls and Boys Basketball Championships live on Saturday, March 14, 2015 from the Coors Events Center. 

CHSAA State Football Championships will feature Todd Romero at play-by-play duties with Blake Olson handling color commentary.  Maya Starks will serve as sideline reporter.

“Altitude is excited to further its commitment to high school sports in Colorado,” said Kim Carver, President and Chief Executive Officer. “We have broadcast 8 seasons of CHSAA regular season high school football since 2007 and are looking forward to expanding our coverage to include the Championship games. Colorado has some amazing student athletes and we can’t wait to showcase their talent.”

“The CHSAA and PlayOn! Sports are pleased to again partner with Altitude Sports & Entertainment on the broadcasts of high school sports. Their commitment to prep athletics is reflective in their regular season schedule and this extension to the football and basketball playoffs is a natural progression in our relationship,” said CHSAA Commissioner Paul Angelico.

The complete Altitude 2014-2015 CHSAA 4A & 5A Football and Basketball Championship schedule can found below.  Please note that this schedule is subject to change and territory restrictions apply. A complete list of channel numbers can be found on our website at www.altitude.tv. 

 

2014-2015 CHSAA 4A & 5A STATE FOOTBALL AND BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

1) CHSAA State 4A Football Championship                     

Sat, Nov 29, 2014             

11:00amMT

Sports Authority Field at Mile High           

Network: Altitude

 

2) CHSAA State 5A Football Championship                     

Sat, Nov 29, 2014             

2:30pmMT  

Sports Authority Field at Mile High           

Network: Altitude

 

3) CHSAA State 4A Girls Basketball Championship       

Sat, March 14, 2015        

1:00pmMT  

Coors Events Center                      

Network: Altitude

 

4) CHSAA State 5A Girls Basketball Championship       

Sat, March 14, 2015        

3:00pmMT

Coors Events Center                      

Network: Altitude

 

5) CHSAA State 4A Boys Basketball Championship      

Sat, March 14, 2015        

6:30pmMT 

Coors Events Center                      

Network: ALT2

 

6) CHSAA State 5A Boys Basketball Championship      

Sat, March 14, 2015        

8:30pmMT         

Coors Events Center                      

Network: ALT2

 

About Altitude

Seen in more than 3.1 million homes in a 10 state territory, Altitude is the television home of the Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, Colorado Mammoth, Colorado Rapids, Colorado Eagles, Denver Outlaws, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, University of Denver sports (soccer, volleyball, gymnastics and lacrosse,) as well as other local and regional sports, entertainment and public service programming.  A full list of Altitude programming and other information can be found at www.altitude.tv.

 

About PlayOn! Sports

PlayOn! Sports (PlayOn) is the nation’s leading high school sports media company and is comprised of six operating divisions: the NFHS Network, PlayOn Sports Properties, PlayOn Sports Technology, PlayOn Sports Productions, School Broadcast Program, and Digital Scout. The NFHS Network is a joint venture of the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS), its member State Associations, and PlayOn.  PlayOn manages the day-to-day operations of the NFHS Network, which delivers live and on demand high school events at www.NFHSnetwork.com as well as through mobile apps. PlayOn Sports Properties partners with state high school associations to package media rights with marketing assets to create unique opportunities for local sponsors of high school sports.  PlayOn Sports Technology operates a comprehensive technology platform that enables high-quality, low-cost productions of live sports events to be delivered via the Internet to consumer devices.  PlayOn Sports Productions produces over 5,000 live sports events each year for both television and digital distribution for a wide variety of clients. The School Broadcast Program provides high schools with a turn-key solution for producing, streaming, and monetizing their events.  Digital Scout’s easy-to-use mobile stat tracking apps allow high school sports teams to collect statistics and track team and player performances in real time, while giving fans live access to detailed play-by-play statistics and box scores. PlayOn is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with additional offices throughout the United States.

 

About CHSAA

The Colorado High School Activities Association is a voluntary association of 346 member schools that includes public, private and charter schools. CHSAA has been the state’s governing body of high school sports and activities since 1921. Its mission is to serve its membership through the advancement of, and the student's participation in, interscholastic activities, which are an integral component and a complement to the educational goals of its member schools. The CHSAA sponsors championship events in 27 boys’ and girls’ sports and events in student council, music and speech. Over 60% of the state’s students participate in at least one activity sponsored by the CHSAA.