POLYNESIAN BOWL & 247SPORTS ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP TO DELIVER EXTENSIVE DIGITAL GAME COVERAGE
(September 19, 2018) – The Polynesian Football Hall of Fame and 247Sports, the industry-leading recruiting content platform, announced today a multi-year partnership to deliver extensive coverage of the Polynesian Bowl and Polynesian Bowl National Combine & Showcase.
The Polynesian Bowl is a premier football all-star game that features 100 of the nation’s top high school players. This year’s game will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Aloha Stadium on O`ahu, Hawai`i and will be televised live on CBS Sports Network. The Polynesian Bowl National Combine & Showcase is held annually each spring in Las Vegas, Nevada.
247Sports will deliver wall-to-wall coverage of the Polynesian Bowl and its lead-up, including practices and off-the-field events throughout the week. 247Sports’ college and recruiting experts will deliver the latest recruiting news and scoop on all of the participating players.
“As one of the top digital sports media platforms, 247Sports will add significant and increased exposure for the Polynesian Bowl and its players,” said 4x Super Bowl Champion, Polynesian Football Hall of Fame Chairman and Inductee Jesse Sapolu. “We are proud to partner with 247Sports.”
About the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame: The Polynesian Football Hall of Fame honors Polynesia’s greatest players, coaches and contributors. Its permanent home is located at the Polynesian Cultural Center (O’ahu’s North Shore) and was established in 2013 by Super Bowl Champions Jesse Sapolu and Ma’a Tanuvasa. Other board members include Troy Polamalu, Vai Sikahema, June Jones and Reno Mahe. For more information, visitwww.PolynesianFootballHOF.org.
About the Polynesian Bowl: “Where the world’s top high school football players gather to celebrate culture and play the game they love.” The Polynesian Bowl is held annually during the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week. NFL Ambassadors include Marcus Mariota, Juju Smith-Schuster, Michael Bennett, Ronnie Stanley, Danny Shelton and DeForest Buckner. We are honored to have the support of these outstanding partners… BSN Sports, Friends of Hawai`i Charities, Hawaiian Airlines, Hawaii Building & Construction Trades Council, Hawaii News Now, Hawai’i Tourism Authority, Motiv8 Foundation, Nike, Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel and Riddell. For more information, go to www.PolynesianBowl.com.
247Sports is the industry-leading recruiting platform featuring a network of college and professional team-focused sites and subscription recruiting content. Founded in 2010, 247Sports delivers premium content for the most dedicated and engaged fans of more than 75 college and professional football and basketball teams. 247Sports is part of CBS Sports Digital’s multi-platform offerings, which also include CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports apps for mobile and connected TV devices, CBS Sports HQ, MaxPreps, CBS Sports fantasy games, SportsLine, and SportsLive.