Category: High School Sports

Daktronics Joins Fellow US Manufacturers at Frost & Sullivan Leadership Awards

The 13th Annual Manufacturing Leadership Awards Gala was recently held in Huntington Beach, California. A black tie evening with a pre-event social, the event brought many manufacturers under one roof to be recognized for leadership across diverse industries. Daktronics received the Operational Excellence Leadership Award, which recognizes winners for successful continuous improvement projects that streamline processes, ...

Movie Night Done Right

What comes to mind when you think about movie night? Friends, family, popcorn, soda or maybe your favorite candy? How about turf and your football team? Your Daktronics video display can easily be converted into a movie screen. We talked with Bryan Perry, Daktronics Event Producer at Iowa State University to see what it takes ...

Win. Win. Win.

It’s gameday. The stands are packed and the crowd is cheering. It’s a close game and your team is about to get an interception, but the crowd jumped and you missed the play. You shift your gaze to the video scoreboard and smile seeing the replay confirming your team did indeed just win the championship, ...

Getting the most out of MySupport

Are you using Daktronics MySupport for your display support needs? If not, create an account today and start handling your service needs quickly and easily through your customized, online customer portal. To get the most out of your MySupport account: Create service cases online – Skip the phone call and create a new service case ...

Students at IDEA

The Information Display & Entertainment Association (IDEA) conference is in Philadelphia this year, and for the first time, a sports and entertainment workshop for students is being offered! This opportunity is exclusively for students in high school and college to network with broadcast professionals, learn from industry leaders, and gain valuable hands-on experience with some ...

Save the Date: 2017 High School Video Summits

School is winding down for the summer, but Daktronics is gearing up. We are hosting three regional video summits. Are you interested in maximizing the use of your video display? We welcome local display operators (whether school staff member or community volunteer that is running the display) to our summit. It is limited to two people ...

Sound Never Looked So Good

Yes, you did read that right! Audio systems are no longer just black boxes on the top of your scoring system. They’re designed to add to your system - let’s take a look. PRINTABLE MESH This mesh surrounds the front of the outdoor units and the front and sides of the indoor audio systems. Mesh can be ...

Students Run the Show

When Video Production teacher and Assistant Football Coach Bill Long walks up the stairs to coach at Calhoun High School, located in Calhoun, Georgia, the students are on their own, running the whole show. During the fall, the student production crew is on a weekly volunteer basis where students can sign up for the control ...

Small Town. Big Goals.

Small towns also have potential for big sponsorship revenue. Using Daktronics Sports Marketing can help you realize advertising revenue where you might not have imagined.

From the Student Section to the Press Box

With a strong tie to sports, it was a no-brainer for Perry High School, located in Massillon, OH, to start a broadcast journalism course where students could experiment with the school’s video display. Keith Brown, the instructor for this class, enjoys seeing what the students come up with. “We started with this course to teach ...