Category: High School Sports

Content is King

Guest post by: Alesia Hendley, CFISD - Berry Center AV Operator At Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union (CF-FCU) Stadium, we like to keep the #CommunityOnlyBetter mission front of mind. Which means all entities contributing to the betterment of our community are friends of ours. Building relationships with our partners is how we establish trust and continue ...

Secrets from Digital Artists – Logos

When working with logos, you always want to make sure you’re working with a vector file. You might ask, “Well, how do I check to make sure my file is vector?” Open your file in any viewing program and zoom in as close as you can get to the edges. If they appear pixelated, you ...

Student Opportunities Thanks to Video Displays

When schools look past the basic uses of a scoring system, the benefits extend beyond game day. By involving your students in the behind the scenes action, doors open up for them skill-wise and career-wise. Many schools have realized this and ran with it.

Create Headshots, Not Mugshots

  When families and friends attend a high school game, they love watching their athlete’s headshot pop up on the display. It’s the student-athlete’s 10 seconds of fame, where all eyes are on them, so you’ll want to make these personal and fun. We sat down with our supervisor of our Creative Services’ digital artists, ...

Get Your Students in the Game

Integrating your video display into your school’s classrooms is one of the most exciting times for both staff and students. It’s a new subject for teachers and a new challenge for students. But how exactly does a school bring their video display into their classroom? Well, you came to the right place! Check out some ...

Behind-the-Scenes Experience

Integrating your video display into your school’s classrooms is one of the most exciting times for both staff and students. The game’s content and entertainment are now in your hands. It’s a new subject for you and a new challenge for your students. See how two schools took this idea and made it possible.

Hello, Free Fall Content!

It’s crazy to think we’re already in October. Where you are, the leaves might be changing and swirling at your feet as the weather cools down. You see more and more sport fans bundling up at each game as concessions start serving hot cocoa over ice cream. This can only mean one thing. Halloween, along ...

We’ve Got Spirit, How ‘Bout You?

Homecoming has always been a night students and fans look forward to. It is the most spirit-filled game you’ll ever attend. From senior athlete recognition to best friends or significant others donning the away game jersey of their favorite player to an energy in the crowd like never before. There’s nothing quite like it. So ...

RTD explained in 5 minutes

Placing Real-Time Data (RTD) on your Daktronics display is a common practice that many facilities use in lieu of standard scoreboards. Knowing how RTD works is a critical part of operating and maintaining a control system that sometimes gets overlooked on-site.

In the Director’s Seat

Football season has officially started and new displays are popping up around the nation. One in particular, however, caught our eye – Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union Stadium in Texas. This field houses Cy-Fair Independent School District’s (CFISD) games as well as other community games and events. As with any game, it all comes down to ...