Dallas/Fort Worth (PRWEB) October 1, 2010
VYPE High School Sports Magazine is bringing its popular celebration of area high school athletes, their schools and their communities to television.
“VYPE TV” will premiere Saturday, Oct. 2 at 10:30 a.m. on TXA 21.
“TXA 21 is uniquely positioned as an independent station to provide local news and sports programming for North Texans,” said CBS 11 and TXA 21 President and General Manager Gary Schneider. “We feel that VYPE TV will be a great complement to our High School Football Game of the Week.”
CBS 11/TXA 21 sports anchor Bill Jones will host the 30-minute show featuring the stories and elements that have made VYPE High School Sports Magazine the most popular and successful high school sports magazine in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
“VYPE’s sports lifestyle magazine approach naturally translates to television,” said VYPE Editor-In-Chief and Producer Tim Polzer. “We will continue to promote the area’s high school sports human interest stories and provide resources for parents of high school students.”
Regular segments on “VYPE TV” will include:
Family Affair – Touching stories about area high school sports families
Triple Play – Parents take their best shot at guessing their student athlete’s favorite bands, video games and more
Game Faces – The faces of athletes, fans, cheerleaders, band and drill team members captured by VYPE’s army of photographers
Community Athlete of the Month – Honoring athletes who give back
VYPE Power Rankings – VYPE ranks the area’s top-20 teams
Player & Team Features – Stories on area high school sports newsmakers
FCA Coach Spotlight – Focusing on area high school coaches
Band of the Week – Spotlighting area high school bands
"Producing VYPE High School Sports Magazine for television extends our ability to reach a larger audience, providing area high school athletes, coaches and their supporters the exposure they deserve," said VYPE Publisher and Executive Producer J.D. Sanders. VYPE is honored to be partnered with the best local sports station in DFW.”
J.D. Sanders, VYPE 469.688.2111 jd(dot)sanders(at)vype(dot)com
Tim Polzer, VYPE 972.896.8006 tim(dot)polzer(at)vype(dot)com
Rick Bowles, Greater Dallas FCA 214. 237.5115 rbowles(at)fca(dot)org
Lori Conrad, KTVT/KTXA 214.245.5529 lconrad(at)cbs(dot)com
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