Oahu, HI + Huntington Beach, CA (January 22, 2021) – The Oahu League (OL) and Trace are excited to announce an exclusive partnership as the Official Video Services Partner for the upcoming 2021 season. Trace will provide OL clubs with the ability to capture game results and deliver automated, individual player moments that are ready to share with family, friends, and college coaches.
“Using match footage will allow our clubs to improve the tactical awareness of players, provide a teaching aid for coaches, and a recruiting tool for colleges and pro teams.”
– Christopher Keem, Oahu League
“This partnership will provide the clubs in Hawaii the opportunity to utilize match video, which our league feels is a key aspect in the development of high-performance players and coaches,” says Christopher Keem, CEO and President of Oahu League. “Using match footage will allow our clubs to improve the tactical awareness of players, provide a teaching aid for coaches, and a recruiting tool for colleges and pro teams. Eventually, we hope to expand this as a tool for referees to utilize in their development. Trace offers Oahu League clubs a great opportunity to enhance their players’ experience and we are excited to have them on board as our newest Oahu League partner.”
Trace allows teams to combine automated filming, personalized moments, player performance data, and recruiting all in one platform that is seamless to navigate and easy to share. Trace does not require any additional editing, allowing clubs to offer immediate video content for their players to send to college coaches and maximize their exposure for recruiting purposes.
“At a time when travel and recruiting opportunities are limited, the Oahu League is taking the necessary steps to equip their players with the tools they need to succeed.”
– David Lokshin, Trace
“We’re excited to partner with the Oahu League, an organization truly dedicated to supporting their member clubs and teams.” said David Lokshin, the CEO and Founder of Trace. “At a time when travel and recruiting opportunities are limited, the Oahu League is taking the necessary steps to equip their players with the tools they need to succeed.”
Trace is now the Official Video Services Provider of The Oahu League. All OL member clubs will have access to exclusive packages and content.
Trace is a sports technology company that is changing the way teams and clubs film and consume soccer video. Trace uses a robot camera, GPS sensors, and powerful software to film the game and create moments for every player automatically. With Trace, coaching, player development, and recruiting are seamless.
Maggy Mahalick | Director of Strategic Partnerships
About Oahu League:
The Oahu League (OL) is affiliated with Hawaii Youth Soccer Association (HYSA) through US Youth Soccer (USYS) and United States Soccer Federation (USSF).
Formed in 1996, it has provided a competitive playing environment for youth soccer players, coaches, and referees. The league runs three (3) seasons for U6-U12 players (Fall, Winter, Spring) and two (2) for U13 to U19 players (Fall & Spring) for over 4,500 players on the island of Oahu.
Christopher Keem | CEO + President