Micro Fantasy Brings Real-time Prediction Contest Technology to Terre Haute REX in 2018
Third Prospect League team adds digital fan engagement platform
Brecksville, Ohio, USA – Wednesday, April 25, 2018: Micro Fantasy LLC has announced a partnership with the Terre Haute REX to provide its Micro Fantasy play-by-play prediction contests for all 2018 home games. The REX are a collegiate summer baseball team located in Terre Haute, Indiana. The team began play in the Prospect League in 2010.
All attendees of 2018 REX home games with the Micro Fantasy app installed on their mobile phones (iPhone or Android) can participate in Micro Fantasy predication contests. Those watching games on ProspectLeague.tv or listening to them on the REX Radio Network through local stations, WAMB 99.5 FM in Terre Haute, and in Brazil 11:30 AM or 106.9 FM, can also participate in the contests.
The REX open their 2018 home season on May 31 against the Lafayette Aviators. With the free Micro Fantasy sports prediction app, fans can pick from ten options to guess whether the next batter might fly out, strike out, walk, or hit a home run! Three contests are offered (each three innings) over the course of a full nine-inning game. At the end of each contest, the the highest point total wins a prize from one of the REX sponsors.
"We are very excited to offer a new way for REX fans to stay engaged in our games by predicting player's at bats with Micro Fantasy Baseball for the 2018 season,“ said Bruce Rosselli REX Owner and General Manager.
“We are also proud of Alorica, a longtime and loyal supporter of the REX, for stepping up as the presenting sponsor."
The Micro Fantasy prediction contest mobile app is currently available for download through the Apple App Store and Google Play. An online version is also available on microfantasy.com. Micro Fantasy contests are available for baseball, softball and football games. Contests can be scaled for every level of play from pro to youth. Contests for other sports are in development.
"We are very excited Micro Fantasy contests will be offered this season by the Terre Haute REX - our third Prospect League team along with the West Virginia Miners and Butler BlueSox,” said Micro Fantasy Founder and CEO Joel Crites. “Micro Fantasy Baseball will add fun and excitement to REX fans game day experience and Bruce Rosselli will provide valuable insight as Prospect League President and General Manager of the 2015 league champions. Alorica’s tech-based service platform makes them a perfect fit as the presenting sponsor for Micro Fantasy Baseball.
About Terre Haute REX
REX Baseball is a wood bat team for college players to develop their baseball skills over the summer. The REX is one of hundreds of teams across the country that recruit players from all 50 states, Canada, South America and Puerto Rico. The REX is part of the 11-team Prospect League, which started in 2009.
About Micro Fantasy LLC
Micro Fantasy LLC was formed in 2015 in Brecksville, Ohio. Its mission is to increase fan enjoyment in live sporting events thru real-time, play-by play prediction contests. Prediction contests are delivered through the proprietary Micro Fantasy mobile and desktop app. The simple interface is easy to learn and content is suitable for all ages. No gambling is facilitated through the Micro Fantasy app. For more information about Micro Fantasy prediction contests, visit microfantasy.com or email email@example.com.