Normoyle Pony League: Coach's Corner


GameChanger Scoring Software

If your team is interested in taking their game scoring and player statistics to a new level, the NYBA is encouraging teams to designate an official team scorer and to try using GameChanger. GameChanger is only available for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch devices running iOS 7.0 or greater and is free for scoring. You can visit the GameChanger website here or you can download the app from iTunes here. GameChanger is free to Live Scores, Game Highlights and Game Start and Over Alerts.


Tips for Coaches 

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