Miami Dolphins First In NFL To Stream High School Football On Facebook

Miami Gardens, FL – December 14, 2015 – Solar Life Stadium: Sam Madison and Patrick Surtain of the Miami Dolphins speaking to the South Miami High School Gray Ghosts throughout Monday Night time Lights previous to a Monday Night time Football recreation (Photograph by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Photographs)

Facebook has develop into a go-to platform for streaming stay occasions. Whether or not it’s utilizing Facebook Reside or its new present platform, Watch, increasingly corporations and organizations have turned to Facebook to get the job finished.

The Miami Dolphins are not any totally different.

The Dolphins are working with Facebook and ASBN to reside stream a weekly highschool soccer recreation — the primary NFL to do that.

The video games will function groups from Miami-Dade and Broward counties and might be out there on the Miami Dolphins High School Stay web page by means of Facebook’s Watch, which continues to emerge as a spot to seek out stay sports.

“By working with Facebook and ASBN, the Miami Dolphins are as soon as once more proving to be revolutionary adaptors by bringing soccer and know-how collectively,” Miami Dolphins Senior Vice President of Communications & Group Affairs Jason Jenkins stated in a press release. “This program will additional our mission of celebrating youth soccer in South Florida and now convey the tales of those coaches, gamers and groups to a nationwide viewers.”

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Earlier than kickoffs, the Dolphins may even stream “The Audible: Football Fridays” — a 30-minute program that will probably be hosted by former Dolphins Kim Bokamper and Joe Rose. This present will preview the highschool video games that might be streamed and in addition speak about with is in retailer for the Dolphins.

The primary recreation — Deerfield Seashore vs. St. Thomas Aquinas — drew greater than 233,000 views, because the Dolphins’ Ndamukong Suh attended the competition in individual to do the coin toss and promoted the stream. The subsequent matchup that shall be streamed will between American Heritage and Cardinal Gibbons on Friday at 7 p.m. ET.