DURHAM, NC – [Tuesday, December 10, 2019] – Teamworks, the leading athlete engagement platform for collegiate and professional organizations, is pleased to announce a partnership with the Xavier Athletics. Xavier will use the platform to increase staff efficiency in processes and empower student-athletes to manage their demanding schedules. In addition to Teamworks’ core offerings, Xavier will leverage Teamworks Academics to encourage academic success of all student-athletes.
“Teamworks’ reputation as a leader in the athletic industry precedes them,” said Greg Christopher, Xavier’s Vice President of Administration and Director of Athletics. “For our student-athletes, Teamworks will bring an element of control and simplicity as the platform helps them navigate their demanding and complex day-to-day lives. Teamworks will empower them to have more ownership of their schedule while still helping them remain accountable to their varied obligations.”
With Teamworks Academics, the Musketeers will simplify the logistics around academic support to improve outcomes. With repetitive work streamlined, Xavier will be able to address the unique academic needs of each student-athlete through individualized, objective-based learning plans.
“Teamworks Academics provides our student-athletes an innovative tool that gives them flexible academic success plans,” said Jeff Poulard, Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance. “Teamworks gives our academic staff a system that integrates both our learning management system as well as our tutor program into one platform. Being able to provide a centralized system for our academic operations will increase the efficiency of students and staff alike. With the time saved through Teamworks, we’ll be able to focus our efforts on building a leading campus experience for our student-athletes.”
Xavier joins more than 2,000 NCAA Division I departments and teams that partner with Teamworks. The Musketeers will use Teamworks to limit the distractions that affect student-athletes daily and set them up for success in sports and life.
“The accessibility of centralized calendars that are customizable and mobile app accessible will be a tremendous time saver for the whole department,” said Christopher. “Both our student-athletes and our staff will have a clear visual of what each day will bring no matter where they are in the country, allowing them to plan appropriately to accomplish their goals.”
“We’re excited to bring the core Teamworks product as well as our new Academics tool to the Xavier student-athletes,” said Zach Maurides, CEO and Founder of Teamworks. “Our partnership will give Xavier the tools needed to effectively communicate with student-athletes and manage a winning experience whether they’re in the classroom or on the field.”
Teamworks is the leading athlete engagement platform, empowering more than 3,000 clients around the world to better connect and collaborate by simplifying their internal processes. Based in Durham, North Carolina, and founded in 2004, Teamworks continues to invest heavily in technology and expand the team to respond to the increasing customer demand. Organizations that depend on Teamworks to create a culture of communication and accountability include more than 2,000 NCAA Division I programs including every Autonomous Conference institution; professional teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS and EPL; collegiate and professional conferences; and national governing bodies. Visit www.teamworks.com for more information.