FRANKLIN, Ind. – The Franklin College athletic department is pleased to announce a new partnership with Hubler Automotive Group as the corporate sponsor of GrizTV, the official web-streaming service for Franklin College sports.
Hubler Automotive Group will sponsor approximately 50 broadcasts of home contests in football, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's soccer, volleyball, baseball, softball and women's lacrosse.
The financial support from Hubler Automotive Group will enable Franklin College to upgrade equipment and expand student staffing for GrizTV broadcasts. The on-air and production responsibilities enable Franklin College students to gain valuable hands-on experience in the broadcast communication field through the primarily student-run operation.
"We are very excited about this partnership," said director of athletics Kerry Prather. "The support provided by the Hubler group will help us take the next steps in this exciting platform that enables families, friends and alumni throughout the world to follow their favorite Grizzly teams. We are grateful to the Hubler family for their interest in Franklin College and this opportunity to expand student engagement in the area of sports broadcasting."