Local Media > MSG Varsity
MSG Varsity is a first-of-its-kind initiative developed exclusively for Optimum customers. It is comprised of a comprehensive online destination, a groundbreaking interactive service and a mobile app dedicated to high school sports throughout the tri-state area. Content for these services includes MSG Varsity's professionally produced programming as well as school-generated content.
MSGVarsity.com brings together MSG Varsity's professional and student-generated content, originating from a vast array of resources including participating schools. In addition to showcasing more than 400 high school events streamed live each season, this dynamic Web destination delivers event highlights, interviews, features, game action photos, live chats with MSG Varsity personalities, rankings, scores and more. MSGVarsity.com also offers exclusive programming and studio shows, including:
- "Quick Hits," a sports highlight and analysis show featuring high school sports guru Mike Quick
- "Put A Face On It," featuring previews and predictions for top tri-state area high school sports games
- "Tri-State Top 25," where MSG Varsity ranks the top teams in various sports across New York, New Jersey and Connecticut
- A variety of seasonal programming focusing on football, basketball, lacrosse, soccer, ice hockey, wrestling, baseball and more.
Interactive (Optimum TV Channel 614)
MSG Varsity Interactive leverages the power of the Internet and interactive television to showcase MSG Varsity's content at our customers' fingertips. This interactive television offering takes MSG Varsity's comprehensive library of professional and school-generated content and makes it available for viewing on television. With their remote control, viewers can search for and select the content they want to watch, including coverage of high school sports games and activities, photos, scores and MSG Varsity's full suite of programming.
Mobile (MSG Varsity App for iOS, Android and Kindle Devices)
Optimum customers can take MSG Varsity's award-winning coverage with them anywhere their smartphone or tablet goes, thanks to the free MSG Varsity app. The MSG Varsity app provides access to the full slate of MSG Varsity content, including live streaming high school sports games and events, scores, studio shows, highlights and more. The app is fully customizable and allows customers to select content by region, sport or school.