ORLANDO, Fla. – Florida Memorial University athletic website www.fmuathletics.com earned national top-10 awards at this week’s NAIA-SIDA National Convention. The newly redesigned website was launched less than a year ago in September 2013. At the national convention in Orlando, Fla., Florida Memorial’s athletic website tied for 10th place for the best  “Outsourced Websites” contest and was tops among the Sun Conference members. The Lions’ website was designed by SIDEARM Sports and is maintained by Sports Information Director Damian Alexander.

Fmuathletics.com posted over 300 articles during the 2013-14 athletic season. The website features live streaming of home contests, extensive photo galleries for each sport and social media integration. The online presence of Florida Memorial Athletics also unveiled a complete mobilized version of the website during the past year.

“We couldn’t be more thankful for the national awards given to our website. Our online presence with the website is a crucial window into our institution and athletic department, so to receive this award is a great honor,” said Florida Memorial athletic director Robert Smith. “Damian Alexander does a tremendous job managing the athletic site throughout the year, which is a huge recruiting tool for our athletic programs and Florida Memorial University.”

To see a complete list of national winners from the NAIA-SIDA convention, click here. http://www.naia.org/pdf9/2739992.pdf?DB_OEM_ID=27900

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