2017 opendorse Awards

We’re proud to partner with some of the most innovative properties in sports. Here’s some of their best work from the past year with opendorse.

2017 opendorse Awards

We’re proud to partner with some of the most innovative properties in sports. Here’s some of their best work from the past year with opendorse.

Rookie Of The Year

PGA Tour

PGA Tour shared 440+ posts with their golfers resulting in over 12M impressions and 2.4M video views.

@MattieLouC | @p_mcclellan

Most Active College Property

Georgia Athletics

The Dawgs’ dedicated alumni shared 275+ posts, driving fan engagement back to their alma mater.

@dbbrandenburg | @Jenni_Jen85

Highest Acceptance Rate

UCF Athletics

At 90%, UCF had the highest content acceptance rate by their athletes, coaches and administrators.

@EricDeSalvo

Best Fan Reaction

Auburn Athletics

Auburn had our favorite fan reaction to a post shared via opendorse. Tiger fan Andrew McGill shared the selfie that was captured in Jarrett Stidham’s post.

@austinwpenny

Best Fan Reaction

Auburn Athletics

Auburn had our favorite fan reaction to a post shared via opendorse. Tiger fan Andrew McGill shared the selfie that was captured in Jarrett Stidham’s post.

@austinwpenny

Most International Roster

LPRT

The women of LPRT hail from over 15 different countries.

@lprtour

Most Engagements

UCF Athletics

UCF racked up more than 420K engagements in 2017.

@EricDeSalvo

Trailblazer Award

New Jersey Devils

The NJ Devils became the first NHL team to partner with opendorse.

@tweeterjain

Throwing it Back

TCU Athletics

Josh Doctson’s FBF post was the most engaging throwback post of 2017.

@CatenHyde | @kseay5

Throwing it Back

TCU Athletics

Josh Doctson’s FBF post was the most engaging TBT/FBF post of 2017.

@CatenHyde | @kseay5

Most Engaged Audience

Clemson Athletics

Clemson had the highest engagement rate of all opendorse partners at 19.6%.

@Jonathan_Gantt

Comeback of the Year

UAB Athletics

UAB connected with alumni to re-engage their loyal fan base and kickoff #theReturn.

@tedfeeley

Largest Campaign

Mizzou Football

Mizzou shared 95 athlete-driven posts to welcome the incoming class of football signees.

@AUSTYNCS_6 | @chelseakvaughn

Largest Custom Content Campaign

Nebraska Athletics

The Huskers created custom jersey graphics for 50+ alumni in support of the 1997 National Championship team.

@kmosier42

Largest Custom Content Campaign

Nebraska Athletics

The Huskers created custom jersey graphics for 50+ alumni in support of the 1997 National Championship team.

@kmosier42

Best Anniversary Campaign

Pitt Athletics

Pitt celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the historic #13to9 win over then-second ranked West Virginia by sharing content with 8 alumni from the 2007 team.

@JSGriff

Coach Speak

Purdue Athletics

Purdue harnessed the power of their coaches, sharing 70 posts in their first year with opendorse. 

@Little_goalie | @RobertSampson

Community Builder

Kentucky Athletics

Big Blue Nation is a fierce fanbase that goes above and beyond. Props to the Wildcats for building and recognizing the #BBN community. Backstreet Boy Kevin Richardson is a die-hard Wildcats fan and enjoys sharing content on their behalf.

@guyramsey | @noahjrichter

Spreading The Love

Indiana Athletics

Lynnea Phillips at Indiana has been one of our biggest advocates on social media.

@LynneaPhillips

Spreading The Love

Indiana Athletics

Lynnea Phillips at Indiana has been one of our biggest advocates on social media.

@LynneaPhillips

Best Uniform Unveil

Iowa Athletics

25 Iowa alumni shared posts to showcase their blackout jerseys and plans for a stadium blackout vs. Ohio State.

@KelseyLavy

Top Sponsor Integration

PGA Tour

Ten past FedExCup champions interacted with one another on Twitter, building up to the FedExCup renewal announcement.

@MattieLouC | @p_mcclellan

Most Video Views

Nebraska Athletics

Throughout 2017, Nebraska captured an extra 1.1M video views by sharing content with athlete alumni via opendorse.

@kmosier42