SACRAMENTO, CALIF. — The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) and HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc. announced today the signing of a one-year agreement. HyperX will serve as a Presenting Partner of the CIF Esports Initiative. Additionally, HyperX will serve as the Official Headset, Official Keyboard, Official Mouse and Official Mousepad of the CIF’s new esports program.
“We welcome HyperX to the CIF esports family,” stated Ron Nocetti CIF Executive Director. “And we look forward to partnering for the benefit of our students and member schools.”
“The Esports Initiative of the CIF is opening doors for high school students. As part of our amateur esports athlete outreach, HyperX is excited to support their shared vision to unlock the potential of these esports players in California”, said Wendy Lecot, head of strategic partnerships, HyperX. “Through competitive gameplay, players build character and maintain wellness as part of their journey to become the next generation of talent in the gaming industry.”
HyperX is the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer, with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, PC, console and mobile power users with high-performance components. For 16 years, the HyperX mission has been to develop gaming products for all types of gamers – high-speed memory, solid-state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, charging accessories for console players, USB flash drives, and mousepads – to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning HyperX brand is known for consistently delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of celebrity ambassadors, pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and over-clockers worldwide because it meets the most stringent product specifications and is built with best-in-class components. HyperX has shipped over 65 million memory modules and 10 million gaming headsets worldwide.
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About the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF)
The CIF was created in 1914 and is the governing body for high school sports in the state of California. CIF is uniquely positioned to foster student growth in values and ethics. CIF’s ideal of “Pursuing Victory with Honor,” provides the opportunity to influence the actions of the athletic community. CIF strives to promote equity, quality, character and academic development. CIF is a nonprofit federation and the state office, located in Sacramento, Calif., represents the interests of its member Sections. The 10 Sections represent geographic regions within the state: Central, Central Coast, Los Angeles City, North Coast, Northern, Oakland, Sac-Joaquin, San Diego, San Francisco, and Southern. CIF represents 1,606 public and private member schools and more than 838,000 student-athletes. CIF conducts Regional and State Championships in badminton, cross country, football, volleyball, tennis, wrestling, basketball, soccer, swimming & diving, track & field, golf and water polo. CIF Sections conduct championships in more than 22 sports.