THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Sports

Sports teams, athletes, leagues, networks and services are eligible for this award. Objectives include engaging current fans, driving traffic, expanding fanbase and educating viewers and followers.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

winner
"Howler Soccer Ball Phone"
In June 2017, Kovert Creative announced an equity partnership with Howler Media, a multimedia platf…
finalist
@TheCheckdown
The Checkdown is a social-driven, football-focused digital and social media property focused exclus…
Atlanta United Inaugural Season Social Media
Atlanta United was presented with a unique challenge in its Inaugural Season. Facing worry among fa…
Degree Men Puts Viewers On The Court With Steph Curry
With a known quantity like NBA superstar Stephen Curry, how do you continue to surprise and delight…
Los Angeles Lakers Social Media Campaign
VIEW CASE STUDYOur #IAMLA digital/social campaign kicked off with a :60 spot, followed by a series …
MLB Tonight's Social Media Integration
In 2017, MLB Network examined how it could continue to build on the success of its flagship studio …
finalist
NASCAR Social Media
Execute break-through, social-first marketing campaigns that are optimized for each social media ch…
Orlando Magic Tip-Off Campaign
The Orlando Magic wanted to "Tip Off" the 2017-18 season by engaging fans of all ages and demograph…
Philadelphia Eagles
To inspire and serve the greatest football city in America.
QB1: Beyond the Lights
The objective of "QB1: Beyond the Lights" was to shine a light on the inner workings of high-stakes…
Road to the Super Bowl
Mandt Media's exclusive partnership with the Philadelphia Eagles gives fans unprecedented access to…
finalist
audience honor
Skol Skribbles - Transforming Snapchat with Vikings Fans
It's no secret that Minnesota Vikings fans are extremely passionate about the team. With a winning …
The Minneapolis Miracle – Capturing Sports History from a Sideline Cam
Backstory and Objective: After a record-breaking regular season for the Minnesota Vikings, the team…
finalist
WWE
At WWE, each digital platform is not simply treated as a portal to consume content, but a destinati…
finalist
delTHORtro, a 2017 US Open Viral Moment
delTHORtro, one tweet sparked a 7-day viral conversation during the 2017 US Open.How the idea origi…