Congrats! You’re a Semi-Finalist!
Your highlight has been chosen as 1 of our Top 25 Best Offensive Plays or Top 25 Best Defensive Plays. Now that we’ve launched the online voting phase for your highlight, it’s your job to get as many votes as possible!
The 10 highlights in each category that receive the most votes win a spot in our Top 10 Finalists, and on to be judged by our Pro Ballplayer. Our judge will award our Top 3 Winners for Best Offensive Play and Top 3 Winners for Best Defensive Play!
What are the deadlines?
Mon, Nov 5 – Top 25 Semi-Finalists for each category are announced and voting begins.
Fri, Nov 30 at 11:59pm ET – Voting ends.
Sat, Dec 1 – Top 10 Finalists for each category are announced.
Mon, Dec 10 – Top 3 MVP Award Winners for each category are announced.
How do I get votes?
Promote, promote! Vote for your own highlight and share it with your friends, family and followers in social media. On the voting page, find your highlight, vote for it, then you can copy the link to your specific highlight URL. Share this URL along with any of these promo graphics to spread the word that you’re a Semi-Finalist and in need of votes to win a spot as a Finalist.
Sample Text for Your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram Posts:
I need your help to secure a spot as a Top 10 Finalist in the HiCast Sports Network 2018 MVP Awards presented by Rawlings. Watch my highlight, vote for me and help me share it! (highlight link goes here) #hicastmvp
Awesome Prizes by
Top 3 Best Defensive Play Winners
Rawlings Custom Glove ($459.95 value) – Winners choose your leather, fit, size and pattern, and customize everything from stitching, laces, color, liner, break-in and more. Create your custom glove just like the pros!
Top 3 Best Offensive Play Winners
Rawlings 2019 Quatro Bat ($349.99 value) – Winners choose your certification, size and drop. More pop. More distance. There are no trade-offs with the NEW Quatro Pro. Hitters can be confident at the plate with the longest barrel in our lineup, an even larger sweet spot for more pop and now, incredible balance for faster swing speeds. Add the newly redesigned, stiffer handle-collar to reduce vibration and eliminate barrel drag and you have everything you need to Light 'Em Up! Check out the details.
Top 10 Finalists for Best Offensive Play & Top 10 for Best Defensive Play
Rawlings New Mach Batting Helmet ($64.99 value) – Winners pick Junior or Senior size and two-tone or tone-on-tone design in your choice of color with or without an EXT flap. Today's pitchers throw harder, and shots off the bat are faster than ever. As the industry leader in protective our engineers could not sleep until our gear matched the speed of the game. Engineered to perform. Check ‘em out!
Top 25 Semi-Finalists for Best Offensive Play & Top 25 for Best Defensive Play
Rawlings Sackpack ($29.99 value) – This player's drawstring-closure sackpack is the perfect bag to carry your must-haves to and from the ball field. It features an interior valuables pocket and an exterior zip pocket. Fits two water bottles and sunflower seeds, of course. You’ve already scored this prize!
Frequently Asked Questions
Who wins the prizes, the HiCast Sports user who saved and shared the highlight or the player(s) featured in the play?
The HiCast Sports user who saved and shared the highlight in our app’s HiCast Feed is the eligible winner. The winner of the prize and can gift it to whomever they like, if they choose. We will identify the name of the featured player(s) to promote their amazing play.
If I’m in the Top 3 Winners, do I still keep get the Finalist and Semi-Finalist prizes?
Yep, you sure do! If you are one of our Top 3 Winners for Best Offensive Play or Best Defensive Play, you’ll also get the Player Sackpack and new Mach Batting Helmet.
Can folks vote for my highlight more than once?
Nope. A user (identified by their email address) can only vote for your highlight once. They can, however, vote for as many other highlights as they like.
How will I know if my highlight is selected as a Finalist?
How will I know if my highlight is one of the Top 3 Winners?
We’ll announce it on the contest website on Dec 10, 2018 and we’ll send you an email. Well also share announcements in social media, so follow us if you haven’t already: Instagram | Twitter | Facebook
When do I get my prize(s)?
After the contest, we’ll work with Rawlings to mail out your prize(s) as quickly as we can.
Have a question we haven’t answered? Give us a shout!