Get Your Vote On In The 2013 Duck Tape® School Spirit Contest

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10 Northeast Ohio high schools competing for cash prizes

Over the past two weeks, students at 10 high schools in Northeast Ohio have been rocking their school spirit with Duck® brand duct tape to win in the 2013 Duck Tape® School Spirit Contest. Now, it’s school against school as the public helps select the winners from five rivalry pairings – with each winning school receiving a $500 cash prize!

To cast your vote, visit, where the 10 competing schools have posted photos of their Duck Tape® creations. Votes for your favorite schools in each rivalry pairing must be cast by November 13, 2013.

Rivalry pairings include:

  • – Parma High School vs. Normandy High School
  • – Valley Forge High School vs. Holy Name High School
  • – Archbishop Hoban High School vs. Medina High School
  • – Garfield Heights High School vs. Villa Angela- St. Joseph High School

Voters can cast votes once per day and must be Ohio residents ages 14 and over. For more information, to view the entries or to cast your vote, visit

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Duck®, FrogTape®, Painter’s Mate Green®, Caremail®, Easy Liner® and Shurtape® brands. The company is a subsidiary of Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Hickory, N.C., an industry-leading producer of pressure sensitive masking, duct, packaging and specialty tape products, with facilities in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico, Peru, United Arab Emirates and China. Shurtape services numerous markets, including industrial, packaging, HVAC, professional paint, auto, marine, aerospace, arts and entertainment, and retail. Shurtape also manufactures and markets the Shurtape® and Kip® brands. Visit for more information.

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Home Team Marketing is the nation’s leading high school sports marketing company. HTM provides integrated marketing and multimedia solutions for corporate partners and revenue generating opportunities for individual high schools, state high school associations, and other school based activities. Home Team Marketing has access to over 11,000 high schools nationwide and works with four of the top five largest state associations in the country. HTM serves as the official marketing arm for 20 state associations. 50% of all advertising revenue goes back to HTM’s partner schools. To date, a total of $20 million has gone back to schools. HTM was named a finalist in Sports Business Journal’s “Sports Business Award” in the category of “Best in Property Consulting, Sales and Client Services.”