This story was written by Rafat Ali.
Alloy Media and Marketing, the NYC-based online youth-focused company, has acquired Takkle.com, a high school sports recruitment website also based in NYC. Takkle will become part of the Teen.com Network, Alloy's content and ad network, the companies said, though the site will remain separate for now. Teen.com's network includes its flagship Alloy.com, Gurl.com (which Alloy bought from iVillage, Teen.com, and Channelone.com. More to come
By Rafat Ali