Newly graduated from Indiana University, I earned a degree in Sports Communications – Broadcasting. I’m a huge fan of sports, especially the statistical side. I hope to continue to do this for a living. Follow me on Twitter @QTipsforSports
COLLEGE MEDIA EXPERIENCE
IUSportCom.com, Bloomington, Ind., a student-managed sports website at IU; 2012 – 2015
- 2013-2015, conceived, developed and writes weekly blog during basketball season, blending news with statistically supported opinion, trend analysis and insight to provide updates on the careers of former IU basketball players currently in the NBA.
- 2013-14, created and oversaw weekly interactive bracket-style contest that allowed readers to select by click-vote the greatest all-time IU men’s basketball player.
- 2013-14, covered several IU men’s basketball games, writing game stories and analysis.
- 2013-14, wrote general-interest weekly sports blog.
WIUX, Bloomington, Ind., a student-managed radio station at IU; 2012 – 2015
- 2013-15, engineers live play-by-play broadcasts
- 2015, co-hosts and shapes content for weekly, topic-driven sports talk show focusing on IU athletics.
- 2013-15, provided play-by-play or color for IU football, men’s and women’s basketball broadcasts.
- 2013-14, produced and appeared on-air on panel sports discussion shows and co-hosted men’s basketball postgame wrap-ups. Training in game broadcast engineering/production. Online: wiux.org
- 2012-14, oversaw the compilation of weekly NFL Power Rankings for radio station website wiux.org
Big Ten Student U/BigTen2Go, student-produced programming for Big Ten Network; 2012 – present
- Provided production support and on-air play-by-play or analysis for Big Ten Network telecast of women’s basketball and podcasts of wrestling, swimming, soccer, field hockey, and basketball.
IUSTV, Bloomington, Ind., a student-managed TV station at IU; 2011-12
- 2012-13, served as reporter, studio camera operator, audio board operator for student television station. Online: iustv.com
WORK EXAMPLES NOT ON THIS SITE
http://iusportcom.com/prosports/basketball/hoosiers-in-the-nba-catching-up-with-christian-watford-in-the-d-league/, weekly recap of former IU basketball players now playing professionally.
http://iusportcom.com/iuvarsitysports/iubasketball/mbb/greatest-iu-player-bracket-final-four-poll-may-vs-alford-cheaney-vs-thomas/, the final four of my IU Greatest Player Bracket, March 14, 2014
http://iusportcom.com/prosports/basketball/zeller-and-oladipo-watch-shooting-improvements/, week 19 of my weekly watch and recap of Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo’s rookie seasons.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcP0-j8rzLQ , man-on-the-street interviews,” IUSTV, November 2011
http://tinyurl.com/7ysdgls, prep basketball story for Treasure Coast Newspapers/TCPalm.com, Feb. 13, 2011
Smithville Communications, Bloomington, Ind., 2014 – present
- Part-time, served as color analyst, camera operator or on-air statistician for over 20 telecasts of high school sporting events.
Peegs.com, Bloomington, Ind., an IU sports fan website affiliated with Rivals.com; 2013 – present
- Provides content as independent contractor correspondent; in 2014, provided extensive coverage of IU baseball team, including in early rounds of the NCAA Tournament.
Treasure Coast Newspapers, Stuart, Fla.; 2011-14
- Independent-contractor sports reporter for a daily newspaper.
ESPN 760, West Palm Beach, Fla.; 2009
- Unpaid intern; various duties, with concentration in marketing and sound editing.