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Job Wanted

Date postedJob(s) wantedContact
5/5/15The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) seeks a night sports editor

The Gazette’s night sports editor will lead an award-winning sports team in producing “a section that goes far beyond game coverage, and dives into participatory sports and extensive enterprise about sports-related issues.”

4/7/15Meet Bill Foley, who seeks football or baseball beat writing position

I have nearly two decades of experience covering minor league baseball, college football and prep sports. Currently, I run ButteSports.com, where we cover every sports team and individual around the clock in Butte, Montana. The website draws more than 100,000 views each month.

4/7/15Meet Evan F. Moore, a freelance Chicago-based writer

His work has appeared in The Nation , Chicago Sun-Times ,Chicago Tribune, ChicagoSide , The Shadow League , Omaha World-Tribune , Thrillist, Thrillist Chicago , Red Eye,,Chicago Reporter, Daily Herald,Huffington Post,Comcast SportsNet Chicago, Daily Southtown,Gapers Block, The Hockey Writers, Extra Bilingual Newspaper, Time Out Chicago and Community Media Workshop’s We Are Not Alone/No Estamos Solos project on youth violence .

3/24/15Meet Alan Schechter

Meet an editor/lead writer for The Jet Press who seeks a full-time position writing about the NFL.

2/27/15Job wanted: Eric Smith

Meet an award-winning freelance sports reporter based in Phoenix, Ariz., looking for an opportunity to join a top-notch and energetic sports staff as a reporter or beat writer.

2/16/15Job wanted: Meet Brenden West

Meet a winner of state AP awards for spot sports reporting the last two years, along with two top honors from the Iowa Newspaper Association — the Outstanding Young Iowa Journalist Award in 2013, and the Harrison Weber Award for Investigative Reporting in 2015.

1/6/15Job wanted: Meet Lance Rinker

Deadline oriented writer with a strong background in sports writing and copy editing seeks a sports reporter position.

11/17/14Job wanted: Meet James Parks

James Parks, a writer with experience covering pro and college football and pro hockey, seeks a reporting position.

7/23/14Job Wanted: Meet John Faulkner

John Faulkner seeks position as reporter or sports editor. ” Has been known to break news around the clock via twitter and blog.”

6/16/14Job wanted: Meet Jackson Michael

Jackson Michael seeks postition as sportswriter, columnist, researcher, reporter or blogger. Contact: MichaelJacksonTX@Outlook.com (512) 350-3360

5/1/14Job wanted: Meet Mark McMullen

Mark McMullen Positon sought: Sports reporter, sports writer, sports multimedia, sports layout design  Contact info: mmcmull2@emich.edu Website: http://mmcmull2.wordpress.com  Previous jobs: Interned for the Oakland Press, Heritage Media and Scout.com. Jeff Kuehn was my supervisor for the Oakland Press, Randy Castro was the sports editor with Heritage Media and I worked with Mike Wilson for Scout.com or SpartanDigest.com […]

4/2/14Tom Clos: Seeking sports reporter position

Tom Clos: Seeking sports reporter position

3/4/14Chris Jung, available for hire

Chris Jung seeking position as prep sports reporter, multimedia sports journalist, collegiate (asst.) SID

2/19/13Summer internship in sports writing/freelance opportunities

A Penn State junior seeks a summer internship in sports writing/reporting and freelance opportunities.

9/15/12Sports reporter/sports writer

Name: Kris Lancaster Position Sought: Sports reporter/Sports writer Contact: kwlancas@uncg.edu/ (919) 259-9098 I am a senior this fall at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and will be graduating in December with a Bachelor's degree in English. For the past three years, I wrote for the school paper, The Carolinian, where I covered volleyball, […]

7/30/12Sports editor, Des Moines Register

Des Moines Register Media seeks a high-energy, strategic-thinking sports editor to lead an award-winning sports staff and to direct coverage in print and the digital space for The Des Moines Register and DesMoinesRegister.com. This editor should have a passion for college and high school athletics, as The Register is located in the heart of the […]

4/9/12Sports reporter

Experienced sports reporter seeks full-time employment.

Denis Gorman
3/19/12Seeking sports reporter job

Reporter with nine years experience seeks full-time sports reporter position at a daily newspaper or website.

Bruce Bourquin
7/18/11Seeking job as reporter

Sports writer seeking position as a writer / reporter for professional and college sports. Specialize in Football and Basketball, also knowledgeable in Baseball and Hockey. I bring a unique point of view to my writing, which is both informative and engaging.  Name – Ben Sullivan Position Sought – Sports Writer Email – Sullivan.Benjamin@gmail.com Phone – 774-313-0947

Ben Sullivan
7/13/11Baseball writer

 Baseball Writer specializing in the Toronto Blue Jays/Canadian Baseball. Has previous experience covering the Blue Jays. Brings a relatively significant social media following. Contact timziegler@hotmail.com  

Tim Ziegler
5/4/11Sports writer to cover pros, colleges

Name: Andrew Bonifant   Position sought: Sports writer, reporter, editor.   Contact email: Andrew.bonifant@gmail.com   Contact phone number: 603-491-5703.   I'm currently working as a sportswriter and copy editor at the Concord Monitor, and am looking for an opportunity to cover college and professional sports with a greater emphasis on reporting. I’ve worked for both […]

Andrew Bonifant
5/2/11Sports/newsroom management (web or print)

Name: Bill Bradley Position sought: Sports and/or news management in web or print company. Contact e-mail: billbradleysac@gmail.com Contact phone number: 916-202-4104 Former Sports Editor of Sacramento Bee and Nashville Tennessean is looking to jump back into news management, preferably in a sports capacity. I have 32 years of experience as a reporter, designer, editor and […]

Bill Bradley
5/1/11Sports writer

Name: Jeremy McDonald   Position Sought:  Sports Reporter, Sports Writer.   Contact: mcdonaldj@students.sou.edu Phone: 541-227-9435.   I'm a senior journalism student at Southern Oregon University. I am about to graduate from SOU here in June with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism. I've been interning at the Mail Tribune since December 2010, and I've written […]

Jeremy McDonald
3/24/11Reporter, writer

I am a young journalist looking for full-time employment in the sports section of a daily newspaper anywhere within the United States. I am a two-time winner of the Region 4 Mark of Excellence Award from the Society of Professional Journalists, a two-time winner of the best collegiate sports writer in Ohio from the SPJ […]

Doug Tiffft
3/14/11Reporting internship

Name: Chris Wells. Position sought: Sports Reporting Internship. E-mail: Christopher.wells@umontana.edu. Phone: 206-613-9064. I am a journalism student at The University of Montana and have done internships with Scout.com and the SeattlePI.com. With Scout, I covered the University of Washington men's basketball team and with the Seattle PI, I was the beat writer for the Seattle […]

Chris Wells


Mike Sherman

Mike Sherman

The Oklahoman

Mary Byrne

Mary Byrne

First Vice President

Tommy Deas

Tommy Deas

Second Vice President
The Tuscaloosa News

John Bednarowski, sports editor of the Marietta (Ga.) Daily Journal, was elected to a two-year term as APSE's third vice president in 2014.

John Bednarowski

Third Vice President
Marietta Daily Journal

Jack Berninger

Jack Berninger

Executive Director
Richmond Times-Dispatch

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Aug 6, 2012Third Vice President’s column: Reach out to smaller papers that are not APSE members

  By Tommy Deas Executive Sports Editor The Tuscaloosa (Ala.) News   First, let me extend my thanks and appreciation to those who elected me to this position and to all the old friends I got to see and new friends I got to meet at the Summer Conference in Chicago. The Third Vice President’s […]

Jul 28, 2012President’s column: The time is now to invest in the future of APSE

Sponsoring a student through APSE’s new Student Outreach Initiative is a great way to give back to the organization and the future of sports journalism. APSE President Gerry Ahern calls on APSE members to recruit and sponsor one college student as a member of the organization. The students can come from your alma mater or your coverage area. The $25 fee will give the students access to the minds and events that will shape the future of sports journalism.