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Date postedJob(s) wantedContact
6/8/16Blake Nash seeking Division I college beat writing position

Name: Blake Nash, sports writer, reporter and photographer Contact email: gbnash@robdailynews.com Contact phone number: (618) 553-9263 Position sought: D-1 college sports beat writer in football, basketball, baseball or softball. Summary: I covered sports for three years at the Daily Eastern News at Eastern Illinois University. Sports I covered included: men’s and women’s cross country, track, […]

5/3/16Drew Bonifant seeks major-sports beat writing position

Name: Drew Bonifant, staff sports writer and reporter   Contact email: andrew.bonifant@gmail.com   Contact phone number: 603-491-5703   Position sought: D-I college/pro beat writer in either of four major sports, as well as golf or NASCAR   Summary: I’ve worked at the Concord Monitor in New Hampshire as a staff sportswriter since 2012, with a focus on […]

3/28/16James Simpson II seeks full-time position

Name: James Simpson II, Freelance Sports Writer/Columnist/Reporter Email address: jsimprt@gmail.com Phone Number: 478-955-7752 Position Sought: I am seeking a full-time sports writer/reporter/columnist position for a major/well-known sports website, college or pro beat, newspaper, or magazine. I have experience writing columns and stories online and in print. Summary: I am currently a freelance sports writer and […]

3/14/16Mark Rico-Caul seeks full-time position

I have covered the WAC, Sun Belt and Southland Conference for almost 10 years as well as Texas State High School Championship Football and some NBA. I am currently a freelance writer that is looking for a part or full time position at a daily newspaper.

8/25/15Abbey Mastracco, Multimedia Sports Writer

Abbey Mastracco, Multimedia Sports Writer   Position sought: NHL, MLB or college beat writing position   Contact: abbeymastracco@gmail.com or 916-220-6076 Twitter: @abbeymastracco   Summary: I’m a Los Angeles-based reporter who has primarily covered the both NHL and MLB teams as well as UCLA and Big West sports for the last three years. I’ve covered a […]

6/5/15Meet Michael B. Grant, veteran college sports journalist

Michael B. Grant has background in digital media, online publishing and social networks

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


Mary Byrne

Mary Byrne


Tommy Deas

Tommy Deas

First Vice President
The Tuscaloosa News

Jack Berninger

Jack Berninger

Executive Director
Richmond Times-Dispatch

Bill Eichenberger

Bill Eichenberger

Bleacher Report

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