APSE

APSE

APSPORTSEDITORS.org

Category Archive

Help Wanted

APSE Diversity Weekend event-filled in Indy May 1, 2015

APSE Diversity Weekend was a sunny success over a recent weekend as 2014-15 Fellows Kami Mattioli, Dana Sulonen, Alex Iniguez, and Carron Phillips traveled to Indy to take part in a variety of panels and exercises hosted by Malcolm Moran and the National Sports Journalism Center of Indiana University.

NASCAR to focus on technology, rules and diversity, CEO says April 23, 2015

By JEFF ROSENThe Kansas City Star NASCAR racing has been around for decades, but CEO Brian France continues to stress changing with the times as crucial to retaining fans and attracting new ones.In the final session of the first day of the 2015 APSE Commissioners Meetings, France stressed a trio of what he called “big […]

APSE commissioners meetings: Emmert says Penn State sanctions were ‘right and appropriate’ April 23, 2015

By Paul Myerberg, USA TODAY Sports  NEW YORK — The sanctions levied upon Penn State’s athletic department in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal were “right and appropriate,” NCAA President Mark Emmert said Thursday  during a meeting with the Associated Press Sports Editors, adding that where the national governing body struggled was in communicating with […]

New York Daily News’ Ian Powers takes first in APSE Over 175K Project Reporting April 15, 2015

Ian Powers of the New York Daily News won first place in the Associated Press Sports Editors 2014 contest in Feature Writing for the Over 175,000 circulation category.

Powers won for a series on New York’s NCAA Basketball Tournament history. He will be presented a first-place plaque at the 2015 APSE banquet. The banquet and awards dinner concludes the APSE Conference June 24-­27 at The Westgate Hotel in San Diego, Calif.

Officers

Mike Sherman

Mike Sherman

President
The Oklahoman

Mary Byrne

Mary Byrne

First Vice President
ESPN.com

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
(retired)

In the News

May 21, 2015The Seattle Times is seeking a sports producer

The Seattle Times is looking for a full-time sports producer to direct digital sports content and join a thriving digital news team.

May 19, 2015Registration open for Rio 2016 Games press operations briefing

If you are planning on covering the Rio 2016 Games, you should have received, or will shortly receive, an email outlining how to register for the Press Operations Briefing in Rio de Janiero. Deadline to register is Aug. 21.

more In the News »

Blogs

Sep 15, 2014APSE at ASNE/APME Conference: Day 1

APSE president Mike Sherman of The Oklahoman is attending the ASNE-APME conference in Chicago. Follow his posts and others from Day 1 of the conference for news and updates relevant to sports journalism. Live Blog APSE at ASNE-APME conference  

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.