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Chronicling history: How writers covered American Pharoah’s Triple Crown June 14, 2015

As part of the organization’s new Q&A series APSE reached out to writers who covered this year’s Belmont Stakes. The 13 respondents vary in how much they’ve covered horse racing previously, ranging from decades to covering a race for the first time, and encompass reporters who captured the immediacy of the news, those who wrote longer features and columnists.

How editors covered American Pharoah, Triple Crown June 14, 2015

APSE reached out to editors from local and national outlets which regularly cover horse racing and the Triple Crown races as part of the organization’s new Q&A series. Their input provides insight into how organizations of varying print circulations, from different regions and online presences went about planning for the event and executing their coverage.

UCF Report: Little diversity found in sports departments June 12, 2015

“The report card is disappointing and shows how far we have to go,” said Mike Sherman, APSE’s president and sports editor of The Oklahoman. “It’s imperative that APSE continue to encourage and assist member organizations as they strive to build staffs that reflect the growing diversity of our communities.” To that end, Sherman noted several efforts APSE has used to foster diversity.

Officers

Mary Byrne

Mary Byrne

President
ESPN.com

Tommy Deas

Tommy Deas

First Vice President
The Tuscaloosa News

Todd Adams

Todd M. Adams

Second Vice President
San Diego Union-Tribune

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

Jun 26, 2015APSE Summer Conference Workshop: Dealing with Harsh Reality

Journalists talk about bouncing back from tough personal and professional situations

Jun 26, 2015APSE Summer Conference workshop: Traveling? Go Strong or Stay Home

Sports department leaders talk about the importance of making the most of road trips

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.