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Abbey Mastracco, Multimedia Sports Writer Aug. 25, 2015

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 […]

Salt Lake City seeks copy desk slot person Aug. 18, 2015

The Salt Lake Tribune/ sltrib.com has an immediate opening for a sports copy desk slot person to join the production team at Utah’s most respected and largest independent news organization — and an annual APSE top-10 daily and Sunday sports section. Qualified candidates must be able to demonstrate impeccable editing and page-design skills. Candidates also […]

2015 APSE digital contest is underway Aug. 15, 2015

Todd M. AdamsSan Diego Union-Tribune The 2015 APSE Digital Contest (formerly website contest) is underway. The first day judges were allowed to look at sites was Saturday (Aug. 15). They will have the option of looking at sites until Dec. 31. In addition, there will be two mandatory weeks in which judges will be required […]

APSE statement against sexual harassment Aug. 10, 2015

The Associated Press Sports Editors is distressed to read Minneapolis Star-Tribune reporter Amelia Rayno’s story about sexual harassment as she worked her beat. No reporter, man or woman, should deal with harassment while on the job.

Gannett seeks Green Bay Packers editor July 28, 2015

We’re looking for a dynamic leader to take our award-winning Green Bay Packers coverage team to even greater heights. Our Packers editor will direct a strong team of reporters and photographers/videographers who cover the NFL’s most-storied franchise for an audience that spans the globe. The Green Bay-based Packers team provides primary coverage for Gannett Wisconsin […]

San Diego Union-Tribune seeks San Diego State football beat writer July 16, 2015

The San Diego Union-Tribune is looking for a San Diego State University football beat writer. Job responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: ·         Breaking news on the beat. ·         Daily features and notebooks. ·         Regular engagement with your audience through social media. ·         Familiarity with SEO practices and strategies. ·         The ability to […]

The Advocate (Baton Rouge) seeking sports page designer July 15, 2015

The Advocate, in Baton Rouge, is searching for a sports page designer. The Advocate is the largest daily newspaper in Louisiana and publishes editions in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Lafayette. As we expand, our Baton Rouge universal desk has become a mini-design hub for our growing state operations. We’re looking for someone who can […]

Standard Democrat seeks a sports writer July 12, 2015

The Standard Democrat newspaper is searching for an up-and-coming sports writer to cover primarily high school sporting events as well as special features for 11 high schools. Strong writing skills, attention to detail and keen organizational abilities. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the fundamentals of various sports, computer skills and the uses of […]

APSE accepting applications for 2015-16 Diversity Fellowship Program July 8, 2015

APSE will accept applications for the 2015-16 Diversity Fellowship Program from Aug. 1 to Aug. 31.

The program is an in-depth, nine-month course of study for working, mid-career professionals who are interested in pursuing a path as a manager (typically a sports editor, assistant sports editor or sports reporter) in sports journalism. This training program, which prepares Fellows to be candidates for such positions, is underwritten by APSE and its partners, and there is no cost to the Fellows.

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

Jack Berninger

Jack Berninger

Executive Director
Richmond Times-Dispatch
(retired)

Bill Eichenberger

Bill Eichenberger

Secretary/Treasurer
Bleacher Report

In the News

Aug 25, 2015Abbey 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 […]

Aug 18, 2015Salt Lake City seeks copy desk slot person

The Salt Lake Tribune/ sltrib.com has an immediate opening for a sports copy desk slot person to join the production team at Utah’s most respected and largest independent news organization — and an annual APSE top-10 daily and Sunday sports section. Qualified candidates must be able to demonstrate impeccable editing and page-design skills. Candidates also […]

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Aug 4, 2015Backstory: ‘Productive procrastination’ helps Tim Graham nail feature stories

“Backstory” is Mark Selig’s new blog, going behind the story on some of the biggest sports stories. His latest post deals with Buffalo News enterprise writer Tim Graham’s profile of Bills bust Aaron Maybin.