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Sports Reporters gather information and write sports news for print and online media. Specific work activities of a Sports Reporter are maintaining contacts, attending sports events and press conferences, writing news reports, checking facts, and interviewing athletes. Based on our collection of resume samples in the field, essential qualifications are strong writing skills, sports knowledge, networking, time management, availability for travel, and perseverance. Successful resumes for Sports Reporter make display of a degree in journalism with focus on sports.

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31

News/sports Reporter/photographer

  • Coordinate and work as a reporter for news and sports departments.
  • Delivered news and sports content on various media platforms: television, web, and social media.
  • Analyzed and interpret news and information received from various sources in order to be able to broadcast information.
  • Write scripts for broadcast and columns for internet media.
  • Shoot and edit news and sports material for broadcast.
  • Report live and co-host weekly high school sports shows.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Journalism And Mass Communication
32

Sports Reporter

  • Write and edit articles for the sports section of an award-winning student publication
  • Produce content for our news website and associate media channels
  • Conduct in-depth and engaging interviews with players and coaches
  • Capture photos and digital videos for both print/online formats
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Liberal Arts
BA
English
33

Sports Reporter

  • Receive phone calls and correspond with local youth and high school representatives for the [company name] newspaper and website
  • Report and input statistics and highlights from games and tournaments
  • Interview coaches and provide post-game analysis after attending live sport events such as basketball, lacrosse and little league all-stars.
  • Create feature articles on the Brooklyn Nets, NBA FIT and Derek Jeter
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Sport Management
34

Producer/sports Reporter

Research relevant sports news over the course of the week

  • Outline sports reports into concise "run down" for show host Tim Mihalsky
  • Produce sports reports with relevant information to convey story to listeners
  • On air talent
  • Other responsibilities delegated from host of show, Tim Mihalsky
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Sport Management
Sport/business Management
35

Sports Reporter

  • Wrote recaps and news stories on the Dallas Mavericks, Texas Rangers, Dallas Cowboys, U.S. Women's Soccer team, and the U.S Men's Basketball team.
  • Covered Texas Rangers games from the press box.
  • Responsible for getting stories submitted on time.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Broadcast Journalism
36

Sports Reporter/editor

  • Report on sporting events as well as interviewing athletes in the Tri-State area.
  • Write and edit New York Mets and New York Yankees game previews for the NY Post's website.
  • Responsible for the design and layout of the agate pages in the sports section.
  • Responsible for copy-editing stories.
  • Assists with all Special Sections Pullouts (including Yankees Postseason, NCAA tournament preview, NFL preview).
Candidate Info
BA
Bachelor of Arts
37

Sports Reporter, Copy Editor, Page Designer

  • Lead golf writer on 15-member staff, responsible for all coverage inside state, centering on major amateur tournaments and the NW LPGA Championship
  • Co-coordinator on Little Rock Marathon coverage, keying in on featury angles away from actual race
  • Writer/compiler of Second Thoughts article on Page 2C every Saturday
  • Cover other games and events as needed
  • Copy editor and proofer of 6-16 page section
  • Design pages using inDesign as needed
  • Past interviews have included Ben Crenshaw, John McEnroe, Jim Nantz and Stacy Lewis
  • Photography
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Journalism
38

Prep Sports Reporter

  • Arrange interviews with people who can provide information about a story.
  • Conduct taped or filmed interviews or narratives.
  • Gather information about events through research, interviews, experience, or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social, or other functions.
  • Review copy and correct errors in content, grammar, and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines.
  • Review and evaluate notes taken about event aspects in order to isolate pertinent facts and details.
  • Research and analyze background information related to stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information.
  • Determine a story's emphasis, length, and format, and organize material accordingly.
Candidate Info
39

Sports Reporter

Reported for the Golf Team.

  • Covered anything sports related at Baylor University.
  • Editor
  • Edited stories written by other Lariat writers.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
BA
Journalism
40

Staff Sports Reporter

  • Generate story ideas and field assignments for school newspaper covering university sports teams.
  • Write athlete profiles, game summaries, and team/strategy analysis articles for print and online editions.
  • Tell the stories utilizing solid knowledge of AP Style and grammar. Write clear and concise copy. Also was heavily involved in the editing chain.
  • Work the Football beat where I was responsible for a team of writers. Created and participated in the Football Podcast.
Candidate Info
BA
Bachelor of Arts

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