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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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Freelance Sports Reporter

  • Manage daily functions developing a news stories to include researching and gathering data to ensure deadlines are met in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Implement the Fast Facts column to provide readers with quick and specific
  • Collaborate with team coaches and League Boards to gather all necessary
Candidate Info
BS
Bachelor of Science
Clinical Social Work (masters Degree, (msw) May, 2013)
42

Prep Sports Reporter

  • Cover 13 high schools in Anderson, Oconee and Pickens counties.
  • Recruit, hire and manage freelancers
  • Edit copy
  • Feature writing
  • Shoot video
  • Backend web work.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Journalism
43

Sports Reporter

  • University of Maine ice hockey beat writer and assist with coverage of other University of Maine sports
  • Also assist with coverage of the Portland Pirates, the local American Hockey League affiliate, and high school sports
  • Write weekly trend stories, ranging from pole vaulting to local personalities
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BA
Communications
44

Sports Reporter

  • Student newspaper reporter for University of Idaho Swim & Dive/Tennis teams
  • Opinion/Prediction columns for University of Idaho Football & Basketball
  • Weekly article deadlines and meetings
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Broadcasting & Digital Media
45

Sports Reporter

  • Interviewed athletes weekly
  • Wrote sports stories with tight deadlines
  • Edited stories for content, grammar and AP Style
  • Live tweeted at sporting events
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
English
46

Sports Reporter

  • Report sports stories for publication or broadcast, describing the background and details of events.
  • Arrange interviews with people who can provide information about a story.
  • Review copy and correct errors in content, grammar, and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines.
  • Determine a story's emphasis, length, and format, and organize material accordingly.
  • Research and analyze background information related to stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information.
  • Gather information about events through research, interviews, experience, or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social, or other functions.
  • Research and report on specialized fields such as medicine, science and technology, politics, foreign affairs, sports, arts, consumer affairs, business, religion, crime, or education.
  • Discuss issues with editors to establish priorities or positions.
  • Photograph or videotape news events, or request that a photographer be assigned to provide such coverage.
  • Write columns, editorials, commentaries, or reviews that interpret events or offer opinions.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Mass Communication
47

Sports Reporter

  • Entertain students weekly with sports updates.
  • Prepare a written script before each broadcast.
  • Speak publicly through the medium of live radio.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Information
48

Sports Reporter

  • Page layout using InDesign
  • Gather info and stats
  • Write stories to be published for sports page
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Sports Administration
Sports Management

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