Ross, Douglas Win 2013-14 Gaines Awards

SALISBURY, NC (April 7, 2014) – Monté (mon-TAY) Ross of the University of Delaware and Leon Douglas of Tuskegee University (AL) have been named the winners of the fourth annual Clarence…

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Costas, Elway to Present Albert, Reilly for Hall of Fame Induction

SALISBURY, NC – It will be a night filled with Hall of Famers, when the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association holds its 55th Annual Awards Banquet on Monday, June 9th, at…

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Sportscasting Seminar Coming June 9 in Salisbury

The 3rd Annual One-Day Ticket to Sportscasting Success is coming back to the NSSA Awards Weekend on June 9th. Co-hosted by NSSA and run by STAA’s Jon Chelesnik, this seminar will once…

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Sign Up For The 55th Annual NSSA Awards Weekend – Video Below

Register and pay for the 2014 NSSA Awards Weekend here.

NSSA Honors ESPN’s “Carry On” as 2013 Story of the Year

SALISBURY, NC — Carry On, the ESPN Outside the Lines story that followed the lives of two friends, drawn to each other by their obstacles and their common goals, has been named the 2013 Story of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. NSSA will present the 2013 Story of the Year award […]

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NSSA Nat’l. Board Member Simmermaker Lives Out Dream at Spring Training

NSSA National Board member Sam Simmermaker,a two-time NSSA Indiana Sportscaster of the Year, got to live out a dream on March 19, when he threw out the first pitch before the Twins/Cardinals spring training game at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida. Sources tell NSSA that Simmermaker, a diehard lifelong Cardinals’  fan, had good velocity […]

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35th Sports Emmy Nominations Announced

Nominations for the 35th Sports Emmys were announced on Wednesday. The winners will be announced on May 6th in New York City. Link to list of nominees.

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NSSA Hall of Fame Inductee Reilly to Stop Writing ESPN.com Column

http://frontrow.espn.go.com/2014/03/rick-reilly/

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NSSA Member Flegle Granted Radio Station License

“From the Top of Georgia, this is WUCG-LPFM” will soon be heard on the airwaves in Union County. Low Power FM radio stations are community-based non-profit outlets that broadcast to neighborhoods and small towns throughout the country. These noncommercial stations inject vibrancy into a radio dial that has suffered from years of media consolidation. LPFM […]

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Christl Returns To Work

Seven-time NSSA Wisconsin Sportswriter of the Year Cliff Christl has ended his seven-year retirement and gone back to work. Cliff is now the Green Bay Packers’ Historian.  http://www.packers.com/news-and-events/article-1/Cliff-Christl-joining-Packers-packerscom-as-historian/127adf41-80da-43c7-9c19-1178ca63b307

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