NATA Sports Medicine Reporting Contest Open – Deadline April 16th

The National Athletic Trainers’ Association is once again sponsoring the NATA Excellence in Sports Medicine Reporting Award. By completing a simple entry form for an article or broadcast…

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NSSA Hall of Famer Ryan Wins Red Smith Award

Congratulations to NSSA Hall of Famer and Board national chair Bob Ryan! He is the 2015 winner of the Red Smith Award, presented by the Associated Press Sports Editors (APSE). The Award,…

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Register Now for the 56th NSSA Awards Weekend, June 6-8, 2015, Salisbury, NC

REGISTER HERE 2015 NSSA AWARDS WEEKEND SCHEDULE   SATURDAY, JUNE 6th Rolling shuttle pickups at CLT Airport Noon-9pm – Registration, Courtyard Marriott, Salisbury 3:30-5:30pm –…

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NATA Seminar To Feature Consensus Statement on Cervical Spine Injury Managament

As part of its sponsorship of the 56th Annual NSSA Awards Weekend, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association will present its annual seminar on Sunday, June 7th, at Lee Street Theatre in Salisbury, NC. NATA will be releasing new major national safety protocol in sports, with a new inter-association task force consensus statement on the management […]

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Brady Wins Back-to-Back Hickok Belt Awards

ROCHESTER, NY – New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has kicked off the 2015 Hickok Belt® Award by being selected the winner for the months of January and February. Voting was conducted by a select panel of members of the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA). Brady was selected the January winner due to his […]

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Membership Update

Here is the latest update to the NSSA membership list… 54 people either renewed or joined in the last month. Thank you for your support! Full Erik Hall Spring Valley IL Full Bob Kesling Knoxville TN Student Yoni Monat Sharon MA Full Dan Roche Andover MA Full Tom Silverstein Milwaukee WI Full Pam Thompson Salisbury […]

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AIPS Young Reporters Program in Baku, Azerbaijan

AIPS, the International Sports Press Association will conduct a sports journalism education program to provide young sport reporters with a unique training experience during the Baku 2015 European Games. The team of 12 journalists (mainly Europeans) will be made up of six males and six females, and two Azerbaijani journalists. Participants will all be students, […]

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Laskowski to Enter SD Sports Hall of Fame

Six-time NSSA South Dakota Sportscaster of the Year Bob Laskowski will enter the South Dakota Sports Hall of Fame on April 11. Laskowski’s award-winning TV and radio sportscasting career spanned 45 years, with 36 of those spent in Rapid City. There he became known as “West River Bob” for his support of all western South […]

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RTDNF Announces Student Scholarships, Career Journalist Fellowships for ’15-’16

The Radio Television Digital News Foundation invites student and early career broadcast journalists to apply now for one of the Foundation’s 7 undergraduate scholarships or 4 professional fellowships for the Fall 2015-Spring 2016 academic year. The deadline to apply is April 30, 2015. We offer funding for students of color; prizes for sports, health, and […]

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