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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 […]Read more
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 ‘Big House’ Gaines College Basketball Coach of the Year Awards. The Awards are presented to the top minority college basketball coach in NCAA Division […]Read more
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 Catawba College. NSSA Hall of Famer will present his longtime friend, Marv Albert, and Pro Football Hall of Famer John Elway will present his […]Read more
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 […]Read more
Missourian Media Group (Washington, Union and St. Clair Missourian), an award-winning semiweekly (Tuesday and Friday) publication, seeks an energetic writer to fill a full-time job within its sports department. Primary coverage is of area prep sports with some college and professional (mainly St. Louis Rams) sports opportunities as well. Must be able to work nights […]Read more