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Jordan Spieth Named Hickok Belt Award Winner for April 2015

ROCHESTER, NY – Professional golfer Jordan Spieth has been named the Hickok Belt® Award winner for the month of April 2015. Voting was conducted by a select panel of members of the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA). The voters selected Spieth based on his record-breaking victory at the Masters, the 21-year-old’s first major victory […]

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You don’t need to be a household name to be a great sports broadcaster

From Gail Sideman at PUBLISIDE:   A former award-winning radio news reporter, Ken Fang is a respected sports media blogger for his own as well as Awful Announcing. What I enjoy most about him as well as many others that report about media, he has never shied away from sharing what might be considered […]

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AIPS: Last Call For Journalists Who Covered 11 or More FIFA World Cups

LAUSANNE, May 20, 2015 – AIPS is sending out the last call for veteran journalist who covered 11 or more FIFA World Cup throughout their career.   AIPS AND FIFA AIPS has confirmed its involvement in the selection procedure for the sport journalists that have covered more than 11 FIFA World Cups: FIFA is looking […]

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One Reporter’s Take On What Makes A Good Broadcaster

From our pal Gail Sideman at PUBLISIDE:   Sports Business Journal’s/Daily’s John Ourand prefers sports analysts check jargon at the door Posted on May 8, 2015 by Gail I continue my series of comments from some of the top sports television reporters in the country about what makes a good play-by-play announcer and color analyst. Today, […]

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AIPS Announces the Sport Media Pearl Awards

Humanity’s love of sport is global, transcending national and cultural divisions and encompassing some of the most noble human aspirations and qualities.   Sport recognition tends to be confined to athletes and players, leaving sport storytellers – those who bring the exciting world of sport to the ordinary enthusiast – underappreciated. The Sport Media Pearl […]

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Lady In The Lockerroom

Gina Miller is a lifelong sportscaster and TV host, having worked for the CBS affiliates in Dallas and Houston, the NBC affiliate in Knoxville and the ABC affiliate in Dallas. She also worked for the Dallas Cowboys and interned for the Houston Rockets. She has covered Super Bowls, Final Fours, World Series, the NBA Finals, […]

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