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TIA, NSSA Join to Present 2nd Tennis Media Award

There are countless great stories that can be told about tennis—and about those who play, teach, organize, sponsor and promote the game. To help bring more of these stories to light, the Tennis Industry Association (TIA) and the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA) will be working together to give tennis a boost. TIA will […]

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Bob Ryan Latest in “No Cheering in the Press Box”

The latest chapter in the Povich Center’s (University of Maryland) “No Cheering in the Press Box” belongs to NSSA’s own National Board President, Bob Ryan:  http://povichcenter.org/still-no-cheering-press-box/chapter/Bob-Ryan/index.html      

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Johnson Named Bryant Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

HOUSTON, Texas – The American Heart Association’s 29th annual Paul “Bear” Bryant Awards presented by Marathon Oil Corporation, announced that Jimmy Johnson, one of the most respected and accomplished football coaches in NCAA and NFL history, will be named the recipient of the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award. The award will be presented to Johnson at the […]

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New Memberships, Renewals: Sept. 5 – Oct. 13, 2014

Thank you to all 62 who have joined or renewed in the past five weeks! Full Walker Tom Costa Mesa CA Tom Walker Photos AIPS Schmitz James San Francisco CA Milo Magazine Full Ahiers Dan Jefferson City TN Carson-Newman Full Barger Phillip Morristown TN Eagle Sports Network Full Benson Chuck Jefferson City TN Carson-Newman Full […]

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Nomination Ballots EMailed Oct. 15

Nomination ballots for the 2014 NSSA Awards were emailed to NSSA members on Wednesday, October 15th. Current NSSA members will submit three names for each of the following categories: State Sportscaster of the Year State Sportswriter of the Year National Sportscaster of the Year National Sportswriter of the Year Balloting will end on November 15th. Finalists […]

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2-Time NSSA PA Sportscaster of Year Campbell Dies

Bill Campbell, the man who called Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game among many notable Philadelphia sports moments, has died. Campbell was the NSSA’s Pennsylvania Sportscaster of the Year in 1961 and 1962. More on his life from philly.com.

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