St. Louis Sports Columnist Burwell Dies At 59

The NSSA expresses its condolences to the family and friends of St. Louis Post-Dispatch sports columnist Bryan Burwell, who died this morning at age 59, after a short battle with cancer. Many also knew Burwell from his work as a correspondent on HBO’s “Inside the NFL” and from his many appearances on ESPN’s “The Sports Reporters.” […]

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Abrahamson Wins FINA World Journalist Award

Longtime NSSA and AIPS member Alan Abrahamson is the winner of the first FINA World Journalist Award,  for “his contribution to raise the FINA image.” Abrahamson, of Rolling Hills Estates, CA, was presented with the award in conjunction with the Gala “Soirée des Etoiles” (Evening of the Stars), held after a successful two-day FINA World Aquatics […]

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69 Join or Renew in 10 Days

Thanks to all 69 people who have joined NSSA or renewed their membership since November 10th. That’s 69 new members in 10 days! Full Nolan Jack South Bend IN Fighting Irish Digital Media Full Adams Allen Bangor ME The Maine Edge Full Angel Bobb Newport RI WADK Radio Full Benetti Jason Syracuse NY ESPN Full […]

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Thanks to Latest 55 To Join/Renew With NSSA

55 people have either joined NSSA or renewed their memberships from October 14-November 10. Thank you all for your support! Full Abrami Alex Essex VT Burlington Free Press Full Babcock Mike Lincoln NE nebraska.247sports.com Full Barker Alexandra Windham NH Jornal dos Sports USA Full Barnes Barry Baltimore MD DC Examiner AIPS Battaglia Joe Austin TX […]

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List of Those Getting At Least 1 Vote for 2014 National Sportswriter

Below is a list of the people who have received at least one nomination for 2014 NSSA National Sportswriter of the Year. The Top 10 (plus ties) will appear on the final ballot on December 1st. Adam Rittenberg, ESPN.com Adam Schefter, ESPN Adrian Dater, Sports Illustrated Adrien Wojnarowski, Yahoo Sports Alan Abrahamson, 3 Wire Sports […]

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List of Those With At Least 1 Nomination Vote for Nat’l Sportscaster

Below is a list of the people who have received at least one nomination for 2014 NSSA National Sportscaster of the Year. The Top 10 (plus ties) will appear on the final ballot on December 1st. Aaron Goldsmith, Seattle Mariners Adam Amin, ESPN Al Michaels, NBC Sports Allen Bestwick, ESPN Motorsports Arlo White, NBC Sports […]

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