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Armour Joins NSSA/Catawba Partnership

SALISBURY, NC (September 4) — The NSSA and Catawba College have hired Bill Armour as a sports marketing consultant to assist with our partnership project that will include fundraising for a new building to house the NSSA headquarters, an NSSA Hall of Fame museum and Catawba’s new sports communications program. A graduate of Wake Forest University, […]

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55th Annual Awards Weekend A Smash

The 55th Annual NSSA Awards Weekend, June 7-9,  proved to be a smash hit once again, as more than 400 people took part in at least some of the Weekend’s activities. Those activities culminated in the Awards Banquet on Monday, June 9th. Marv Albert and Rick Reilly were inducted into the NSSA Hall of Fame; […]

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NSSA-Catawba College Partnership Includes Plans For New Building

  Catawba College president Brien Lewis unveiled plans for a proposed building to house both Catawba’s new sports communications program and headquarters for NSSA that would include a Hall of Fame museum. Preliminary plans would site the building at the corner of West Innes Street and Summit Avenue in Salisbury, NC. It would be the […]

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N$$A’s Local Impact

Thursday’s Salisbury Post featured this editorial on the NSSA Awards Weekend and its economic impact on Salisbury and Rowan County:  http://www.salisburypost.com/article/20140612/SP05/140619905/1076/SP0501/deep-impact-nssa-events

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Albert, Reilly Inducted, 100+ Honored at 55th NSSA Awards

SALISBURY, NC — Marv Albert and Rick Reilly were inducted into the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association Hall of Fame on Monday night, joining dozens of sports media greats who have been so honored since 1962. NSSA Hall of Famer Bob Costas presented the longtime play-by-play announcer Albert, whose broadcast career started in the mid-1960s […]

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Syracuse’s Fitzgerald Wins 2014 Jim Nantz Award

Graduating Syracuse University senior Kevin Fitzgerald has won the 2014 Jim Nantz Award, as college sportscaster of the year, it was announced today by STAA’s Jon Chelesnik. Chelesnik will present the award to Fitzgerald on June 9, at the 55th Annual NSSA Awards Banquet, in Salisbury, NC. Fitzgerald beat out dozens of other award hopefuls in voting […]

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