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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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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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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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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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