Since joining the Emerald in the fall of 2016, I’ve been on the soccer, cross country, lacrosse, women’s tennis and track and field beats. Besides covering games, both home and away, I also coordinated with the sports information directors to write feature stories on the student-athletes.
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His story made the cover of the Emerald on Nov 7th 2016.
Preview stories are published 24 hours before the game to let readers know what to look for and alert them about the event.
I scan the local papers and combine 5 or 6 headlines in a story to update people who don’t follow sports feverishly every second on Twitter.