WDAF-TV, Kansas City, MO

Sports Reporter                     April 2019-present

  • 2020 Kansas Association of Broadcasters Winner: Single Topic Event Coverage and Special Program

  • Provide multimedia coverage of the Kansas City Chiefs, Royals, Sporting KC, Kansas Jayhawks, Missouri Tigers, and prep sports.

  • Shoot and edit highlights on aggressive deadlines for our weekly high school football show

  • Turn "Game of the Week" wrap packages

  • Enterprise weekly sports features, highlighting local high school teams

  • Report live from events

WRDW/WAGT, Augusta, Ga

Sports Anchor/Reporter                         Jan. 2017-April 2019

  • Won 2019 GABBY Award for "Best Sports Reporter" in Georgia

  • Voted best sports reporter in 2018 by Augusta Magazine readers

  • Full coverage of the Masters, Georgia Bulldogs, South Carolina Gamecocks, Clemson Tigers, regional and local sports

  • Produce and anchor sportscasts for the top rated weekend news in the Augusta DMA; frequently fill in to anchor sports during the week.

  • Co-produce and co-anchor sports specials during Masters week

  • Co-produce and co-anchor "Operation Football Live" every Friday during football season

  • Enterprise weekly story features

  • Shoot, write and edit multiple highlights for games on aggressive deadlines

  • Report live from sporting events; Field anchor

  • Update the station's website with daily sports content

A Lot of Sports Talk

Sports Reporter                     Dec. 2014-Nov. 2016

  • Covered 2014 Div. I Women's Volleyball Semifinals and Final, 2015 Div. I Men's Basketball East Regional semifinals and final, 2016 FCS first round playoffs

  • Wrote player features and post-game recaps

  • Interviewed players

WABG, Greenville, MS

Sports Anchor/Reporter                   Oct. 2015-Aug. 2016

  • Anchored weekend sports

  • Developed and broke stories using community contacts; Enterprised stories

  • Worked as a one-man band, shooting, writing and editing highlights for multiple games

  • Produced and anchored 30-minute "Overtime" show every Sunday

  • Twitter

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