Professional ExperienceALEXANDRIA ACES SUMMER COLLEGIATE BASEBALL • BROADCASTER/DIR ADVERTISING • May 2018-Present
- One of Two Radio PxP voices for all road games
- Public Address Announcer for all home games
- Dir. Of Advertising- raising profits in one year by over $1,000
- Checks audio equipement before broadcasts go live on air.
- Logs audio highlights for Sports Board Operation Control
- Plays all scheduled commercials locally and nationally
- Communicates with Sports Board Operation Control for any issues to enhance broadcast
- Performed both on- and off-camera duties at the #1 news station in Philadelphia.
- Contributed to weekly high school football show, gaining sports reporting experience by gathering statistics.
- Worked on a 3-hour live broadcast of the Thanksgiving Parade.
- Gained experience in editing, logging, shooting, and producing news packages and uploading using Adobe Premier.
- Expanded on exposure to sports writing, with responsibility for writing articles based on personal opinion, about breaking news, and to report on critical issues.
- Additionally, assisted with copyediting and uploading articles to team fan pages using CMS.
- Play-By-Play Broadcaster & Radio Host, WXVU Student Radio: Broadcaster for Villanova home football and men’s basketball home games. Produced half time and postgame shows for football and basketball. Assumed position last-minute and successfully called game despite having no experience with play-by-play then retained all season.
- News & Sports Anchor, Villanova TV: Edited, produced, and created packages dealing with Villanova news and sporting events, including “Second Take,” Underground Drug Culture, and Homecoming Sports.
- Dinner with Dave – Sports Talk Show: Hosted sports talk radio show where guests called in to discuss Villanova sports, Philadelphia sports topics, and national sports headlines.
- Lead Sports Writer, School Newspaper (10Kcirculation): Covered sporting events such as men’s/women’s basketball, baseball, and men’s lacrosse, writing game recaps, stories about Villanova athletes, and interviews with players and coaches. Predicted game results and wrote about 2016-17 men’s basketball team in the post-season (Big East and NCAA Tournament). Additionally, served as beat writer for football team.
- Staff Writer, VU BenchMob, Student-Run Sports Website: Writing re-caps and previews of different Villanova sporting events. Conducted interviews with coaches and players, attending press conferences.
- Broadcasted weekly high school football games on YouTube Live Stream.
EducationBACHELOR OF SCIENCE, COMMUNICATIONS • Villanova University • August 2015-December 2017
- Specialization: Journalism & Media Production
- Relative Coursework: Sports Journalism, Broadcast Journalism
- Activities: Lambda Chi Alpha, National Fraternity, Villanova & UNC – Greensboro
Michael Bradley (Well Respected Journalist and Sports Radio Personality)
Ryan Fannen (Voice of Villanova Basketball and Football)
Larry Michael (Voice of the Redskins)
Anthony Gargano (Well Respected Journalist and Sports Radio Personality)
Jeff Skversky (Sports Anchor 6abc-WPVI)
Ducis Rodgers (Sports Anchor 6abc-WPVI)
Joe Tordy (Voice of Philadelphia Soul, Philadelphia Sports Radio Personality)
Keith Jones (News Anchor-NBC10 Philadelphia)