Matt Digby

STAA Member
Location: Beckley, WV
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA
 
Writing Samples
1. Sports Article

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

WOAY-TV (Oak Hill, WV) January 2015-present
-Produce, write, edit, report for, and anchor sports segments for the ABC affiliate in Southern West Virginia
-Oversee sports department by coordinating schedules, generating story ideas, and establishing relationships with community members
-Experience as both Sports Director & Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

Tourbeau Sports Group September 2013-January 2015
-Play-by-play & color commentator for youth & collegiate championships
-Served as producer & on-site team leader for broadcasts

WOUB Public Media (Athens, OH) September 2010-May 2013
-Produced, wrote, and anchored sports segment for nightly newscasts
-Experience in anchoring both news and sports
-Play-by-play & color commentator on Ohio University baseball radio sportscasts

WSYX/WTTE-TV (Columbus, OH) June 2012-November 2012
-Assisted with weekly production covering Ohio State Buckeyes football, including monitoring of social media accounts
-Assisted reporters in studio and in the field as a news intern; managed booths at outreach events in the Central Ohio community

AWARDS

Winner, Scripps Innovation Challenge, Ohio University, 2013
-Worked with a team to find solutions for real-world media challenges.

SKILLS

Experience with ENPS, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, LiveU, and Wirecast

EDUCATION

Ohio University – E.W. Scripps School of Journalism
Bachelor of Science in Journalism — News & Information

REFERENCES

Keith Morehouse – Sports Director, WSAZ-TV
Larry Burneal – Sports Director, WBNG-TV
Chase Neidig – President, Tourbeau Sports Group