I am the Assistant Sports Information Director and a Play-By-Play Broadcaster for UMass Boston, MIT and Boston Neighborhood Network.

 

I have experience broadcasting across a wide range of ages and skill levels, from the American Hockey League, to collegiate sports, all the way to mite hockey.  

My goal is to continue working in college athletics and to eventually become the voice of a Division I University. 

About Me

UMass Boston Athletics 
  • Created and facilitated the growth of the Beacons Broadcast Network: the video webcasting group that broadcasts 125+ UMass Boston Athletics Events a year 

Assistant Sports Information Director | May 2012-Present 

  • Provide play-by-play for 12 UMass Boston teams, including: soccer, volleyball, hockey, basketball, track & field, baseball, softball, lacrosse 

  • Serve as the primary contact for six Division III sports: Softball, Men's Hockey, Men's Soccer, Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Tennis 

  • Created, produced and hosted a desk show: "Beacons 360"

  • Manage groups of up to 15 students during athletic events

  • Fulfill various roles during games, including webcast director, event-manager, official scorer, public address announcer and photographer 

  • Edit and produce video highlights and features for the department's Youtube page 

  • Responsible for department's social media pages: Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Facebook 

Sports Covered 
  • Basketball

  • Soccer

  • Baseball

  • Softball

  • Field Hockey   

  • Hockey

  • Volleyball

  • Football

  • Lacrosse

  • Track & Field  

Skills 
  • NewTek Tricaster

  • Telestream Wirecast 

  • UStream 

  • Final Cut Pro X

  • IMovie

  • Adobe Photoshop 

  • Adobe InDesign

  • Adobe AfterEffects

  • Microsoft Publisher

  • StatCrew Software

  • PrestoSports

  • Video Shooting

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Play-by-Play Announcer | Sep. 2011-Present 

  • Provide play-by-play for MITathletics.com 

  • Call field hockey, volleyball, soccer, basketball and football

Boston Neighborhood Network 

Sideline Reporter for Game of the Week | Jan. 2012-Present 

  • Provide five or more updates throughout the course of high school basketball and football games, including two interviews with coaches and players 

  • Fill in for play-by-play and color commentary when needed 

Worcester Tornadoes 

Broadcasting Intern | May 2012-Sep. 2012 

  • Served as the number two broadcaster on home games by providing play-by-play and color analysis 

  • Constructed the game notes for every home game 

  • Carried out social media, video and website responsibilities 

WTBU Sports (Boston U. Student Radio)

Sports Director | May 2010-May 2011 

  • Supply play-by-play for men's basketball, soccer, softball and women's hockey 

  • Served as a liaison between the radio station and athletics department 

  • Managed staff, productions, the station's website and social media accounts 

Freelance Play-by-Play  
  • MLK High School Basketball Invitational (2016-18) 

  • Mayor's Cup Youth Hockey Tournament (2013, 2015, 2017)

  • Providence Bruins vs Bridgeport Sound Tigers (Oct. 21, 2015)

  • 2012 NCAA Division III Softball Regional Tournament 

Education 

Boston University, Boston, Mass. 

B.S. Broadcast Journalism, Magna Cum Laude     2011

B.A. History, Magna Cum Laude                       2011

Scarlet Key Award                                          2011

References 

David Walberg | UMass Boston SID 

617-287-7815

david.walberg@umb.edu

Patrick Flaherty | Boston City TV

508-212-8475

patrick.flaherty@boston.gov

Mindy Brauer | MIT SID 

617-253-7946

mbrauer@mit.edu 

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