University of Oklahoma, Norman
B.A. in Journalism | Class of 2017
Columbia Scholastic Press Association
- 2017 Gold Circle Awards: First place, sports reporting for yearbook publications
Society of Professional Journalists Region 8
- 2018 Mark of Excellence Awards: First place, sports writing
- 2018 Mark of Excellence Awards: First place, online sports reporting
Cox Media Group | Big 12 DieHards
Breaking news writer | Aug. 2017 – Present
Responsible for writing and aggregating news stories, utilizing SEO, assisting with social media, weekly video discussing Oklahoma football and Oklahoma State football recruiting coverage.
The Oklahoman | NewsOK.com
Sports Department Intern | May 2016 – Sept. 2017
Designed pages with InDesign and edited copy for sports section. Published stories to website and iPad app. Assisted with social media accounts. Assisted with preps, Energy FC, local college and NFL coverage.
The Dallas Morning News | SportsDayDFW
Oklahoma Sooners blogger | Jan. 2016 – May 2016
Provided comprehensive web coverage of Oklahoma football and men’s basketball. Contributed to publication’s 2016 National Signing Day print section and NCAA Tournament coverage.
Sports Illustrated | Campus Rush
University of Oklahoma correspondent | Jan. 2016 – May 2016
Wrote stories focused on college athletics and culture. Assisted with social media coverage of the men’s basketball 2016 NCAA Tournament and Final Four.
The Oklahoma Daily | OUDaily.com
Reporter, Asst. Sports Editor, Sports Editor, Social Media Coordinator | Oct. 2014 – May 2016
Served as a football beat writer, covering Oklahoma’s 2015 College Football Playoff run, writing daily stories for print and online, enterprise pieces and extensive game day coverage. Covered former U.S. President Barack Obama’s visit to Durant, Okla., events related to the 2015 Sigma Alpha Epsilon racism incident and the Joe Mixon-Amelia Molitor case.