Our interview with LSU football Athletic Development Coach Shawn Facione Jr.

1. Best part of your role as an Athletic Development Coach at LSU? – The day to day interactions and opportunity to impact the lives of young people. As an athletic development coach, commonly referred to as strength and conditioning, our staff spends the most time with the student-athletes of all members in the program. Whether it be passing by in the hallways, locker room, performance nutrition center, at practice, … Continue reading Our interview with LSU football Athletic Development Coach Shawn Facione Jr.

Smith League vs Ballislife Was Must See Basketball

Friday night the Smith League hosted the Ballislife Midwest Squad at Purcell Marian High School in Cincinnati, OH. The environment of the game was absolutely crazy and I feel bad if you missed this spectacular event. Lots of slam dunks, alley-oops and deep three point shots the entire evening. Definitely recommend going to this event next summer. The Smith League team won three games to … Continue reading Smith League vs Ballislife Was Must See Basketball

Coach Rachel Brewer is changing the culture for Braves’ lacrosse!

1. What inspired you to get into coaching? I was always involved with sports since I was little whether I was playing, watching or taking stats, I was very involved. It all started in middle school when I fell in love with lacrosse. Granted it took me 7th and 8th grade to learn how to actually handle a stick and pick up a ball, but … Continue reading Coach Rachel Brewer is changing the culture for Braves’ lacrosse!

Emily Staker on pursing her passion as an NFL agent and attorney.

What inspired you to be an NFL agent? The need for holistic advocacy. I have always loved the game and grew up around football–when the people I care about began to get recruited by colleges and take the next step in their careers, I saw a real need for representation and advocacy that considers the entirety of the person and not just the athlete and/or … Continue reading Emily Staker on pursing her passion as an NFL agent and attorney.

Keep up with Alyssia Graves! Her journey as a podcast host, and working in sports media.

Is there any connection between being physically active and creating content for yoursports media outlet? I believe in general there is a strong connection with being a trainer and how I go about interviews and storytelling in sports media. Both require connections and trust to get vulnerability. If you want to share someone’s story and interview them, that all starts with building a foundation of … Continue reading Keep up with Alyssia Graves! Her journey as a podcast host, and working in sports media.

Arizona Football reporter, Kim Becker is setting the standard in sports media

What was your first job in sports media? My first job in sports media was a freelance digital reporter position with Sports Illustrated’s FanNation. I was hosting/editing videos for their Broncos and Raiders websites to start off, then I added written coverage of USC football/basketball along with videos and going to the games in LA. Then from there I added Colts, Eagles, Giants and occasionally … Continue reading Arizona Football reporter, Kim Becker is setting the standard in sports media

The next big thing, Miss Storm.

Hobbies/interests outside of music? I love to read, travel, meet new people and try different exotic foods. Who is a musician you want to collaborate with? I love T Pain. He reminds me of myself as a creative and I think we would create something refreshing and innovative if we collaborated together. Describe your favorite venue for performing. I like to perform in intimate settings … Continue reading The next big thing, Miss Storm.