sports

When Sports Stop, It’s Real
MAP, Multimedia, sports

When Sports Stop, It’s Real

by Erin Campbell 4.8.2020 Julie Vilanova’s job has shifted drastically during what would have been the busiest time for her career. Just weeks ago, Julie was a News Producer at CBS Sports in Manhattan working in the control room. Now, Julie is a CBS Sports News Producer overseeing the coronavirus coverage regarding sports remotely from…

A Hole Lot of Distance
Broadcast, MAP, sports

A Hole Lot of Distance

by Jack Hirsh 4.4.2020 The coronavirus has shut down golf in Pennsylvania, but not other states. The President of the PA Golf Course Owners Association wants to change that. Jack Hirsh looks at how the sport can still be played amid social distancing.

Double the Loss
MAP, sports, Writing

Double the Loss

by Megan Magee 3.27.2020 Lindsay and Elena Gerrato had their lacrosse season cut short by the coronavirus Not only sisters, but teammates, Lindsay and Elena Gerrato’s season was just getting underway for Union College’s women’s lacrosse team when their season was abruptly cut short. After receiving an email that a staff member tested positive for…

Long way from home
MAP, sports, Writing

Long way from home

by Christopher Hess 03.26.2020 Russian hockey player reflects on PSU career cut short From Yaroslavl, Russia, to Scranton, Pa., to Des Moines, Iowa, to State College, then back to Scranton with his host family, Nikita Pavlychev has been able to stand out in any setting.  The 6-foot-7-inch forward for the Penn State men’s hockey team…