Bloomsburg University announced the dismissal of Joey Casselberry, sophomore first baseman after a vulgar tweet about Little League World Series star Mo’ne Davis.
On March 13 I had the opportunity to talk to one of my idols in the sports media industry: Ann Ligouri. Ann is a pioneer in this field being the director, host and producer of her own show Sports Innerview, which was on air for 17 years. After many years of being unavailable for viewers, 50 episodes are now available on Hulu to watch. Now that her legendary show is coming back, it was a perfect time to talk to Ann about her career and how she got to where she is now.
We chatted on the phone so I did my best to record the audio for everyone to hear. My audio editing skills need some practice but the content is there and she has many amazing things to say.
In honor of International Women’s Day, I’d like to talk about some of the most important and influential women in sports today. There are so many women making a difference in the sports industry today so I’m going to highlight three of my favorite making waves today.
Beating a dead horse: Danica Patrick
On Saturday night, my social media was lighting up with comments on Ronda Rousey, the first and current UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. That fight marked her fifth UFC title defense, four of which have ended in the first round. This was no ordinary fight though.