The Beat

Still No Cheering in the Press Box: Robert Klemko
Aug 14, 2018

Still No Cheering in the Press Box: Robert Klemko

Merrill College alum Robert Klemko shares his journey from USA Today to Sports Illustrated’s Monday Morning Quarterback.

Still No Cheering in the Press Box: Barry Svrluga
Aug 1, 2018

Still No Cheering in the Press Box: Barry Svrluga

The Washington Post sports columnist discusses his career, from “one of those dorky sportswriter wannabes” delivering the Boston Globe to a veteran journalist writing about the World Series.

Profile: ESPN soccer analyst Taylor Twellman
Jul 31, 2018

Profile: ESPN soccer analyst Taylor Twellman

Merrill alum Robbie Greenspan chronicles the career of soccer player-turned-analyst Taylor Twellman, from the University of Maryland to Major League Soccer to ESPN.

Post’s Boswell inducted into Sports Media HOF
Jul 2, 2018

Post’s Boswell inducted into Sports Media HOF

Washington Post sports columnist Thomas Boswell was inducted into the National Sports Media Hall of Fame on June 25 in Winston-Salem, N.C. The 2018 class also included writer Dick Weiss and sportscasters Bryant Gumbel and Woody Durham.

Friendship Games: Podcasts
Jun 29, 2018

Friendship Games: Podcasts

Reporters Julia Karron, Joe Malandruccolo and Chloe Pavlech share their experiences from the 2018 Friendship Games in Eilat, Israel, in podcast form.

Friendship Games: Student-run Irish team enjoys ride
Jun 29, 2018

Friendship Games: Student-run Irish team enjoys ride

Ireland’s barriers to entry for the Friendship Games included lack of funding, lack of interest in basketball and no coach. But the team from Trinity College of Dublin is at the tournament and making the most of its experience.