Sports Broadcasting

The Sports Broadcasting Team produces live broadcasts of over 100 athletic games each year. Watch LIVE on campus cable channel 8.1 and visit goMason.com or ESPN+ for online streaming options.

Sports Broadcast Schedule  |  Mason Cable Sports

The Sports Broadcasting Team was created in 2013 as a faculty-directed partnership between Student Media and Mason Athletics and has evolved into a thriving experiential learning program that produces over 100 live sports broadcasts per year. All broadcasts feature behind-the-scenes work by student videographers and directors, with student on-air talent providing play-by-play commentary and analysis in real time.

Live sports coverage now includes wrestling, volleyball, baseball, softball, lacrosse, and soccer, with games airing on Mason campus cable channel 8.1, ESPN+, and/ or goMason.com.

Join the Sports Broadcasting Team
A unique opportunity for Mason students pursuing a career in sports media (or are just passionate about sports), the Sports Broadcasting Team offers hands-on experience covering NCAA Division I sports in a mix of paid, volunteer, and for-credit positions. We are currently seeking motivated students who have a desire to work in the sports broadcasting field and are committed to working throughout the athletic season. No experience is required — students will receive training.

We are currently recruiting students to fill the following positions:

• Camera operator               • Graphics coordinator
• Color commentator            • Play-by-play commentator
• Sideline reporter                • Production assistant
• Technical director              • Highlight videographer

Email your resume to sportsdesk@masoncablenetwork.com and fill out Student Media’s online application.


 
 

Spring 2019 Staff:
 
Headshot Placeholder Image_0716David Carroll
Faculty Advisor
dcarrol2@gmu.edu
(703) 993-3560
 

Headshot Placeholder Image_0716Tyler Byrum
Graduate Assistant
tbyrum@gmu.edu
(703) 993-9130
 

Headshot Placeholder Image_0716Zach Hamilton
Second Assistant to the Director
zhamilto@gmu.edu