Seeking sports freelance writer for Sun News
Thursday July 18, 2013 | By:The Sun Staff | Sports
The Sun News, a publication of Metro Group, Inc., is seeking a freelance writer to cover sports, mostly at the high school level with some college and youth athletics, in Hamburg and our surrounding coverage areas.
It’s a great opportunity for recent college graduates and prospective sports writers to have his or her stories read throughout the community and grow with a well-established sports section, in addition to working within a group of publications embarking on new and exciting ventures.
The desired candidate will write about three stories a week with a mix of team and player features and game stories. Applicants must have a passion for covering local sports and the athletes. A familiarity with area high school and college teams is a plus. Also preferred would be a knowledge of Associated Press style and the ability to come up with some of your own story leads.
Send your resume and two samples of your best work to sports editor Mike Petro by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Metro Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
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