I am currently employed by the Independent Florida Alligator as a sportswriter. My beat is Santa Fe Community College men's baseball and basketball. I've also included below some articles I wrote for the Alligator before I was an employee. All links go to the Alligator's Web site.
Santa Fe Baseball
03.06.07 Saints bank on DBCC's mistakes
Loads of walks lead to a Santa Fe victory over two-time defending conference champs.
03.05.07 Santa Fe suffers first conference loss
SFCC loses its third game in a row, and its first conference game.
baseball picks up pair of weekend wins
Dominant pitching leads the Saints over two teams.
fifth inning fuels Santa Fe blowout
SFCC gets back to its winning ways.
drops third straight game
The Saints' losing streak continues.
defeated by former team
Coach Wiggs has a tough day against Polk Community College.
winning streak snapped at nine
All good things must come to an end.
defeats Pasco, moves to 9-0
The Saints' winning streak reaches a season-long nine games.
shutout North Florida CC
Pitcher Michael Kelly gets in on the action.
02.05.07 Santa Fe rolls in shutout victory
Santa Fe continues to win, improving to 5-0.
01.30.07 Big Wiggs
A feature story about Santa Fe's new baseball coach, Johnny Wiggs.
01.30.07 SFCC cements win with five-run ninth-inning barrage
Away game victory keeps Saints undefeated.
01.29.07 SFCC coach debuts with doubleheader sweep
A story about Santa Fe winning the first two games of its season.
01.26.07 Wiggs to debut as SFCC baseball coach
A preview of the Saints' 2007 baseball season.
Santa Fe Basketball
SFCC wraps up regular season with win against Seminole
SFCC's season ends with a big win.
helps SFCC knock off former team
Terrill Humphrey's former team goes down as SFCC continues its winning ways.
02.15.07 SFCC punches ticket to state tourney with blowout win
The basketball team guarantees itself a spot in the state tournament.
02.08.07 Santa Fe claims sole possession of first place
Santa Fe takes the top spot in the conference.
layup lifts Saints to victory
A last-second shot downs FCCJ.
from injury spurs SFCC to OT win
An overtime thriller keeps the Saints in first place.
01.18.07 Saints keep unblemished conference mark
Santa Fe basketball stays on top of the Mid-Florida Conference.
chats with Leno on 'The Tonight Show'
UF Quarterback heads to Burbank after winning the National Championship.
the most part, students embrace 'free hugs'
A group on campus gives hugs to strangers.
Event offers goodies for PCs
A campus group gives out software for PC protection.
of stars dim with campus lights
My first published article. Talks about light pollution on campus.