My Resume


2007-2011 University of Florida Gainesville, FL B.S., Journalism

2003-2007 Hillsborough High School Tampa, FL


December-May [2004, 2005]

Sportswriter for The Red and Black; covered sports issues around Hillsborough High.

August-May [2005, 2006, 2007]

Sports Editor, The Red and Black; oversaw layout, design and content of sports pages for the paper, which was nominated for the Pacemaker Award.

September-April [2005, 2006]

Correspondent, The Tampa Tribune; covered high school sports in the immediate Tampa area (including football, baseball, men’s and women’s basketball and men’s and women’s soccer).

January-present [2008, 2009]

Beat writer for The Independent Florida Alligator, got on staff as a freshman. My first semester with the Alligator, I covered UF men’s and women’s swimming. My sophomore year has seen me cover men’s and women’s golf, high school football recruiting and gymnastics.


Bilingual in Spanish and English; as well as experienced in French.

Earned awards for sports writing at the Florida Scholastic Press Association including first in an “On-the-Spot” deadline-writing contest and “Excellent” for sport feature and sports news.

While sports editor, The Red and Black was named All-Florida by the Florida Scholastic Press Association and second in the country by the National Scholastic Press Association.


Joe Humphrey, Journalism teacher at Hillsborough High School

Emily Matras, Former Editor-in-Chief of The Red and Black

Evan Drexler, Sports Editor at The Independent Florida Alligator