Sam Fortier is a sophomore Magazine Journalism student at Syracuse University.
Sam has interned in New York City with Esquire magazine and in Boston with WEEI, the sports radio network. He has toured ESPN, met with ESPN the Magazine Editor-in-Chief Chad Millman and spoken to Wright Thompson, an ESPN the Mag Senior Writer. He has toured Sports Illustrated, as well and senior editor Emma Span is a reference on his resume. He has job shadowed Ed Randall, a radio host in New York City for WFAN and Sirius XM.
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See his resume here.
More about Sam:
A resident of the great state of New Hampshire and a red-head, all that separates he and Matt Bonner is about 13 inches and a lot of basketball skill. He grew up watching Jerry Remy broadcast Boston Red Sox games, playing excessive amounts of MVP Baseball 2005 and going to Patriots game with his season-ticket-holding Uncle. He created this site on Christmas Eve 2012 and is proud to say he haven’t missed a Monday post since.
He has interviewed Baltimore Orioles General Manager Dan Duquette, San Antonio Spurs Matt Bonner, the tallest professional basketball player in the world, Bobby Wegner, and Miami Dolphins Defensive Tackle A.J. Francis.
Sam’s work has also been featured in Foster’s Daily Democrat (Dover, NH), Houlton Pioneer Times (Houlton, ME) and Extra Point Sports Magazine (Syracuse, NY). He’s been published online at TigerNet.com, Cover32.com, MaxPreps.com and ImagineSportsMedia.com.