Kyle Beery Sports

My takes on the latest sports news

Resume and writing samples

Experience

MLB Advanced Media, Associate Reporter — Summer 2016

  • Covered Detroit Tigers beat as part of post-graduation internship
  • Covered opposing team beats when other reporters did not travel to Detroit
  • Breaking news coverage; pregame and postgame news coverage; game previews; game recaps
  • Tweeted from MLB teams’ Gameday Twitter accounts to supply social feed for MLB app and website
MLB Writing Samples:
Justin Verlander strikes out 10 Royals
J.D. Martinez ends game with laser throw to home plate
— Miggy’s message: stay positive

Indiana Sports Report — May 2015-May 2016

  • Interned as Indiana Pacers beat writer for 2015-2016 season
  • Credentialed game coverage, breaking news coverage, game previews and recaps
  • Edited and posted own content on WordPress website
  • Posted multimedia content, including embedding video, social media, hyperlinks
ISR Writing Samples:
Pacers need change
Vogel swaps Hill for Turner to get win

The Butler Collegian — 2011-2015

  • Sports editor of Butler University’s student newspaper
  • Men’s basketball beat writer for three seasons; traveled to New York City to cover 2015 Big East Tournament
  • Managed print and online sports content, including multimedia
  • Shot and edited video content
Collegian Writing Samples:
Butler-IU soccer multimedia package
Indianapolis Final Four column

Skills

  • AP Style
  • WordPress and general knowledge of other publishing platforms
  • Social media skills, including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat
  • Sports statistics research
  • Vast knowledge of most sports
  • Multimedia reporting, basic video editing skills

Education

  • Butler University ’16
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism
  • Multimedia journalism courses
  • Sports business and marketing courses