A. J. Good

Sports Director

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Objective
 
To obtain a career in the journalism field, and to continue learning by staying current with technology.  To continually better myself and represent the company to the utmost of my ability. 
 
Employment History
 
WVVA-TV
3052 Big Laurel Highway
Bluefield, WV 24701
 
Sports Director
June 2014-Present
Anchor weekday sportscast at 6, 10, and 11.  Shoot, edit and produce features and specials of all area sports teams. Coverage of bowl games, NCAA basketball tournaments and professional sport events as well high school sports and anchoring.  Play by Play for Concord University football.
                             
Events Covered: 
Greeenbrier Classic (PGA Tour Event)
2014 Military Bowl
2014 Liberty Bowl     
 
WCHS/WVAH-TV          
1301 Piedmont Rd
Charleston, WV  25301
 
Sports Reporter/Anchor/Photographer
Shoot, edit and produce features and specials of all area sports teams. Coverage of bowl games, NCAA basketball tournaments and professional sport events as well high school sports and anchoring.
 
Events Covered: 
2013 - NCAA Softball Tournament
2012 - Orange Bowl, Pinstripe Bowl, NIT Tournament
2011 - Beef O’Brady’s Bowl
2010 - NCAA Tournament (Final Four)
2009 - Little Caesar’s Pizza Bowl
2008 - Car Care Bowl, Fiesta Bowl, NCAA Men’s Tournament
2007 - Gator Bowl, GMAC Bowl, NIT Tournament
2010 - 2013 PGA Tour (FedEx Cup) Greenbrier Classic

Interviews:
 
Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Tom Watson, Lee Trevino, Arnold Palmer, Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal, Jim Nantz, Bobby Bowden, Bill Parcels, Terrell Owens, Chad Ochocinco, Jerry West, Jack Nicholas, Lee Corso, Kirk Herbstreit, Chris Fowler, Dusty Baker, Mike D’Antoni, Hal Greer, Chad Pennington, Byron Leftwich, Dave Parker, Bob Huggins, John Beilein, Dock Holliday, Don Neilen, Rich Rodriguez
 
Photographer/Producer for IMG College to Marshall University.  Shoot all basketball and football games, shoot interviews and special segments, and produce coach’s shows for football and basketball.
 
Unpaid Internship
 
Shadowed photographers and reporters for two years while still in college to learn the industry. Learned to work all equipment required and gained experience with editing and producing stories as well as coverage of area sports teams. 
 
West Virginia Power Minor League Baseball (South Atlantic League-Pittsburgh Pirates)
601 Morris Street      
May 2005-June 2007
Charleston, WV  25301
 
Press Box Assistant
Emcee for in-game promotions
Sound Engineer
Produced pre-game show with South Atlantic League news

Education
 
Muskingum College
Graduated May 2007
New Concord, Ohio
 
Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism/Mass Communications
  • Managed Television Station
  • Produced weekly Sports Radio and Television 
  • Produced a Play
  • Sports Director for Radio Station
Equipment Used
  • Avid Newscutter
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Final Cut Pro 
  • Click Effects 
  • DVC Pro and MiniCam
 


A. J. Good

Represented by:

David Brunner
(484) 695-5187

dbandassociates@msn.com

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