About Us

Parker Welch

Hello, my name is Parker Welch! I am a sophomore at the College of Journalism and Communications majoring in Sports Communications. I intend on pursuing a career that will keep me around sports and the atmospheres that I love. Currently, I am exploring the type of reporting that suites me …

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Joseph Lara

Hi, my name is Joseph Lara. I’m a sports and media journalism major at the University of Florida, but I hope to cover both traditional sports and esports. In high school, I would have football games on Friday nights and League of Legends tournaments on Saturday mornings; I want to …

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Lexi Bryant

Hey there! My name is Lexi Bryant and I am currently a senior attending the University of Florida. I am studying journalism sports media and plan on graduating in December. After I graduate I would like to move home to St. Petersburg and find a job doing sports photography. My …

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Kyle Wood

Hello, my name is Kyle Wood and I’m a junior journalism student at the University of Florida. I’m from Coral Springs, Florida, a suburb of Fort Lauderdale, and have been writing about sports since I was a junior in high school. I am the sports editor of The Independent Florida …

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Shyam Latorre

I’m a fourth-year telecommunications student at UF. I was born in Portugal but raised in Tampa, Florida. I’m a supporter of all the Tampa Bay sports teams, although my heart belongs to the Bucs. My dream is to work in sports media, behind the camera for NFL Network or ESPN. …

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Ellory Fuqua

Hey y’all, My name is Ellory Fuqua! I am third year Journalism student with a ¬†specialization in Sports Media. I am from a small town in the Florida Panhandle called Marianna. I am a sports fanatic and a sweet tea enthusiast. My passion for sports is rooted in small town …

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Alexa Harley

Hello, my name is Alexa Harley. Im a second-year journalism sports and media student at the University of Florida. I am from Fort Myers, FL and grew up a Tampa Bay Rays fan. My dream would be to either be to work as a sideline reporter for a professional sports …

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Harrison Smajovits

Hello, my name is Harrison Smajovits. I’m a third-year telecommunication student at the University of Florida. I’m from St. Petersburg, Florida, and I grew up about 25 minutes from Tropicana Field–the home of the Tampa Bay Rays. I aspire to join the ranks of Bob Uecker and Dewayne Staats by …

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Cassandra Swartz

Hello everyone! I am a third-year public relations major at the University of Florida with a love for all things sports. I hope to work in communications for an NFL, NWSL or MLB team when I graduate. If you ever want to talk Buffalo Bills, I’m your girl. During spring …

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