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Worcester, MA
Freelance Journalist
Covers:  soccer, long-form features, sports, general news, beer, music, mls, major league soccer, usmnt

Freelance Journalist. kkoczwar[at]gmail[dot]com

Kevin Koczwara's Biography

Worcester, Mass, based journalist. Contributed to VICE Sports, The New York Times, ESPNFC, SBNation, SBNation Longform, Grantland, The Boston Globe, The Boston Globe Magazine, Sports on Earth, NBC ProSoccerTalk, Soccer By Ives, Worcester Mag, The Classical, KCKRS.com, New England Soccer Today, A Football Report, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, American Soccer Now, New England Soccer Journal, NESN.com and more. Member of the NASR.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Freelancing.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. Often.

How is social media changing news?

It makes it more interactive. Readers and sources now add on to the narrative.

USA's Morgan Brian hopes simplicity will bring Women's World Cup success

theguardian.com — Morgan Brian slides off her brand new blacked-out cleats and sits down. She has just finished playing her final game for the National Women's Soccer League's Houston Dash - who selected the midfielder with the first pick in this year's draft - before she jets off to California to prepare for the upcoming World Cup in Canada.

Sydney Leroux's Journey from Canada to the American National Team

sbnation.com — A skinny 9-year-old girl with dark, wavy hair bounces around her living room, a soccer ball at her feet. She kicks it against the cream and green tweed couch. Her eyes stare into the television. More than 90,000 people pile into the Rose Bowl for the women's World Cup final.

Surviving the World's Most Terrifying Race

sports.vice.com — "The struggle itself toward the heights is enough to fill a man's heart." - Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus A sense of dread has hung over Jason Spare's life. Spare's father was 33 years old when he had his first heart attack. It almost killed him.

Surviving the World's Most Terrifying Race

sports.vice.com — "The struggle itself toward the heights is enough to fill a man's heart." - Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus A sense of dread has hung over Jason Spare's life. Spare's father was 33 years old when he had his first heart attack. It almost killed him.

New York City FC v New England Revolution - live!

theguardian.com — Rolling report: Follow Kevin Koczwara's minute-by-minute report of New York City FC's home debut against the New England Revolution

Wandering striker Juan Agudelo right at home with New England Revolution

theguardian.com — A work permit seemed like formality for Juan Agudelo when he signed a pre-contract agreement with Stoke City in 2013. The American forward was one of the United States' most promising young players. He'd scored on his international debut, as a 17-year-old in a 1-0 win over South Africa, to become the youngest goalscorer in the history of the national team.

The Art of Music and Life: An interview with Jason Anderson

medium.com — Jason Anderson is smaller than I remember. He's so full of energy and passion in his recordings and live shows that it's easy to forget that he's a skinny guy with a slender face and a graying beard - or it feels like it's graying. He looks worn and tattered, like the old trainer hoppers in cartoons.

Super Bowl Media Day is Dumb Just Like the Media

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May 29, 2015

@RobinRoberts you're commentary for the '99 World Cup final was a big part of my profile of Sydney Leroux sbnation.com/longform/2015/…

May 29, 2015

RT @thefarmerjones: Related, a really interesting read on Warriors/Cavs & Thompson/Love knowing all that we know now: blogs.mercurynews.com/kawakami/2014/…

May 29, 2015

I profiled #USWNT captain @christierampone for this | Howler Magazine issue 08 | Women’s World Cup & Sepp’s Blather | shop.howlermagazine.com/products/howle…

May 29, 2015

RT @whatahowler: Would you like to kick Sepp Blatter in the head right about now? HAVE WE GOT SOMETHING FOR YOU fifa.wtf/1AQGMwz pic.twitter.com/fbbo8wb3S7

May 29, 2015

RT @pamelacolloff: A must-read for all freelance writers. "Indemnity Clause Leaves Freelancers Open to Lawsuits" poynter.org/news/mediawire…



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