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Gary Phillips

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Managing Editor, Jets Wire, Editor-in-chief, The Setonian and Contributor — FanRag Sports, Sporting News, The Setonian, USA Today

Managing Editor USA Today SMG's @TheJetsWire. @MLB/@Yankees writer @FanRagSports & @SportingNews. Proud @Setonian, @SetonHall alumnus. garyhphillips@outlook.com

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Biography

Gary Phillips is a journalism graduate of Seton Hall University, Class of 2017. There he was the Editor-in-Chief of The Setonian. Phillips is currently the Managing Editor of USA Today Sports' Jets Wire, a contributor at Sporting News and a columnist at FanRag Sports. Phillips has previous experi...

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@GaryHPhillips — 952 followers, 40,763 tweets

Sep 24, 2017

RT @SethDavisHoops: If you are one of those people who didn't watch the NFL today became of the anthem stuff then I feel sorry for you. The games are great!

Sep 24, 2017

RT @RVacchianoSNY: Odell Beckham on his 2nd TD celebration (a raised fist): "Did it look like it (meant something)? Then it might have meant something."

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I got paid to write a few freelance articles for a small NJ site before signing on with FanRag Sports as a sophomore in college.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Peter Parker (photojourno) -- though he's not the most ethical.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

It means being an inquisitive truth teller. That applies to any beat and style of journalism.

NJ Press Foundation

2017 - 1st Place Feature Writing
The NJ Press Foundation's annual College Newspaper Contest looks to recognize the best collegiate journalism in the state of New Jersey. Phillips won the contest's 1st place award for feature writing for the following stories: --- • From nothing: Hurricane molded SHU forward http://www.thesetonian.com/2016/11/09/hurricane-molded-shu-forward/ --- • President Esteban addresses impending departure to DePaul http://www.thesetonian.com/2017/02/22/president-esteban-addresses-impending-departure-to-depaul/

NJ Press Foundation

2017 - 1st Place Profile Writing
The NJ Press Foundation's annual College Newspaper Contest looks to recognize the best collegiate journalism in the state of New Jersey. Phillips won the contest's 1st place award for profile writing for the following stories: --- • Activist, gangster, educator: Dr. Pritchett a Seton Hall ‘jewel’ http://www.thesetonian.com/2017/01/18/dr-pritchett-seton-hall-jewel/ --- • SGA President no stranger to the campaign trail http://www.thesetonian.com/2016/11/02/sga-president-campaign-trail/