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Matthew De George

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Philadelphia, Pa.
Reporter and Assistant Sports Editor — The Delaware County Daily Times
Covers:  Sports (general), soccer, Olympics sports, swimming, sports and culture, sports business, college sports, high school sports

Swim author, Duels in the Pool & Pooling Talent. Delco Times assistant sports editor/Union beatwriter. Views are mine, not my company's.

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Biography

Sports writer/editor with five years of experience in digital-first and print publications. Author of two books on the history of swimming.
Writing:
Beats include various high school sports and MLS's Philadelphia Union, as well as spot pro coverage, columns, lead features, and blogging. Augment...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports reporter for The Hawk, the student newspaper at Saint Joseph's University.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Not professionally. But I can recall playing around with the typewriter my father used when he was in college when I was a young kid.

How is social media changing news?

It adds more immediacy, which presents both opportunity and challenges. It's as much finding the niche as trying to do it all