Covering Miami Hurricanes for the @pbpost | AP football poll voter | Appreciating hockey, dogs, drums | mporter@pbpost.com

Interview

What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports correspondent, Gloucester (Mass.) Daily Times. Age 16.

Awards

Associated Press Sports Editors Award

2011 - Project Reporting
Third place, project reporting, 175,000-75,001 circulation category. For series on "free agency" in high school sports.

Associated Press Sports Editors Award

2009 - Websites
Honorable mention, sports newspaper websites, more than 1 million unique monthly visits category.