Mark Rich

Freelance Journalistic Writer & Editor

Location:Metamora, Illinois, United States
2 Skills
Long-time journalism writer and editor looking for freelance projects and expanding my field of expertise. Quick with work and always professional.

Work Experience:
Pekin Daily Times
Assistant Sports Editor - July 1994-September 1997, February 2006-present
Cover area high school and college sports with game coverage and weekly columns. Also edit copy and page layouts as well as oversee the production of the sports section at least once a week.

Sports Direct
Contributing Writer – November 2012-present
Write preview and game reports for both college basketball and college football games across the country on a tight deadline. Also contribute to the editing of other writers' game reports.

Peoria Journal Star
Sports writer - September 2004-February 2006
Covered area high school sports, both through columns and game stories, as well as provided desk work help, including paginating and copy editing.

Contributing Writer - October 2002-present
Feature writer for the Chicago Bulls' official magazine, as well as for the team's game programs.

Sports XChange
Contributing Writer - October 2002-February 2010
Wrote weekly team reports for both college basketball and college football teams across the country. Also contributed game reports for various college basketball teams.

Basketball News
Senior Editor/Associate Editor - January 1998-September 2002
Writer and editor for weekly magazine and website covering college and pro basketball. Wrote features, columns and weekly updates on numerous NBA teams and NCAA conferences. Assisted in the editing of nearly every page in every issue, as well as all contributions to the website.
Skills (2) Rating
Journalistic Writing