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Sports

This department covers all of the sports at LTHS, and other community or recreational sporting events covered by LTTV. The Director and producers in this department provide support and information for all of the shoots in this category. This may include gathering rosters, providing information about a team’s season and its players, statistics, and other relevant information. This department would also be responsible for making the Sports Shorts and keeping the various online venues updated constantly (LTTVonline.com, YouTube.com/LTTVonline, FoxJox.com, etc.). The department head in this position would likely spend 6-8 hours per week fulfilling his or her duties.

  • Recruit and train announcers for sports
  • Work with Mr. Allan to schedule sports for each season
  • Create announcer schedule for sports coverage
  • Gather statistics, rosters, conference standings, etc. for announcers
  • Produce Sports Shorts and other sports highlights videos for channel and web content
  • Shoot interviews with coaches and players and prepare for roll-ins during sports coverage
  • Ensure that all sports productions have sufficient crew.
  • Work as a crew member on at least 75% of truck productions each month
  • Work with Public Relations to promote sports programs online and in print
  • Work with Creative Services to create promo commercials for sports