Meet the face
behind the posts

Here is a virtual hug because, if you don't know, that's how I love to greet people!

 

I grew up in the small town of Wilkesboro in the foothills of North Carolina. From a young age, I fell in love with being active and used sports as a way to do so. From playing sports, to being on the sidelines as a referee to making it my profession, I am elated to be a female in the sports industry. 

Beyond sports, you can find me traveling the world, shopping in NYC, brunching on the weekend, listening to Taylor Swift, attempting a new outdoor activity, working on my podcast (coming soon!), or just being a sports fan! 

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Journalist

I've covered events ranging from the 2016 Presidential Race to the University of Illinois Hall of Fame Induction (both pictured). 

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Social Media Guru

Social media is the new wave of storytelling. I use my journalist skills to create engaging content for sports teams ranging from MiLB, MLB, DUKE, and NBC Sports.

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Sports 
Enthusiast

On the sidelines, in the press box or in the stands, my passion for sports shines through. I have studied the business of sports extensively at the undergraduate and graduate level. 

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Girl Boss

Empowered women empower women. I serve as a mentor for many pursing their dreams.

 

You can never be overdressed or overeducated.

- Ellie Whittington

Don't let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.

- Babe Ruth

Somebody is going to do it. It might as well be you.

- Paula Eller (my mom)

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