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Sada Reed and Guy Harrison

, incompetent, alcoholic hacks who would sell their grandmothers for a good story, a free ticket, a drink or an inside tip about a horse to bet on” ( Wulfemeyer, 1985 , p. 57). The practice of sport journalism though, is changing. Sport-specific ethical codes and university-level sport journalism programs have

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James E. Johnson, Chrysostomos Giannoulakis and Beau F. Scott

). Nonpublic (123) Sport-specific multiplier based on past enrollment. Wisconsin Public (429) Enrollment classifications for baseball, basketball, football, soccer, softball, girls volleyball, track and field, golf, swimming, cross-country, tennis, wrestling, and gymnastics. Wisconsin is the only state in the

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Laura Misener, Kerri Bodin and Marika Kay

, Katie learns, is when athletes are grouped based on their ability to perform sport-specific skills, not only based on disability type. Katie knows that wheelchair basketball already has a system similar to this in place and makes a note to ask about it at her next meeting with the wheelchair basketball

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Cole G. Armstrong, Theodore M. Butryn, Vernon L. Andrews and Matthew A. Masucci

manufacturers. Rounding out the group were corporate managers from non-sport-specific organizations whose responsibility was to develop sport-focused initiatives, as well as nonprofit managers. The authors of this manuscript each facilitated and moderated a breakout session of 11 or 12 professionals (selected

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Christopher R. Barnhill, W. Andrew Czekanski and Adam G. Pfleegor

sample of students in this research. Specifically, students enrolling in sport management programs may be doing so to obtain specific knowledge or to acquire the skills necessary for a desired area of employment. Choosing Sport Management Within a sport-specific setting, several studies have examined

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Katie Lebel

. Our website offers educational information including our sport-specific and event-specific guides, glossaries, and FAQs, as well as deep dives on important subjects and social issues. Localized Content: Compared with many sport platforms, we provide localized news, which makes our content more

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Travis R. Bell

journalistic wisdom. The first section outlines how to begin a career in sport reporting. This area focuses on content development. It starts with an overview of how to write basic copy, which is often a difficult first step, through use of sport-specific language and terminology. This section moves into best

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Jon Welty Peachey, Nico Schulenkorf and Ramon Spaaij

) development, including opportunities for leisure and recreation. In other words, social change provides the broader frame around sport-specific social development activities that form part of a wider agenda or portfolio that goes beyond sport (see in this issue, e.g.,  Chen & Mason, 2019 ; Robertson, Storr

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Daniel C. Funk

rarely discussed and undetermined as noted by a panel of scholars in the area of sport consumer behavior ( Funk, 2017 ). The second perspective calls for scholars to develop sport-specific theories to examine the sport management context. Taking this sport-focused path enables scholars to create new

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Milena M. Parent, Michael L. Naraine and Russell Hoye

.786 (all values normalized). Yet, there was one organization that fell well below this average: the Canadian TenPin Federation bore an outdegree score of 13.576, a discernable outlier from the others in the data set. Its low score is not indicative of a lack of coordination with key sport-specific