By Erik Hall

These are people who were “On the Move” during May 2020. They have made professional moves in sports media.

If there was a move in your department or you made a move during May that is not included, you can contact Erik Hall at hallerik7@gmail.com.

  • Adam Amin joined the Chicago Bulls as TV play-by-play broadcaster. 
  • John Bombatch announced his departure as sports editor from the Fairborn (Ohio) Daily Herald. 
  • Bailey Carlin joined Barstool in a full-time role. 
  • Rana Cash took the news director role at the Savannah (Georgia) Morning News. She had been sports editor at the Louisville Courier Journal. 
  • Mike Freeman announced his departure as an NFL columnist for Bleacher Reporter. 
  • Drew Hill became the Memphis Grizzlies reporter for The Daily Memphian. 
  • Dan Huss departed his role as sports editor at the Eden Prairie News in Savage, Minn. 
  • Robert Irby joined the Independent Tribune in Concord, N.C., as a sports reporter. 
  • Maddie Lee announced she joined NBC Sports Chicago to cover the Cubs. She was previously with The Oklahoman covering the Oklahoma City Thunder.
  • Stacy Long became sports editor of the Florence (Alabama) Times Daily. He previously worked at the Montgomery (Alabama) Advertiser. Long replaced Gregg DeWalt as sports editor.  
  • Bernie Miklasz was laid off as a sports reporter and host for 101 ESPN in St. Louis. 
  • Ed Odeven started his role as sports correspondent for Japan Forward.  
  • Rob Parker joined Deadspin as a weekly columnist. 
  • Colin Peters became a sports reporter at the Oskaloosa (Iowa) Herald. 
  • Nora Princiotti joined The Ringer to cover the NFL. She previously covered the New England Patriots for The Boston Globe. 
  • Jourdan Rodrigue started covering the Los Angeles Rams for The Athletic L.A. 
  • Bill Roseberry announced he was laid off as a sports reporter at Advantage in Godfrey, Ill. 
  • Tim Schmitt has been named Golfweek Magazine managing editor and USA Today Network’s golf coordinator. 
  • Peter Schmuck departed The Baltimore Sun as a sports reporter. 
  • Chris Schoonover announced he was laid off as sports editor at the Beauregard (La.) Daily News. 
  • Mike Sherman became executive editor of Oklahoma Watch. He previously was sports editor of the Tampa Bay Times. 
  • David Smith said he was laid off by The Athletic as a NASCAR reporter. 
  • Jason Whitlock’s contract expired with FOX, and it was not renewed. 
  • The Democrat and Chronicle in Rochester, N.Y., saw the departures of sports editor Steve Bradley and sports reporter Leo Roth

The Las Vegas Review-Journal named Sam Gordon as UNLV reporter and moved Mark Anderson to a general assignment reporting role.

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