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Schott, Ken

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Phone: 518-395-3159

Employee Since: August 27, 1990

Sports Reporter

Biography:

Ken has been a sportswriter for nearly 30 years, the last 23 at The Daily Gazette. He is in his 22nd year covering college hockey for The Gazette and is recognized as one of the top college hockey writers in the country. Ken was named the inaugural winner of the ECAC Hockey Media Award in 1998. He has also served on the Hobey Baker Award selection committee (1999-2001). He talks college hockey every Thursday from 11:05-11:30 a.m. during the season on "Big Board Radio Sports with Rodger Wyland" on radio station WOFX (980 AM). Ken also writes the popular "Behind the Broadcast" column that appears every Saturday. He has also covered minor league baseball for The Gazette. Ken began his career during his junior year at York College in Pennsylvania, working for the York Daily Record. Ken started the paper's regular coverage of the AHL's Hershey Bears in 1985. He also covered the Eastern League's Harrisburg Senators and wrote a TV/radio column.
Read his blog "Parting Schotts" on dailygazette.com.


Ken's Recent Articles:


UPDATE: Wyland's talk show leaving WOFX-AM for WTMM-FM

UPDATE: Wyland's talk show leaving WOFX-AM for WTMM-FM

May 23, 2016

Townsquare Media had been talking with Rodger Wyland off and on for a while about the possibility of moving his long-running “Big Board Sports” talk ...

NCAA Baseball: Union won't be awed by surroundings this time

May 17, 2016

Union College baseball coach Paul Mound vividly remembers the Dutchmen’s last NCAA Div­ision III baseball tournament appearance two years ago. It didn’t go so well. ...

Broadcasting: Cady leaving WPTR for Time Warner job

Broadcasting: Cady leaving WPTR for Time Warner job

May 14, 2016

A job opportunity that suddenly came up with Time Warner Cable was something that Brian Cady couldn’t pass up. Cady, host of the sportstalk show ...

Colgate assistant named women's hockey coach at Union

Colgate assistant named women's hockey coach at Union

May 14, 2016

Josh Sciba has a monumental task in front of him taking over the Union College women’s hockey team. He said he’s ready for that challenge ...

Sciba named Union women's hockey coach

Sciba named Union women's hockey coach

May 13, 2016

The Union College women's hockey team looked two hours west in Hamilton to find its new head coach. Colgate women's hockey assistant coach Josh Sciba ...

Gostisbehere finalist for rookie of the year

Gostisbehere finalist for rookie of the year

May 2, 2016

Shayne Gostisbehere helped Union College win its first NCAA hockey title in 2014. Now, he’s going for another first. Gostisbehere is one of three finalists ...

Union's Fishman plays big in a tiny pond

Union's Fishman plays big in a tiny pond

April 27, 2016

As 21-year-old pitcher and first baseman Jake Fishman looks at the list of players who have recently won the USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award, which ...

‘Levack and Wolf’ to put E back into ESPN radio

‘Levack and Wolf’ to put E back into ESPN radio

April 1, 2016

Ever since Armen Williams left the “Armen and Levack” sportstalk show on ESPN Radio 104.5 The Team (WTMM-FM) in January to become a program director ...

Anas plays through pain, leads Quinnipiac to regional title

Anas plays through pain, leads Quinnipiac to regional title

March 28, 2016

Quinnipiac junior forward Sam Anas was questionable for both games of the NCAA hockey tournament East Regional because of an upper-body injury he suffered in ...

Hockey: Quinnipiac wary of RIT's history of upsets

Hockey: Quinnipiac wary of RIT's history of upsets

March 26, 2016

Quinnipiac has to be wary of Rochester Institute Technology’s history in the NCAA hockey tournament regionals. Six years ago, RIT pulled off two upsets to ...

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