The Sports Broadcasting
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The Sports Broadcasting

  • On-Demand

  • Self-Paced

  • Unlimited Access

  • Anywhere

  • Anytime

  • On-Demand

  • Self-Paced

  • Unlimited Access

  • Anywhere

  • Anytime

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Launch Date: July 1, 2020

Launch Date: July 1, 2020

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lIVE AND INTERACTIVE WEEKLY 
spORTS bROADCASTING TRAINING FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS 
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lIVE AND INTERACTIVE WEEKLY 
spORTS bROADCASTING TRAINING FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS 

Learn from the Pro's in a

Extra-Curricular Virtual Classroom 

Including Professional Development 

Sunday Nights - 2 Hours - 13 Weeks

Learn from the Pro's in a

Extra-Curricular Virtual Classroom 

Including Professional Development 

Sunday Nights - 2 Hours - 13 Weeks

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Our Mission 
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Our Mission 

"To provide unparalleled sports broadcasting instruction, life, communication and business skills training benefiting high school students throughout their lives, whether they choose a career in sports broadcasting or elsewhere."

"To provide unparalleled sports broadcasting instruction, life, communication and business skills training benefiting high school students throughout their lives, whether they choose a career in sports broadcasting or elsewhere."

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Matt Pinto

"I'm honored to be contributing to an interactive curriculum that is groundbreaking in nature and incredibly impactful in scope! I wish an an opportunity like this existed when I was a teen!"

"I'm honored to be contributing to an interactive curriculum that is groundbreaking in nature and incredibly impactful in scope! I wish an an opportunity like this existed when I was a teen!"

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Matt Pinto, Voice
Oklahoma City Thunder
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Matt Pinto, Voice
Oklahoma City Thunder
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What We do 

If you’re a young man or a young lady in high school and considering a career that will satisfy your desire to be near the action, even if you’re not a jock, don’t be discouraged. Today there are more ways than ever to incorporate your love for sport...More

If you’re a young man or a young lady in high school and considering a career that will satisfy your desire to be near the action, even if you’re not a jock, don’t be discouraged. Today there are more ways than ever to incorporate your love for sports into a well-paying, highly-satisfying professional sports-related career someday...and you may already have a head start and the necessary skills and interest level to get in the game. But you need an edge so don’t wait to get started!

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“I was very impressed with such a professional looking group of student broadcasters on such a big stage! I wish you all the very best.”

“I was very impressed with such a professional looking group of student broadcasters on such a big stage! I wish you all the very best.”

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JOHN KING
CNN Chief National Correspondent at NBA All Star Week
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JOHN KING
CNN Chief National Correspondent at NBA All Star Week
YSN ACADEMY GRADUATE AND FACULTY MEMBER (FOX Sports)
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YSN ACADEMY GRADUATE AND FACULTY MEMBER (FOX Sports)

Guests on NBC Sports/Comcast SportsNet

Northwest Region

Guests on NBC Sports/Comcast SportsNet

Northwest Region

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Application Deadline:
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Application Deadline:

To Be Announced

To Be Announced

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Orientation Date:
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Orientation Date:

To Be Announced

To Be Announced

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Next Class Starts:
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Next Class Starts:

To Be Announced

Online Orientation and Class Login Information Will be Included in Acceptance Letter

To Be Announced

Online Orientation and Class Login Information Will be Included in Acceptance Letter

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Sundays
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Sundays

7:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern

6:00pm - 8:00pm Central

5:00pm - 7:00pm Mountain

4:00pm - 6:00pm Pacific

7:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern

6:00pm - 8:00pm Central

5:00pm - 7:00pm Mountain

4:00pm - 6:00pm Pacific

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UPON ACCEPTANCE
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UPON ACCEPTANCE
Upon Acceptance
Tuition: To Be AnnouncedLess
Tuition: To Be Announced

Payment Link Included In Acceptance Letter

Secure Payments by

Payment Link Included In Acceptance Letter

Secure Payments by

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YSN ACADEMY STUDENT
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YSN ACADEMY STUDENT

10th Garder Joey Bonadonna

Color Commentary for the Green Bay Blizzard

Indoor Football League (IFL)

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10th Garder Joey Bonadonna

Color Commentary for the Green Bay Blizzard

Indoor Football League (IFL)

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Application Requirements
Application Requirements
  • Application must be completed by student and a parent (or legal guardian)

  • Upload most recent H.S. transcript or report card (Word, PDF or Photo)

  • Upload Teacher or Counselor recommendation on school letterhead (Word, PDF or Photo)

  • Essay on Application - "Why do you want to be accepted to the YSN Sports Broadcasting Academy?" (minimum 100-150 maximum word limit)

FOR TECH SUPPORT CALL: 954-952-5903

Here's What You'll Learn
Here's What You'll Learn
  • Foundations in TV/Radio Sports Broadcasting

  • Foundations in Play-by-Play and Preparation

  • Foundations in Sports Writing 

  • Foundations in Sports Interviewing

  • Foundations in Sports Management  

  • Creating an Internet Sports Radio Show

  • Building Your Demo Reel

  • Securing an Internship

  • Professional Development

Professional Development
Professional Development
  • Public Speaking

  • Netiquette

  • The Elevator Pitch

  • Mentoring

  • Impression Management

  • The Cover Letter / Resume and Interview 

  • Financial Literacy Basics

  • Time-Management

IMPORTANT NOTE: All candidates (and their parents) submitting applications understand that acceptance into the Academy is offered purely for personal development and enrichment purposes by high school students pursuing a passion/interest in sports broadcasting as a career. All subject matters are delivered at an introductory level. This educational experience is not intended to prepare students for employment upon completion of the Academy. Future employment opportunities will require advanced education, internships and/or volunteer experience.

IMPORTANT NOTE: All candidates (and their parents) submitting applications understand that acceptance into the Academy is offered purely for personal development and enrichment purposes by high school students pursuing a passion/interest in sports broadcasting as a career. All subject matters are delivered at an introductory level. This educational experience is not intended to prepare students for employment upon completion of the Academy. Future employment opportunities will require advanced education, internships and/or volunteer experience.

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"I know that having graduated from the YSN Sports Broadcasting Academy on my resume was one of the deciding factors that enabled me to be one of only two freshmen that were hired (Pac-12 Network) from the 8,000 ASU freshmen class."

"I know that having graduated from the YSN Sports Broadcasting Academy on my resume was one of the deciding factors that enabled me to be one of only two freshmen that were hired (Pac-12 Network) from the 8,000 ASU freshmen class."

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Kaard Bombe

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“The YSN Sports Broadcasting Academy doesn’t have professional teachers, they have professionals that teach! Each week what I learned from this academy, I feel I gained more advantages over kids my age.”

“The YSN Sports Broadcasting Academy doesn’t have professional teachers, they have professionals that teach! Each week what I learned from this academy, I feel I gained more advantages over kids my age.”

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Taylor Weiss

Taylor Weiss

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