Stories

Game On



By Jen A. Miller

On any given NFL Sunday, Jen Sabatelle ’94 is in the CBS Broadcast Center in New York with the top programming and production executives from the network. As the vice president of communications for CBS Sports, she oversees the overall media relations efforts and strategy for CBS Sports, including corporate communications and the promotion of all CBS...

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By Jen A. Miller

Annemarie Farrell, assistant professor of sport management and media, came to Ithaca College to teach. Her other job on campus is head coach of the men’s rugby club team, a position she’s had since 2008. Last spring the team was undefeated and came in fourth at the national championship for Division III club teams.

Farrell played rugby herself in...

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By Jen A. Miller

Shannon Walton ’04 owns her own sports psychology firm in Honeoye, New York, called the Ultimate Mental Edge. There she works with athletes from ages 10 to 20, helping them excel in the competitive sports world. Her clients include soccer players, softball players, cheerleaders, golfers, and squash players.

“We’re working on their mental...

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By Jen A. Miller

When Sergeant Harry Ruzika’s vehicle was hit by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan, he was trapped under his vehicle in a river. He suffered many physical injuries as a result, including a below-the-knee amputation to his left leg, but his anxiety about being in the water held him back more.

This past summer, Holly Roselle, M.S. ’05,...

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