Co-Director | Men’s & Women’s Ice Hockey Editor | The Duck Boat Report Podcast Co-Host | Broadcaster | Columnist
Patrick is a junior studying journalism and public relations at Boston University. He is the editor and lead reporter for WTBU’s men’s and women’s ice hockey coverage, and also broadcasts BU Hockey games. A native of Lynn, Mass., he also co-hosts WTBU’s Boston sports podcast, the Duck Boat Report, and contributes professional hockey and golf columns. He is also a Digital Intern with NBC10 Boston and NECN, and he writes about the Boston Bruins for Black ’N Gold Hockey. When he’s not watching Mark Scheifele highlights or ordering a large iced regular at Dunkin’ Donuts, you can find him going to war for Tuukka Rask. Check out his portfolio and follow him on Twitter @PatDonn12.
Co-Director | Men’s and Women’s Basketball Editor | Beat Reporter | Broadcaster | The Duck Boat Report Podcast Co-Host
Ethan is a senior studying journalism and statistics at Boston University. He is the lead editor and reporter for WTBU’s basketball coverage as well as a radio and television broadcaster. Hailing from Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Ethan is a fan of all Boston sports teams and a basketball analyst on a local and national level. He writes about the Celtics and Minnesota Timberwolves for The Lead Sports Media and still believes in the potential of Andrew Wiggins. Check out his portfolio here, and follow him on Twitter @ethman43.
Director of On-Air Operations | Softball Editor | Broadcaster | Beat Reporter
Daniel is a junior from Long Island, New York, studying journalism. He is the director of our radio show that is on from 6:00-8:00 P.M. on Mondays and Fridays. He covers women’s hockey for WTBU Sports. He broadcasts soccer, hockey, basketball and softball. He is the host of Fair or Foul, a podcast at WTBU Sports dedicated to Major League Baseball. When he’s not working on content for WTBU Sports, Daniel is also an analyst on Offsides and a contributor to Terrier Nation with BUTV10. Daniel loves anything sports and anything theater, always rooting for his New York teams (even in Boston) and acting in shows with BU Stage Troupe and BU On Broadway. Follow Daniel on Twitter @DanielMultz or check out some of his other work for WTBU Sports.
Podcast Manager | Co-Host of The Duck Boat Report Podcast | Freelance Reporter | Columnist
Brady is a journalism and public relations double-major at Boston University’s College of Communication, Class of 2022. He oversees all WTBU Sports podcasts, co-hosts The Duck Boat Report podcast, and contributes columns and other articles. Growing up in Foxborough, Massachusetts, Brady is a huge Boston sports fan and has worked with the New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, and NESN, among other organizations, in addition to spending time in various roles across BU Athletics. Follow Brady on Twitter, @BradyDGardner.
Radio Host | Columnist
Chad is a senior from Huntington Beach, Calif. Even though he grew up in Orange County, he is Boston through and through. He is an avid follower of the Red Sox, Patriots, Bruins and Celtics. Chad has consistently been involved in WTBU Sports’ radio show since transferring to BU in the fall of 2018. He has also been the color commentator for a couple of men’s hockey and both men and women’s basketball, as well as published a few columns. While he has greatly enjoyed his time contributing in many facets at WTBU, Chad is most proud of his sports media content.
He has written feature stories on professional media members Alex Reimer now of Forbes, Ty Anderson of 98.5 The Sports Hub and Kirk Minihane of Barstool Sports. The last two profiles on Anderson and Minihane became the most read stories in WTBU Sports’ history. This semester, he has started a media podcast. “The Comment Section” centers around Chad talking to fellow WTBU members, and a few professionals, on their thoughts regarding the sports media world. Chad has had a memorable experience at WTBU Sports and is looking forward to one more fantastic year.
Men’s & Women’s Soccer Beat Reporter | Box to Box Podcast Co-Host
Akshai is currently a senior in the College of Communication at Boston University. He is excited to be returning to WTBU for his third year after covering men’s and women’s soccer and women’s ice hockey, as well as fulfilling a lifelong dream of participating in sports commentary as a freshman. Akshai’s favorite play-by-play and color commentators are Arlo White, Graeme Le Saux, Lee Dixon, Ian Darke, Steve McManaman, Ernie Johnson Jr., and Joe Buck. His favorite hobbies related to sports include keeping up with the English Premier League, playing FIFA, and watching slam dunk fails on YouTube. Akshai also co-hosts the Box to Box podcast.
J. (Jared) Housman is a senior studying broadcasting at the COM school. He is a self-taught sportscaster whose greatest hero is Jim Nantz. J broadcasts soccer and basketball for WTBU Sports and is part of the Offsides crew for BUTV10. J has a great memory for football and basketball and loves to play trivia relating to pro and college coaches and teams. His favorite teams are the Florida Gators (college) and Packers (Pro). Basketball favorites are the Kansas Jayhawks and Miami Heat. When not pouring over sports game statistics and trivia, he enjoys chatting about music, playing Xbox or Smash with friends and exploring local ethnic restaurants. His greatest wish would be to see the Terriers go to a final four and go to the Super Bowl.
Columnist | Broadcaster
Joe is a sophomore from Rockville, Maryland studying journalism in the College of Communication. He writes about a handful of pro sports topics and also broadcasts BU athletic events. Joe also covers the men’s ice hockey team for the Daily Free Press and is involved with BUTV10 and the COM Ambassador program. Joe is a big Washington, D.C. sports fan and runs his own DC sports blog called The Wildcard. He is patiently waiting for Alex Ovechkin to pass Wayne Gretzky for the all-time NHL goal scoring record.
I am a junior from New Bedford, Massachusetts majoring in public relations with a minor in journalism. I am a big New England sports fan by default, but I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else! One of my favorite memories from my Boston sports experiences is the time I got to run the bases at Fenway after a game; that was wicked cool! I’ve played sports my entire life including soccer, basketball, softball, and even rugby. I’ve always loved everything about sports, from the atmosphere of the crowd to the competition itself. My involvement with the station includes briefly broadcasting for Women’s Basketball and Men’s Ice Hockey. In the past, I have interned for the NECBL’s New Bedford Bay Sox where I learned about in-game entertainment and game day relations. I am also involved with the music side of WTBU where I have written album reviews and am excited to interview rising musicians. Besides music and sports, my hobbies include photography, running, hiking, and traveling.
Coast to Coast NBA Podcast Co-Host | Basketball Beat Reporter
Dylan is a junior from Woburn, Massachusetts studying journalism. He appears on the WTBU Sports radio show and co-hosts Coast to Coast. In the past, Dylan has covered BU men’s basketball and men’s soccer and written an NBA column for the Daily Free Press. In his spare hours, he enjoys watching sports until his eyes bleed or at least until the clock strikes midnight. He also likes to eat peanut butter and fluff sandwiches with pretzels in the middle in addition to getting a crisp eight hours of sleep, but not at the same time. Dylan has never spent a single second of his free time enjoying jazz.
Second Stringers Podcast Host
Griffin is a sophomore from Melrose, Massachusetts, studying advertising in the College of Communication. In the past he has interned for the radio, but currently is the host of Second Stringers, a podcast at WTBU dedicated to debating everything that is going on in the world of sports. Born and raised in the suburbs outside of Boston, Griffin is a diehard Celtics, Patriots, Redsox, and Bruins fan. Although he is a little worried about the lack of championships in recent years, he is sure that parades will be back very soon in Titletown.
Photographer | Beat Reporter | Graphic Designer | Coast to Coast NBA Podcast Co-Host
Hannah is a sophomore majoring in public relations and minoring in business administration. Around WTBU Sports, Hannah takes photos, writes for the basketball and lacrosse beats, creates graphics and co-hosts Coast to Coast with Sam Leach and Dylan Woods. Originally from Orange County, Calif., Hannah enjoys riding her bike, drawing, going to the beach, visiting art museums and rooting for her favorite teams, the Lakers, Dodgers and Rams. She hopes to work in marketing or communications in the sports or entertainment industries in the future.
Max is a sophomore from Toledo, Ohio studying journalism. He covers basketball for WTBU and the Daily Free Press, but his true passions are college football and boxing, which is why he hosts podcasts on both. Despite being from Ohio, Max is a massive Michigan football fan and is consistently disappointed at the end of every November when Michigan losses to Ohio State and doesn’t win the Big 10. If you think being a Michigan football isn’t hard enough, Max is also a committed Detroit sports fan for hockey, basketball, and baseball, as well as a fan of the Cleveland Browns for football. In his free time Max enjoys playing his saxophone, listening to music, and eating an unhealthy Midwestern diet.
Alexander Cohen is a junior studying film and television at Boston University. Hailing from New York City, he has been cursed with being a New York sports fan and is a diehard one for the Knicks. Alexander is obsessed with basketball and is a contributor for the Knicks’ SB Nation blog, Posting and Toasting, and will be working on the basketball beat for WTBU Sports. He has also launched a podcast — Per 36 — which focuses on his two favorite parts of basketball: the Knicks and under-appreciated bench players. He also appears on the WTBU sports radio show and BUTV10’s sports talk show, Offsides. You can follow him on Twitter @DaRealBootum.
Seth Helman is a sophomore from small-town Kingston, New Hampshire, who is studying journalism with the intention of becoming a sports broadcaster. His passions include Bruins hockey and Mets baseball, as well as a strong interest in the NBA as a whole and the New England Patriots. If Seth isn’t watching or playing sports, you can probably find him making music on his laptop, playing his guitar, or complaining about how the Mets ownership isn’t going to pay any money to improve the team this offseason.
Broadcaster | Beat Reporter
Paige is a senior from Greenwich, CT majoring in journalism and broadcasting. Paige is also a student-athlete on the Varsity field hockey team at BU. She is on the panel for the WTBU Sports Show on WTBU. She is also on the Daily Free Press sports staff where she writes for the Boston Hockey Blog, and is on the Boston Hockey Blog game podcasts. In addition, she is the NESN Color Commentator for the men’s and women’s lacrosse games, and is on the BUTV10 show, Offsides. Paige is also the co-creator, host, and sports correspondent for Keep Up, an original national news show on IGTV. In her free time, Paige enjoys going to NHL games, exploring Boston, and trying new restaurants. Check out more of Paige’s work on https://pmautner.wixsite.com/portfolio.