Alex Benzegala

STAA Member
Location: Kansas City, MO
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA
Writing Samples
1. Game Recap
2. News Writing

Education
Bachelor of Arts, May, 2014
Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
Major: Communications/Mass Media
Minor: Spanish

Related Experience

Free Tap Sports Radio, Kansas City, MO Aug 2017-Present
  • Currently the internet Play-by-play voice of the Lincoln Prep football program.
  • Director of sales for Lincoln Prep internet radio broadcasts.
KNNZ 89.1 FM, Fargo, ND May 2015-June 2017
  • Served as the first radio voice of the Fargo Invaders semi-professional football club and West Fargo Sheyenne High School football on 89.1, Kens Fm.
Concordia College, Moorhead, MN Nov. 2010- Nov.2014
  • Covered men’s basketball and football teams for Concordia College radio station, serving as play-by-play announcer.
  • Co-host of the “Tom and Benzy Show.”
  • Created a weekly one-hour talk show on Tuesday nights that consisted of segments discussing topics such as sports, news and college life, while hosting guest students.
  • Served on the Concordia College Sports Information Department staff as play-by-play voice of the Concordia Men’s and Women’s hockey games streamed online at Stretchinternet.com.
KGHP, Gig Harbor, WA Sept. 2006- June 2010
  • Called over 75 high school football and basketball games as a high school student on KGHP at Peninsula High School.
  • Board operator and hosted own morning show.
  • Recorded and produced news updates.
  • Won prestigious Klay Huntington Sports Communications scholarship, given to the most outstanding high school sports journalist in Pierce County.
KLAY 1180 AM, Tacoma, WA June. 2006-Jan. 2007
  • Program director of Sabado Latino, two hour spanish speaking talk/music show on Saturday nights.
  • Operated the board and directed all programming, including interviews, music and sports segments.
  • Assisted promotion of program by attending local latino events.

Languages: Fluent in English and Latin American Spanish.

References

Bob Rennison: Owner of Free Tap Sports Radio and Voice of ECHL Kansas City Mavericks

Ken Bartz: Owner of KNNZ FM in Fargo, ND.

Matt Petznick: Owner of Fargo Invaders Football Club.

Ross Richards: Activities Director, West Fargo Sheyenne High School

William Lowe: Head Coach, Lincoln Prep Football, Kansas City.