Alex Benzegala

STAA Member
Location: Fargo, ND
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA
Writing Samples
1. Game Recap
2. Game Recap

Related Experience

WZFG AM 1100 The Flag, Fargo, ND June 2019-February 2020
Sports Director
  • Delivered daily sports updates for morning talk show, voices all sports related content in the company.
  • Broadcasted over 80 high school sporting events a year in North Dakota and Minnesota.
  • Covered local college athletics including Division 1 North Dakota State University.
  • Hosted Saturday morning show called Flag Sports Saturday that features area and professional athletes, writers broadcasters and newsmakers.
  • Created and maintained companies sports social media accounts.
Alpha Media LLC, Fort Dodge, IA Nov. 2017-May 2019
News and Sports Director
  • Produced specific morning and afternoon newscasts for 7 different radio stations in the Fort Dodge and upper Midwest region.
  • Lead sports staff and all play-by-play broadcasters in the company.
  • Wrote all local news and sports content on Alpha Media's website and social media.
  • Play-by-play voice of the Fort Dodge Dodgers and travels to each game.
Free Tap Sports Radio, Kansas City, MO Aug 2017-Nov. 2017
Freelance Broadcaster
  • Served as the 1st volunteer internet play-by-play voice of the Lincoln Prep football program, without there being a job opening while working at a boarding school for at risk youth for teenagers from across the country.
KNNZ 89.1 FM, Fargo, ND May 2015-June 2017
Freelance Broadcaster
  • First radio voice of the Fargo Invaders semi-professional football club and West Fargo Sheyenne High School football on 89.1, Kens FM. Also worked at resident treatment center for at risk youth.
Concordia College, Moorhead, MN Nov. 2010- Nov.2014
Student Broadcaster
  • 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."
  • 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.

Languages: Fluent in English and Latin American Spanish.

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

References
Darren Helton, Operations Manager, Alpha Media, Fort Dodge, IA
Steve Hallstrom, President, Flag Family Media, Fargo, ND
Bob Rennison, Voice of Kanas City Mavericks of ECHL and owner of Freetap Sports.com, Independence, MO