Raycom Sports Receives Nine Nominations For
29th Annual Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Raycom Sports was nominated for nine Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards, it was announced by the Nashville/Midsouth Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The awards will be announced on January 31, 2015 in Nashville.
The summer weekly series “Havoline Football Saturdays” was nominated for the seventh straight year. It has won five Emmy Awards. Raycom also received four nominations in the Sports Program Feature category.
In addition, Raycom was nominated in the categories of Sports Event/Game for ACC Basketball UNC at NCSU, Documentary/Topical for “Head Impact Research in ACC,” Director/Short Form for “ACC Tournament Open,” and Promo Spot/Sports for “Duke-UNC Basketball Open.”
Producers Dave Barringer and Jeremy Williams and Associate Producers Maxwell Brooke and Richard Brooke each received four nominations, Producer Alex Farmartino received three nominations, Executive Producer Rob Reichley and Associate Producer Chris Duzan received two nominations, and Director Billy McCoy, host Cory Alexander, Boris Rogers and John Hairston received one nomination.
“We are tremendously honored to receive nine nominations for the 2015 Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards,” said Jimmy Rayburn, Chief Operating Officer of Raycom Sports. “Our dedicated production staff consistently turns out amazing work. For Raycom Sports to be recognized by its peers and it is a testament to their talent.”
Charlotte-based Raycom Sports is a leading independent sports sales & marketing, syndication, event management and production firm. Raycom is the current syndicated television rightsholder of ACC men’s basketball and football telecasts through 2027.
In a partnership with the ACC, Raycom operates the ACC Network, which distributes ACC content through live television broadcasting, original programming via digital technologies, historical archives, mobile applications, social media, ACC Championship events and the official ACC website.
Raycom Sports’ parent company Raycom Media, located in Montgomery, Alabama, owns and operates 53 television stations covering over 12 percent of the United States across 18 states.
29th Annual Midsouth Regional Emmy Award Nominations
Sports Event/Game ACC BB/UNC at NCSU Dave Barringer, Billy McCoy
Sports News Feature` Football Saturdays Dave Barringer, Max Brooke, Richard Brooke, Chris Duzan,
Alex Farmartino, Rob Reichley, Jeremy Williams
Sports Program Feature WFU’s Chris Paul’s Journey Cory Alexander, Max Brooke, Richard Brooke, Chris Duzan,
Rob Reichley, Jeremy Williams
To The Brink-UM’s Joe Zagacki Max Brooke, Alex Farmartino
GT’s Jeremiah Attaochu Dave Barringer, Max Brooke
The Final Roll-AU Toomer Oaks Richard Brooke
Documentary/Topical Head Impact Research in ACC Alex Farmartino
Director-Short Form ACC Tournament Open Dave Barringer, Jeremy Williams
Promo Spot/Sports Duke-UNC BB Open Richard Brooke, John Hairston, Boris Rogers, Jeremy Williams
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