“Havoline Football Saturdays in the South” Garners Fourth Emmy Award
for Best Sports Program/Series
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Raycom Sports was honored with two Emmy Awards at the 27th Annual Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards Program, awarded by the Nashville/Midsouth Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in a ceremony in Nashville Saturday evening.
The summer weekly series “Havoline Football Saturdays in the South” was honored with its fourth Emmy Award for Best Sports Program/Series. In addition, Raycom Sports won an Emmy Award in the category Sports Event/Game.
Executive Producer Rob Reichley received two Emmy Awards, while Producers David Barringer, Alex Farmartino and Jeremy Williams, Associate Producer Chris Duzan, and Director Billy McCoy each received one Emmy Award.
“Raycom Sports is very excited to be honored with two Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards,” said Jimmy Rayburn, Chief Operating Officer for Raycom Sports. “We are extremely proud to have a team of talented, dedicated and hard-working individuals who work tirelessly to produce the highest quality programming. They are one of the greatest assets to Raycom Sports and we are very pleased to see them recognized by their peers.”
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 2023.
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 46 television stations covering over 12 percent of the United States across 18 states.
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