CMS Student Drew Casey Receives Award for Sports Journalism

Drew Casey, a Communication and Media Studies student, was recently honored with the Bob Ahrens Award for Excellence in Sports Journalism at the On the Record event held on Nov. 9.

A New Jersey native, Casey knew that he wanted to pursue a career in broadcasting. he knew from the very beginning that he wanted to pursue broadcasting. Because of his ambition, he opted to enroll at Fordham University in part due to the opportunities WFUV Radio offered.

wfuv-students-702x336Drew Casey (center) was also a recipient of the Walsh Scholarship

Casey expressed his enthusiasm for winning the award as executive sports director Ahrens, for whom the award is named, is also Casey’s mentor.

Since enrolling at Fordham more than three years ago, he has jumped into various campus and professional media organizations. As WFUV’s Sports Manager, Casey broadcasts various Fordham sports and is currently the voice of both Fordham Football and Fordham Men’s Basketball.

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