TVSpy LostRemote AgencySpy PRNewser FishbowlNY FishbowlDC SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily
Hi SportsNewser readers - thanks for taking a few minutes of your day to check in with SportsNewser over the past year. Moving forward, sports media stories will be featured on our other blogs, including here on TVNewser.

Mia Hamm Joins espnW For FIFA Women's World Cup

Former soccer star Mia Hamm will serve as a special contributor for espnW during the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

During the three-week tournament, Hamm will write blog postings for along with taking part in select appearances on ESPN telecasts.

Hamm is the latest addition from the 1999 US Women’s National Team to join ESPN for coverage of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup. Teammates Julie Foudy, Brandi Chastain and Brianna Scurry as well as former head coach Tony DiCicco will also have a presence on the network.

“Mia Hamm is the one of the most decorated female soccer players in history, and we couldn’t think of a better analyst to join espnW for the 2011 FIFA World Cup.,” said Laura Gentile, vice president, espnW. “Mia brings a wealth of knowledge about international soccer play as well as what it takes to win at any level. Her expertise will be invaluable for our fans as they watch the tournament proceed.”

Mediabistro Course

Social Media Strategy Boot Camp

Social Media Strategy Boot CampBuild a complete social strategy for your brand in Social Media Strategy Boot Camp starting November 10! Learn from social media and marketing experts how to integrate social media into your overall marketing plan, understand key analytics and metrics, master emerging trends, and more. Register now!