Lack of Minority Coaches: Where Does Pennsylvania Stand?
We take a look at the numbers when it comes to minority coaches in Pennsylvania, and talk with coaches about the issue. Ariel Simpson reports.
About the Contributors
Junior / Broadcast Journalism
Ariel Simpson is a junior from Columbus, Ohio, now relocated to Bristol, Pa. She is majoring in broadcast journalism with a minor in sociology and is working towards her certificate for the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism.
For CommRadio, Ariel serves as an analyst and on-air personality host. She is the co-founder of the very first—and only—all-female NFL podcast on CommRadio, Gridiron Girls, now developed into an all-sports live talk show.
Outside of CommRadio, Ariel is the sports editor for a student-run multimedia outlet, The Underground. Over the summer, she had a chance to shadow a member of the Cleveland Indians’ production team. She hopes to be a sports reporter based out of Cleveland after school. Ariel was also a previous intern at the local radio station, B94.5.