Penn State-Pitt Rivalry: Fan Reaction
Penn State and Pitt met for the first time in 16 years on the football field, and fans of both teams are excited the rivalry is back . Reporter Morgan Giannone has the story from Heinz Field.
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Senior / Broadcast Journalism
Morgan is currently an on-air sports and news anchor for Penn State’s Centre County Report, an Emmy award-winning, student-run newscast. She is also a field reporter and producer for their BIG10 Football coverage and other sports and community-based features. She will be an Executive Producer for Centre County Report in 2017. Previously, Morgan interned with NASCAR Productions at their headquarters in Charlotte, NC, where she was part of the in-house production team, which included producing segments of NASCAR University. During her time in Charlotte, she also worked at FOX Sports 1 for the production of Race Hub and RaceDay and was a part of the the live broadcast team for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Her positive NASCAR experience was built on her previous internship with DragonSpeed in the Pirelli World Challenge Series where she worked as the team’s Media and Public Relations Liaison. In addition to her work with Centre County Report, Morgan is the Production Director for Penn State’s ComRadio and serves on the Lion Ambassadors Executive Board as Director of Communications. Proficient both in front of and behind the camera, she is focused on a career in sports broadcast television.