NYCHoops.net is the licensed publisher for Rivals.com, one of the largest and most respected college recruiting site in the United States. We are looking for interns for three (3) month periods as beat writers for the high school season. Areas include: NYC, Long Island and Westchester. Position(s) begin immediately.
Covering varsity high school games which usually occur Monday - Friday 5pm - 7pm and on Saturday in the early afternoon. A story would would need to be written (350 words minimum) describing the game along with quotes from players and coaches if possible. Stories must be submitted by 12 midnight. A headshot of the star player on the winning team would need to be taken with cell phone and submitted with the story.
Must have a knowledge of the New York high school basketball scene and a mode of transportation to get to games. Creative writing style necessary.