Steve Lepore joined Awful Announcing in 2013. Prior to that, he spent five years as the proprietor and (mostly) sole writer of the sports media (and formerly hockey media) hub Puck the Media. He's also a credentialed reporter and correspondent for SiriusXM's NHL Network Radio, where he's covered two NHL Drafts and a Stanley Cup Final.
Most recently, he spent time with USA Today as a special projects editor, overseeing the successful editorial launch of the Year in Sports and Super Bowl Ad Meter programs. l He has also contributed to the Poynter Institute, The Hockey News and SB Nation.
He is a lifelong New Jerseyan, a graduate of Caldwell College with department honors in Communication Arts in 2011, and a former high school varsity bowler, mock trial and drama club member.