285 Broad Street
Hartford, CT
Scott Powers
Deputy Editor, Sports
My Role

In charge of print and online coverage of UConn football, UConn men's basketball and UConn women's basketball for courant.com and the Hartford Courant. Post stories online throughout the day, monitor blogs, chatrooms and reader comments. Work closely with reporters, prepare the daily budget for the Courant sports department and help to ensure a smooth transition from dayside to nightside. Pinch hit for sports editor when he's not around.
My Biography

Been at The Courant since 8-9 '89. Ran the night sports operation from 1989-2009 before taking on the above role and working more on the online product and with reporters. Spent the '80s in Fort Lauderdale at the Sun-Sentinel as a reporter/copy editor/assistant sports editor after starting career in Quincy, Mass., as a reporter at the Patriot Ledger. Graduated from Northeastern University in Boston; Grew up in Shrewsbury, Mass.
My Interests

Good old rock 'n' roll, beer, good ol' blues, beer, baseball, beer, politics, scotch, classic sitcoms, scotch, family, friends, grilling and beer and scotch.