Get To Know the Sports Staff: Intern Brandon Tew


Name: Brandon Tew
Hometown: Cary, NC
Year at App: Senior
Major/Minor: Electronic Media/ Broadcasting Minor: History

Favorite Sport: Baseball

Favorite Team: Atlanta Braves, Carolina Panthers, Carolina Hurricanes, Charlotte Hornets, UNC Tar Heels

Favorite Jersey: Houston Astros “Tequila Sunrise”

Favorite Sports Memory: UNC Football 2004 Season, Connor Barth Game Winning field Goal to Beat #3 Miami, UNC Basketball 2005 and 2009 National Championships

Biggest Sports Disappointment: 2015 National Championship game UNC vs. Villanova (Kris Jenkins buzzer-beater)

Best Looking Male Athlete: Tim Tebow

Favorite Male Athlete (All Time): Bo Jackson

Favorite Female Athlete: Mia Hamm

Dream Venue to watch event: Turner Field

Favorite Sports Quote: “If you make every game a life-and-death thing, you’re going to have problems. You’ll be dead a lot.” –Dean Smith

Favorite Fantasy Football Pickup: I picked up Blake Bortles last Season after I went 0-4 in a league rode him to a 7-6 record and the playoffs. Then to the Championship game in that league.

Flacco=Elite??: No!!! Super Bowl MVP does not make you Elite

Get To Know the Sports Staff: Intern Joshua Kornmayer

Name: Joshua Kornmayer
Hometown: Polk County
Year at App: Sophomore
Major/Minor: Electronic Media/ Broadcasting and Mathematics

Favorite Sport: Hockey

Favorite Teams: San Diego Chargers, San Diego Padres, Philadelphia Flyers, San Antonio Spurs, and THE Ohio State University Buckeyes

Favorite Jersey: San Diego Chargers Powder Blue Jerseys

Favorite Sports Memory: 2010 Stanley Cup Playoffs, The Boston Bruins vs. the Philadelphia Flyers. Bruins were up 3-0 and the Flyers came back to tie the series and then in game 7 Flyers were down 3-0 in the game and came back and won becoming the third NHL team to come back from 3 games to 0 to win.
2016 MLB All Star game festivities including Celebrity Game, Home Run Derby, and All Star Game

Biggest Sports Disappointment: EVERY SAN DIEGO SPORTS TEAM EVER

Best Looking Male Athlete: Tyler Seguin and Ryan Kesler

Favorite Male Athlete (All Time): LaDainian Tomlinson

Favorite Female Athlete: Caroline Wozniacki

Dream Venue to watch event: PetCo Park

Favorite Sports Quote: “I wish I could tell you that you’re going to take the NFL by storm. But just because your life will be going according to God’ plan doesn’t mean it’s going to be a fairytale” Danny Woodhead

Favorite Fantasy Football Pickup: Like my favorite sports teams, my fantasy teams always choke come playoff time, so I’m still looking for the best fantasy football pickup.

Is Joe Flacco elite?: NO