Rita DeMichiel began as a contributing writer for Sportscasting in 2018. She has her associate’s degree in film and television production, with extensive coursework in journalism, from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale.
Rita and her husband are huge sports fans, which for her was somewhat inevitable given the fact that she grew up near Philadelphia. She enjoys keeping up with trending athletes, which are the fodder for her family dinner conversations.
Last Sunday, fans witnessed history in the making. Rookie starting quarterbacks Mac Jones and Zach Wilson faced off for the first time in East Rutherford, where they did something no other first-round draft picks have achieved.
As a competitor, entrepreneur, and brand spokesperson, Conor McGregor doesn't get much downtime. But the 33-year-old UFC fighter has taken up an interesting hobby that helps him relax and find peace in his day.
Boxing is one of the most physically demanding sports for athletes. Fighters put their bodies on the line for a chance at the championship belt. Not only does the sport demand endurance and discipline, but boxers must also have the mental capacity to handle intense beatings in the ring. Sugar Ray Robinson was one of …