Bradley’s 2014 Torchbearers

Eighteen Bradley students will intern at the National Broadcast Company (NBC) and the International Broadcast Company (IBC) for this winter’s Olympic Games.

 

Ben Arellano

Senior, sports communication major

Shot Selector

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to meet professionals at such a great company like NBC.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Speedskating

Sport he would like compete in: Soccer

Favorite Olympian: Patrick Kane

 

Jake Hermann

Senior, sports communication major

IBC Runner

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to see events that I never get to see – like bobsled and curling.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Hockey

Sport he would like compete in: Curling

Favorite Olympian: Mike Eruzione

 

Jonathan Teich

Senior, sports communication major

Speedskating Runner

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to be a part of it. It’s just a completely new experience.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Speedskating

Sport he would like compete in: Curling

Favorite Olympian: Shaun White

 

Laura O’Radnik

Senior, television arts major

Shot Selector

Looking forward to: “I can’t wait to see the behind the scenes stuff – how they get it from the event to the TV screen.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Figure Skating

Sport she would like compete in: Figure Skating

Favorite Olympic Aspect: “I just like seeing the competition, the way we all come together.”

 

Tim Lahey

Senior, sports communication major

Logger

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to be a part of the games and see the behind the scenes of it all.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Hockey

Sport he would like compete in: Hockey

Favorite Olympic team: USA Hockey

 

 

 

 

Jesse Marczewski

Senior, sports communication and music major

Shot Selector

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to work with NBC and network with the professionals.”

Favorite winter Olympics event: Curling

Sport he would like compete in: Ski Jump

Favorite Olympic team: Norwegian Curling Team

 

Christopher Morgan

Senior, sports communication major

Associate Producer

Looking forward to: “Because I worked in New York for the summer Olympics, I’m excited to do it again. I’m excited to learn more and do something new.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: USA Hockey

Sport he would like compete in: Figure Skating and Baseball (if it was still around)

Favorite Olympian: N/A

 

Lee Pikelny

Senior, sports communication major

Logger

Looking forward to: “Just being there in Russia. I hope I can go to one of the hockey games.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Hockey

Sport he would like compete in: Curling

Favorite Olympic team: USA Hockey

 

Spence Siegel

Junior, sports communication major

Logger

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to work for a big group like NBC.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Curling

Sport he would like compete in: Basketball

Favorite Olympian, Team: Shaun White and USA Basketball

 

Tim van Straten

Junior, sports communication major

Logger

Looking forward to: “It’s the Olympics! Plus, it will be good for making connections.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Hockey

Sport he would like compete in: Skiing

Favorite Olympian: Shaun White

 

 

 

Dominique Moore

Junior, sports communication major

Highlight factory

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to be a small part of some as big and global as the Olympics.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Snowboarding, Bobsleigh

Sport she would like compete in: Spectating

Favorite Olympian: Shaun White

 

Anna Wilks

Junior, public relations major

Guide intern

Looking forward to: “I’m excited for everything. It’ll be great meeting new people and making connections.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Skiing

Sport she would like compete in: Skiing

Favorite Olympic team: USA Downhill Skiing

 

Tyler Dalsin

Junior, sports communication major

Logger

Looking forward to: “It’ll be cool to experience it as a whole, get a look behind the scenes and work hands-on.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Hockey

Sport he would like compete in: Soccer

Favorite Olympian, Team: Zach Parise, USA Hockey

 

Kelly O’Brien

Senior, journalism major

Shot Selector

Looking forward to: “I’ve dreamed of working as a reporter for NBC ever since I was a little kid. This will be a great networking opportunity.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Downhill Skiing

Sport she would like compete in: Curling

Favorite Olympic team: Jamaica bobsleigh

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dan Bradley

Senior, sports communication major

Shot Selector

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to get to work with NBC. It’s a huge opportunity for the interns and Bradley. The Olympics is a dream for all of us here.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Hockey

Sport he would like compete in: Hockey

Favorite Olympian: Zach Parise

 

Lauren Watts

Senior, sports communication major

Shot Selector

Looking forward to: “I’m excited to see everything that goes into the Olympics.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Figure Skating

Sport she would like compete in: Figure Skating

Favorite Olympic team: USA Women’s Curling

 

Nick Van Almsick

Senior, television arts major

Logger

Looking forward to: “I’ll get to see behind the scenes of some of the biggest events in the world.”

Favorite Winter Olympics event: Luge

Sport he would like compete in: Beach Volleyball

Favorite Olympian: Apolo Ohno