August 21, 2009 Contact: Charmaine Daniels at (207) 893-7723 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Corey McCarthy has been named Great Northeast Athletic Conference Sports Information Director of the Year, as voted on by the sports information directors within the conference. McCarthy is entering his third year as the S.I.D. at Saint Joseph's College of Maine.
Since his arrival McCarthy has spear-headed numerous positive changes within the department including; an S.I.D. internship, a consistent year-round game staff, maintenance of the SJC athletics web pages, expansion of media relations, improvement of the look of the team web pages, adding information available on the department web site, increasing the number of feature stories on the web site, archiving of all teams' statistics, creation of a yearbook for each team as well as increasing the number of sports receiving live game statistical tracking. McCarthy is no stranger to the Saint Joseph's College athletics world; he begins his sixth season as an assistant baseball coach for the Monks this fall.