Previewing LSU-Clemson with Anna Hickey from Clemson247
Geaux247: A LSU Tigers athletics podcast
On this edition of the Geaux247 Podcast, Billy Embody is joined by Anna Hickey from Clemson247 to preview the National Championship between LSU and Clemson on Monday night in New Orleans. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This week on the pod, we have Clemson 24/7 writer, Anna Hickey and recruiting legend, Larry Blustein on to chat about what's going on in recruiting in their respective areas. We also break down a little Square Up that happened recently.Rate us 5 stars on iTunes!
Prior to Saturday's matchup against No. 4 Clemson, Editor R. Cory Smith discusses the de facto ACC Atlantic Title matchup with Anna Hickey of Clemson247. Whether it's the differences with Kelly Bryant under center or what makes the Tigers' defense great, everything is covered here with a focus on the upcoming matchup.
Episode 18: Anna Hickey | 247 Sports Clemson Team and Recruiting Reporter
Rich Take On Sports
Episode 18: Anna Hickey | 247 Sports Clemson Team & Recruiting Reporter Subscribe on Apple Podcast | Google Play | Stitcher Rich Take On Sports Show Notes: Rich Spotlight: Anna Hickey Anna comes from a sports family and she remembers always going to NC State football and basketball games even early on in her childhood She really enjoyed playing soccer and gymnastics Sports was a way for her and her dad to connect and bond Her dad introduced her to recruiting message boards and premium subscription sites as a teenager Once she was able to drive, she would drive to NC State practice fields and hide behind bushes to watch camps and record notes in her notebook and then compare those notes with her dad One player, Earl Wolff stands out as he was an unknown recruit however she recognized his talent and followed him and he eventually signed with NC State and was drafted in the NFL She decided to Clemson University because she wanted to go to a football school rather than play soccer in college at a small school Interned with ESPNU while at Clemson and graduated in 3.5 years Connected with Roy Philpott and worked for free as she helped with connecting with recruits and earned more responsibilities in her senior year and thoroughly enjoyed it Anna knew at that point she wanted to be a reporter and cover recruiting Volunteered with 247 Sports after graduation and then 2 weeks later Scout contacted her with a full-time job offer covering Notre Dame football Anna moved to Indianapolis and 2 years later she was contacted by 247 Sports to cover Clemson football and it was a chance to cover her alma mater She just wants to focus on getting better at her craft and doesn’t want to focus on what’s next Words of Wisdom from Anna: “Learn from everyone but copy no one” Social Media: To Follow Anna Hickey on Twitter: @annah247 Find Clemson 247 Sports Information: Clemson 247 Sports To Follow Rich Take On Sports on Twitter: @richtakesports