Sports Journalism Blog

It’s a special Indy 500 edition of the Weekly Roundup featuring current and former students of the Sports Capital Journalism Program at IUPUI.

Michael Williams covers Fernando Alonso’s jump from Formula One to the Indy 500 for Indianapolis Monthly.

Joe Spears profiles driver Jay Howard for Indianapolis Monthly.

Rob Peeters profiles Carlos Munoz for Indianapolis Monthly.

Zak Keefer of the Indianapolis Star recaps the Indy 500.

Elsewhere from the sports media.

Juan Martinez profiles Braves pitcher 43-year-old Bartolo Colon, who is now in his 20th major league season.

Alex Prewitt of Sports Illustrated tells the story of how the Predators became the biggest story in Nashville.