Sun reporter Jeff Zrebiec to receive Sportswriter of the Year for Maryland for the third time
The Baltimore Sun|
Jan 16, 2018 at 7:15 PM
Baltimore Sun reporter Jeff Zrebiec was voted Sportswriter of the Year for Maryland for the third time, the National Sports Media Association announced Monday.
He will be honored along with Maryland Sportscaster of the Year Mark Viviano of WJZ-TV, a five-time winner, and recipients from other states during the 59th annual NSMA Awards Weekend on June 23-25 in Winston-Salem, N.C.
Zrebiec, who has covered the Ravens for the past seven seasons, previously was the newspaper’s Orioles reporter from 2005 to 2011. His other beats have included Maryland men’s basketball, other colleges and high schools. Zrebiec, who grew up in New Jersey, joined The Sun as an intern while attending then-Loyola College, from which he graduated in 2001.
The awards weekend will include the inductions of Thomas Boswell, Woody Durham, Bryant Gumbel and Dick Weiss into the NSMA Hall of Fame. Adrian Wojnarowski will receive National Sportswriter of the Year, and Kevin Harlan will receive National Sportscaster of the Year.