The view from Wembley: former NCTJ students report from the NFL international series

NFL logoThree top NCTJ sports journalism students got the chance to report on the recent NFL international series games from the press box at Wembley Stadium.

Scott Hunt, a former sports journalism student at News Associates in Manchester; Michael Thurloway, former student at Darlington College; and Grant Yardley, a graduate of the MA sports journalism course at St Mary’s University, Twickenham, were rewarded for their outstanding exam performances. They achieved the top three marks in the UK in the NCTJ sports journalism exam during the 2013-14 academic year.

The NFL UK sports journalism award is one of several awards available for the best exam results in the Diploma in Journalism.

Read their match reports here:

Scott Hunt – Kansas Chiefs v Detroit Lions

Michael Thurloway – Jacksonville Jaguars v Buffalo Bills

Grant Yardley – Kansas Chiefs v Detroit Lions