Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia and The Comcast Network Receive Seven Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards

Comcast SportsNet and The Comcast Network were recognized with seven Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards at a black-tie ceremony this past Saturday. The awards recognize excellence in news, programming, and individual achievement in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.

Comcast SportsNet’s acclaimed news program, SportsNite, has been awarded an Emmy in 11 of the past 12 years for excellence in a regularly scheduled sports program, and Lynn Doyle’s It’s Your Call talk program was honored for the 10th time.

“Comcast SportsNet and The Comcast Network have made a commitment to our community to provide the best news and sports programming and we are honored to be recognized by our peers for our work,” said Comcast SportsNet Senior Vice President and General Manager Brian Monihan.

Comcast SportsNet and The Comcast Network received Awards for excellence in the following categories:

Sports – Regularly Scheduled Daily Program or Sportscast
 Toyota SportsNite
Rob Kuestner, Assistant News Director
Nyree Berry, Production Assistant
Charles Dower, Show Producer
Bill Markel, Director
Lisa Hilary, Anchor
Rob Michel, Producer
Matt Azarva, Associate Producer

On-Camera Talent-Reporter – Sports
John Boruk, Comcast SportsNet

On-Camera Talent-Reporter – Sports Analyst/Play-by-Play
Marc Zumoff, Comcast SportsNet

Feature News Report
“Piece of Philly History”
Tom Kretschmer

Promotion- News and Program Image
“Comcast SportsNet – We Live Philly Sports”
Eugenia Krug, Executive Producer
Kimberly Stewart, Producer

Editor – Short Form
Jim Harnett, Comcast SportsNet

Interview/Discussion Program/Special
It’s Your Call with Lynn Doyle: Jail for Bullies, The Comcast Network
Lynn Doyle, Host