Blake DeVine is a sports broadcaster who has been working as a multimedia journalist for KEYT in Santa Barbara, CA. He graduated from Florida State University with a bachelor's degree in Sports Managment.
Throughout his incredible journey, he has been credentialed at over 100 sporting events. This includes the NBA Draft in Brooklyn, NY., NCAA Tournament in Orlando, FL. and Minnesota Vikings Training Camp in Eagan, MN.
During his senior year, DeVine earned the "Best Sports” award from Florida's AP Broadcasters and placed 9th in the Jim Nantz Award while being honored as one of the top collegiate sportscasters in America.
Blake has experience with an array of assignments, including anchoring, reporting, writing, video editing and photography.
Santa Barbara, CA October 2019 – Present
Wrote, filmed and edited news stories with daily turns while recording reporter live shots and operating audio board
Fargo, ND June 2019 – August 2019
One-man band for local sports packages while reporting live, writing scripts and creating graphics for each newscast
Seminole Sports Magazine (Fox Sports Sun)
Tallahassee, FL August 2016 – May 2019
Produce, script and broadcast compelling feature stories that air statewide for Fox Sports Sun’s weekly TV show
FSView & Florida Flambeau
Tallahassee, FL December 2016 – May 2019
Direct team of 10 student reporters while writing, editing and publishing at least seven relevant articles each week
National Basketball Association (NBA)
New York, NY
Emerging Media Intern June 2018 – August 2018
Directed graphic design for NBA’s various social media accounts and updated daily content on NBAmoji
National Football League (NFL)
Los Angeles, CA
Digital Media Production Intern June 2017 – August 2017
Produced and edited themed video content while posting clips from numerous NFL Network shows to NFL.com
Intern August 2016 – December 2016
Assisted reporters with live shots, contributed story ideas, observed control room operations and edited packages
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL August 2015 – May 2019
Major: Sports Management
London Study Abroad Program, Spring 2018
EXTRA CURRICULAR & LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
PlayByPlay Sports Broadcasting Camp
Los Angeles, CA
Counselor August 2016 – Present
Instructed kids ages 10-18 on delivery techniques and skills during week-long overnight summer camp at UCLA
Santa Barbara, CA
Sports Editor August 2013 – June 2015
Edited stories, provided photos and constructed layout for Santa Barbara High’s 100-year-old student newspaper
Feel free to reach out and I’d enjoy answering your questions regarding my experience!