The Young Harris College Sports Information Department is responsible for providing accurate and timely information to a variety of customers, including media, student-athletes, coaches and fans. The Sports Information Department overseas the media relations and publicity efforts for 12 varsity sports in addition to representing the Young Harris College athletics department in other areas. The general duties of the sports information staff include writing the content for Young Harris College's official athletics web site, http://www.yhcathletics.com/; working with members of local, regional and national media outlets that cover Mountain Lions athletics; compiling and archiving statistics; and writing game stories and other press releases for all varsity sports.
SPORTS INFORMATION STAFF
Michael MacEachern - Sports Information Director
Office Phone: (706) 379-5106
Written correspondence concerning the Young Harris College Sports Information Department should be directed to:
Young Harris College
Sports Information Department
PO Box 37
Young Harris, GA 30582
The YHC Athletics/Sports Information Direct Fax Number is (706) 379-4304
The Sports Information Department is inside the YHC Athletics Office, located between the new Student Recreation Center and the baseball/softball/soccer complex on the Young Harris College campus.
All interviews with Young Harris College student-athletes and coaches should be scheduled through the Sports Information Department. The best time to arrange interviews with student-athletes is in the afternoons on weekdays (when not interfering with student-athletes' class schedules). Coaches are generally most available in the mornings. Interviews at the conclusion of all home events will be held after a brief cooling-off period.