Vyron Mitchell, general manager of The Cadiz Record announced this week that in the future, LeMaster will be handling the bulk of Trigg County sports for the newspaper.
Steve has over a dozen years of experience in print and broadcast journalism, public relations, communications and marketing.
A Kentucky native, LeMaster has worked in public relations positions with Steve Blackburn Motorsports (2004 NASCAR Dodge Weekly Racing Series Atlantic Region Champion), Kinzer Motorsports and other raceteams as well as racetracks.
He is currently the Ohio Valley Marketing Manager for Herd Racing, a NASCAR team. He has contributed to Kentucky Monthly, Kentucky Living, The Cats’ Pause, Wonderful West Virginia and numerous other publications. His work has also appeared on various Rivals.com and Scout.com websites and in newspapers throughout the Southeastern, Midwestern and Eastern United States.
LeMaster, 31, has successfully operated a freelance sports coverage service (Community First Sports) during the last eight years. He has also provided color commentary on during the annual Kentucky Boys’ Sweet 16 state high school basketball tournament on numerous radio stations and affiliates.
He is currently employed as the Director of Public Relations for the East Kentucky Miners, a CBA team based out of Pikeville, Ky.
LeMaster’s contributions to The Cadiz Record will be under the byline Community First Sports. He can be reached via email with story ideas at firstname.lastname@example.org.