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Steve Granado was born on November 10, 1992 in Whittier, CA. He grew up in La Habra and La Habra Heights, CA as a youth and attended La Habra High School, graduating in 2011. It was not until his sophomore year at California State University Fullerton that he realized that reporting was his true passion which led him to pursuing a life with a microphone. Granado declared a Broadcast Journalism Major alongside a Radio/Television/Film Minor at Cal State Fullerton, focusing on Sports Reporting. He graduated from Cal State Fullerton in 2015.

As his college career came to a close, Granado shifted into Minor League Baseball first with the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes in 2015 as member of the media relations department, covering future National League Rookie of the Year Cody Bellinger. In 2016, Granado began his MiLB broadcasting career with the Boise Hawks, touring the Pacific Northwest in short-season baseball. In 2017, the West Virginia Power brought him in to provide color and play-by-play commentary alongside Adam Marco (now with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders of AAA-ball). Now in 2018, Granado has voiced varsity prep and NCAA sports around Southern California, including nationally recognized collegiate and high school talent from UCLA softball to JSerra Catholic baseball.

His broadcasting career has taken him to ten U.S. States as well as into Canada. Five years into his career, Granado has broadcasted baseball, softball, hockey, basketball, soccer, football, and volleyball for 300 games behind the mic and counting…

STEVE GRANADO
SPORTSCASTERS TALENT AGENCY OF AMERICA (STAA) MEMBER
( 5 6 2 ) 3 2 5 - 3 9 4 1
s g r a n a d o 1 9 9 2 @ g m a i l . c o m

 

EXPERIENCE
High School/Collegiate Play by Play Broadcaster: 2015 - Present
Freelance | Southern California
Host pre/post game shows as well as play by play commentary
Compile game notes and statistics packets
- Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Water Polo and Volleyball
- Outlets: Blackdog Hockey, CA Sports Zone, FloSports TV, Prep Sports Network, The Webb Schools on the NFHS Network

Assignment Desk Assistant: 2017 - Present
KTLA Channel 5 | Los Angeles, California
Assist in news gathering via social media, phone calls, email, etc.
Assemble video clips, SOT's, packages, etc. for reporters and photographers
Investigate, fact check and research news tips

Broadcast & Media Relations Assistant: 2017
West Virginia Power - Minor League Baseball | Charleston, West Virginia
Assist/co-host daily radio production and daily podcast
Create game notes, statistic packets, and post game recaps
Write feature stories on players for monthly publication

Broadcaster & New Media Creator: 2016
Boise Hawks - Minor League Baseball | Boise, Idaho
Broadcast all 76 home and road games over internet radio
Design media guide and daily social media posts
Write feature stories in game day program and game recaps online

EDUCATION
BA in Communications- Broadcast Journalism: 2011 - 2015
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, California
Minor in Radio / Television / Film

SKILLS
Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, graphic design, photography,
video editing, audio editing, voice over, social media marketing

EXTRACURRICULAR
Talk radio show guest
Aspiring Author

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