Josh Blessing serves as Senior Producer of Gopher Digital Productions, Gopher Athletics' video production unit. He produces day-to-day video content for all Golden Gopher varsity sports, as well as serving on the production team for live big screen events at TCF Bank Stadium, Mariucci Arena and Williams Arena. Blessing also oversees all Olympic sport intro videos.
A native of Wakarusa, Ind., Blessing earned a bachelor's degree (Journalism) in 2013 from Ball State University, where he worked as a student at Ball State Sports Link, the university's athletic video production unit. During this time he covered the 2012 London Olympics and the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament for three years.
He currently resides in Minneapolis, Minn.
Lockard Earns Bid for NCAA Championships
5/27/2018 - M. Track & Field
A two-time All-American in the indoor high jump, Lockard punched his ticket to the NCAA championships with a fifth-place showing at Hornet Stadium on Saturday.
Gophers to Send 14 to NCAA Championship
5/27/2018 - W. Track & Field
No. 11 Minnesota wrapped up the NCAA West Prelim with four more qualifications for the national meet on Saturday.
Gophers Pull Away Against Buckeye Bullpen
5/26/2018 - Baseball
Minnesota advanced to the Big Ten Tournament Championship by defeating Ohio State 8-1.