Josh Blessing serves as the New Media Intern for Gopher Athletics. He assists in the day-to-day digital media production of all Golden Gopher varsity sports, as well as working directly with the production team during live big screen events.
A native of Wakarusa, Ind., Blessing earned a Telecommunications/Journalism bachelor's degree from Ball State University in 2013. While at BSU he spent three years with Ball State Sports Link, the nation's first fully-immersive digital sports production program.
His work experience in college spans from the NFL, NBA, MLB, IndyCar, the Men's NCAA Tournament and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. He currently resides in Minneapolis, Minn.
Gophers Win 19th Straight On Senior Day
4/29/2017 - Softball
The No. 4/5 University of Minnesota Gophers have won 19 straight games for the second time this season after a pair of run-rule victories over the Purdue Boilermakers this afternoon.
Gophers Tally 15 Top-10 Finishes at Drake
4/29/2017 - M. Track
Minnesota earned runner-up performances from All-American high jumper Ryan Lockard and the distance medley relay team of Derek Wiebke, Jackson Wellenstein, Mitch Hechsel and Shane Streich...
Myrick Headed To Jacksonville
4/29/2017 - Football
Jalen Myrick, who is the fastest player in Big Ten history, was selected in seventh round by Jacksonville.