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.
McLean Playing with USA's CNT Program
6/27/2017 - W. Volleyball
Sophomore outside hitter Brittany McLean will play with USA Volleyball's Collegiate National Team, June 28-30.
Wolitarsky Winnipeg Bound
6/27/2017 - Football
Former Minnesota receiver Drew Wolitarsky was selected by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the CFL supplemental draft.
Stecklein, Zhou Nominated for Woman of Year
6/27/2017 - W. Ice Hockey
The two recent Minnesota graduates are in consideration for an award that recognizes excellence in athletics, academics, service and leadership.