CSN Takes Home Nine Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards

Comcast SportsNet was recognized with nine Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards at a black-tie ceremony this past Saturday. The awards recognize excellence in news, programming and individual achievement in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

CSN’s news program, “SportsNite” has been awarded an Emmy in ten of the past 11 years and this year was recognized with two Emmy awards.

“For 13 years, Comcast SportsNet employees have been committed to producing outstanding work in television broadcasting and the recognition they received is well-deserved,” says Comcast SportsNet Senior Vice President and General Manager Brian Monihan.

Comcast SportsNet received Awards for excellence in the following categories:

Sports- Regularly Scheduled Daily Program or Sportscast

“SportsNite”- Comcast SportsNet

Sports- Program Series

“Classic Venues”- Comcast SportsNet

Sporting Event/Game-Live/Unedited Program/Special/Series

“Philadelphia 76ers Basketball”- Comcast SportsNet

Historic/Cultural Program Feature/Segment

“A Rush and A Roar”- Comcast SportsNet

Human Interest Program Feature/Segment

“Blind Ambition”- Comcast SportsNet

On-Camera Talent- Sports Analyst/Play-by-Play

Jim Jackson, Comcast SportsNet

Photographer- Program

Brad Nau, Comcast SportsNet

Writer- News/Commentary/Short Form

Neal Slotkin, Comcast SportsNet