Theo Dorsey

Theo Dorsey is WALB's Sports Director. He made the transition to the director position in July 2017 after anchoring sports on the weekend and reporting during the week. The Missouri City, Texas native is excited to return to the south where high school sports are the main entree. Theo graduated from Hampton University in 2015 with a degree in broadcast journalism and a minor in leadership studies. During his tenure in the Scripps Howard School of journalism and communications, the sports anchor took home the 2015 Dean's award for the most outstanding senior. At Hampton University he spent most of his time reporting sports for the campus outlets, as well as co-hosting an NBA podcast for AOL Sports. In 2015, he was blessed to finished second place nationally out of over 500 contestants in the AOL Sports Search for the next great sportscaster. In 2014, he was awarded a study trip to Japan after being named one of the top-9 collegiate reporters by the Roy W. Howard National Collegiate Reporting Competition. He is a 2013 graduate of the Sports Journalism Institute where he participated in a rigorous sports writing boot camp along with 10 of the top collegiate sports journalists in the nation. He previously interned for NBC Sports, ESPN Radio 95.7, The Washington Times, ESPNU Campus Connection and AOL Sports. His passion for sports ripened through the constant competition with his brothers growing up as the middle child. You will likely catch him in his free time playing basketball at gyms in town.

Recent Articles by Theo

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: GHSA State Championship games and scores

TEXAS-BOUND: No. 1 Blazers advance to National Championship

The Bearcats have earned their stripes en route to ATL

Lee County a championship game away from perfection

PLAYER OF THE WEEK (12/5/18): King flies all over for Lee County

PLAY OF THE WEEK (12/4/18): Benyard makes the sideline catch

TEAM OF THE WEEK (12/3/18): Irwin County stifles top offense in state

School closures for GHSA football state championships in ATL

Round 4: Friday night football schedule and scores

Runners-up: Crisp Academy returns to GISA with state title loss

Lee County Warriors cheer make nationals

No. 6 Blazers open GSC play with win over Union

PLAYER OF THE WEEK (11/28/18): Grace’s game-winner propels Eagles

PLAY OF THE WEEK (11/27/18): Caleb McDowell makes a house call

TEAM OF THE WEEK (11/26/18): Bainbridge pulls the upset

Round 3: Friday night football schedule and scores

Eagles hosting a familiar foe in the semifinals

Cool Toole: Lee County QB has a clean sheet

Tiftarea’s toughest test yet lies in the semifinals

Blazers eyeing national title, not overlooking 2nd round