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

McDuffie moving on from Dougherty for his Alma mater

Sumter County approves Couch as the new leader of the Panthers

Pickett’s Pursuit: 5 for 5 at state championships

Lady Jets dynastic run continues with 5th title in 7 years

  Dougherty tabs former Tornado Gilbert as new head coach

Westwood’s World: Lady Cats claim 4th state title

Panthers shock the state, aren’t done yet

All-American, UGA commit stars in Americus

  Elite 8: GHSA Basketball state tournament pairings

  Final Four: GISA basketball enters the home stretch

Lady Cats make 9th straight GISA Final Four

  Sweet 16: GHSA basketball state tournament pairings

Pair of Eagles soaring on from Mitchell County

19 straight playoff appearances for Westover

1st Round: GHSA basketball state playoff pairings

LCHS football state championship ring ceremony

  Region Championships: High school basketball

  Region Tourneys: High school basketball scores/highlights

  7 Deep: Lady Titans strength is not numbers

  Taking Off: Lady Jets guard breaks pair of records in one night