Email: email@example.com Phone: 626-388-0576
Hometown: Covina, CA
Birthday: Aug. 12
Ariel Carmona Jr. is a reporter, freelance sports journalist, and new media consultant. He served as sports editor for the Weekly News in Walnut (now MD News in Chino).
He has been a sports correspondent for the San Gabriel Valley Tribune for the past six seasons.
While at Mount San Antonio College, he served as Web editor as well as editor-in-chief of the student newspaper, the Mountaineer, while helping to establish Mountiewire.com, a Web-based news portal for the school paper.
Ariel was also named best new photographer in fall 2007 while freelancing for the Citrus College Clarion. He was the recipient of the Sophia B. Clarke Journalism scholarship, won first place and the Dr. Pasqua Memorial Essay Award at the Journalism Association of Community College convention in April 2008 and captured numerous other sports awards.
He has a bachelor's degree in journalism/communications from Cal Poly Pomona where he served as copy editor of the Poly Post for two academic quarters. When not making his editors happy, writing for clients or playing his favorite MMORPG, Ariel is working on various comic book scripts and a feature length screenplay.