Mark Rudi

Mark Rudi


Mark Rudi has been a life long sports fan and since middle school as had dreams of becoming of a sportswriter. Mark attended Western Michigan University and earned a Bachelors degree in Journalism in December 2009. Mark was the sports editor of WMU's student newspaper, The Western Herald, from May-December 2009 and also was a sportswriter on the Western Herald from May 2008-April 2009. Mark's main beats were WMU volleyball and men's basketball in 2008-09 and WMU football and hockey in 2009-10. Mark also was a Bleacher Report editing intern during the summer in 2009.

Mark is also a featured columnist for Michigan basketball.

A native of South Bend, Ind., Mark has grown up as a Chicago sports fan, with his favorite teams being the Cubs, Blackhawks, Bulls, and Bears and for college sports, the University of Michigan and Western Michigan. Mark is also a long life racing fan, especially IndyCar racing.

Mark can be contacted at, facebook, and you can follow him on Twitter at Mrudi19.

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  • Rob Tiongson posted 3509 days ago

    Rob Tiongson

    Hi Mark!

    Got the chance to interview Fox Sports' Steve Byrnes of NASCAR TV. Hope you'll check it out, comment and get to know about this amazing journalist/pit reporter!


  • Kelly Crandall posted 3510 days ago

    Kelly Crandall

    Bad, bad things are going to happen

  • Rob Tiongson posted 3513 days ago

    Rob Tiongson

    Hey Mark!

    I hope you'll check out my latest article, which is an interview with Jennifer Co Cobb, an upcoming NASCAR Camping World Truck Series racer bound to make some tremendous strides with her career in 2010! Comment and let me know what you think! Thanks!

  • Kelly Crandall posted 3528 days ago

    Kelly Crandall

    It's no problem. It's actually a mistake that a lot of people around here have made. I've even done it in the past, I think I had he had six or something. Have no idea what I was thinking. LOL

  • JW Nix posted 3528 days ago

    JW Nix

    you may like this :

  • Doug Rush posted 3653 days ago

    Doug Rush

    A full look at the 2009 NFL season coming up:

  • Griffin Cooper posted 3672 days ago

    Griffin Cooper

    Hey Mark,

    Week 2 of my MLB Power Rankings: Deadline Edition. If you get the chance, I'd appreciate it if you took a look. Thanks.


  • Andy Bensch posted 3679 days ago

    Andy Bensch

    thanks for the editing but there are two ways to spell "defenseman", spelling it with a c is an older version that us writers in the sharks community like to use.

  • Glenn Franco Simmons posted 3679 days ago

    Glenn Franco Simmons

    Thanks, Mark. AP Style: Web site. Chicago?: website

  • Evan Aczon posted 3679 days ago

    Evan Aczon

    thanks for the edit. I really appreciate it. :)