About Anchor Sports Network

 The University of Rhode Island’s Sports Media Club, otherwise known as Anchor Sports Network was created to provide learning opportunities to students who want to work in the field of sports media. Unlike any other opportunity at URI, ASN gives students the ability to create any type of content they want, covering whatever they want. Our members have created podcasts, blog posts, videos and much more coming in the future!  



Kevin Wehner

Director of Social Media

Kevin is currently a junior majoring in public Relations and sports media from Albany, NY. When he graduate he hopes to work in sports public relations or sports marketing. His favorite team is the New York Giants.

Charlie White

Co-Director of Blog Content

Charlie is a rising sophomore at the University of Rhode Island. He is double majoring in Sports Media and Communications with a minor in General Business. He plays on the Men’s Club Lacrosse team and is a member of Theta Chi at URI. He hopes to one day become a writer/analyst for an NFL team.

Nick Simeone

Co-Director of Blog Content

Nick is the second director of blog content, helping organize written content for students. He is currently majoring in Marketing at URI

Chris Hetu

Director of Podcasting

Chris leads the Podcasting department for ASN. He helps members record their shows, after producing his own show for a year. He is currently a film major hoping to work in broadcasting and film.

Igor deVasconcelos

Director of Video Content

Igor is a Film Media and Communications with a minor in General Business. He is interested in editing and film production for sports (e.g. highlights, features, etc.). Igor is also from South Kingstown, RI and his favorite team is Chelsea FC.