Jack Loder
Jack Loder Jack Lo-der (he/him)
Sports Reporter, Phoenix

Jack Loder expects to graduate in December 2022 with a bachelor’s degree in sports journalism. Loder, who has interned with the Cronkite School’s communications department, is working for the Phoenix sports bureau.

Latest from Jack Loder

As MLB’s Opening Day nears, players believe more work is needed

PHOENIX – Opening Day is two days away after a lockout threatened the 2022 MLB season, but players still believe more work needs to be done.

‘Pretty tough days’: With 2021 behind them, Diamondbacks excited for start of spring training

SCOTTSDALE – After a challenging 2021, the Arizona Diamondbacks are excited to put the past behind them and talk about baseball, not COVID or contracts.

Mesquite’s Nate Calmese knew the shot heard ‘round ESPN’s SportsCenter was good when he let it go

PHOENIX – Calmese and the Mesquite Wildcats are headed to the 4A state title game after sinking his buzzer-beating half court shot that landed on ESPN’s SportsCenter.

24 horse fatalities during Turf Paradise racing season raise concerns

PHOENIX – With a death rate nearly twice the national average, Turf Paradise is coming under fire for 24 horse fatalities.

In wake of Brian Beazer’s death, Arizona Rattlers reflect on Harley-riding mascot ‘Fang’

PHOENIX – Brian Beazer, who was better known to Arizona Rattlers fans as the iconic Harley-Davidson-riding mascot ‘Fang,’ passed away at 65. Past and present members of the organization remembered him on and off the field.

Tick, tick, tick, tick: Super Bowl LVII host committee launches countdown to 2023 game in Glendale

PHOENIX – The countdown is underway for Super LVII in 2023. The Glendale event is expected to large a significant economic impact.