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Mark Selig is a sports writer for the Daily News-Record in Harrisonburg, Va. His main area of coverage is James Madison men’s basketball, with some high school football, summer baseball and other area sports mixed in.

Prior to working at the DN-R, Mark was a reporter, columnist and editor at The Diamondback, the student newspaper at the University of Maryland, where Mark graduated from in the spring of 2009. In the summer following graduation, Mark covered the Washington Nationals and select visiting teams during an internship with

Growing up in Stoughton, Mass., Mark grew fond of playing, watching and analyzing sports from a young age. He began to develop a background in journalism as a freshman in high school.

While he has not yet covered the league or any of its teams, Mark’s biggest sports-related passion is the NBA. That, and the less competitive pick-up basketball circuit of Harrisonburg, where he has dazzled opponents and onlookers with his point guard skills — earning the nickname “Rondo” for his quickness, passing prowess, long arms and Boston roots.


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