Sports reporter added to Concordian staff

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Concordian has added a sports reporter to its staff with the hiring of Rocco Scarcello.

Scarcello is a 2017 graduate of Missouri Valley College in Marshall, where he worked as managing editor of the campus newspaper, The Delta. Bob Stewart, editor of The Concordian, said the paper is pleased to have Scarcello join the team.

“We are excited about having Rocco on board and are looking forward to seeing our sports coverage expand and evolve over the next few months,” Stewart said. “It be nice to have him on staff as school begins and fall sports get underway.”

Scarcello, who hails from Raytown and graduated from Raytown South High School, said he is looking forward to making a positive impact at The Concordian.

“I am very excited to be working with the Concordian,” Scarcello said. “I feel like my time spent at Missouri Valley College has prepared me well, and I'm eager to bring our readers quality coverage of the sports teams they love.”

Scarcello started at The Concordian on Monday.

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