Patrick MacCoon

Patrick MacCoon

Staff Writer

Major: Journalism and Electronic Media
Hometown: Chattanooga, TN

Patrick is a sports enthusiast that dreams of one day being a beat writer for a Major League Basbeall team. He began writing for the sports beat at the Beacon as a freshman in the Fall of 2011. Since joining the staff, he has primarily covered Lady Vols basketball in addition to football, softball, tennis, baseball and men's basketball.

The Chattanooga native also serves as a sports repersenative on UT campus for sportsmanias.com and has previously worked for UT Athletic Broadcasting. His favorite professional sports teams are the Atlanta Braves, New York Knicks and the Atlanta Falcons.