Top Editors in the Green Industry

Robert Meyer

Editor in Chief

Robert has 12 years of writing and editing experience from magazines and daily newspapers across the country. He has written for SportsField Management on topics including athlete safety, industry awareness, continuing education for field managers and an investigative report on health concerns regarding crumb rubber in synthetic turf, among others.  

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Mallory Brasseale

Green Group
Content Marketing Editor

Mallory has been working in digital media for over seven years at websites such as CookingLight.com, MyRecipes.com and SouthernLiving.com. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts with a concentration in Digital Media from the University of Montevallo in Alabama.

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Jennifer King

Green Group
Managing Editor

Jennifer has worked in publishing for 15 years at titles such as Bassmaster and Southern Living. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Penn State University and a master’s degree in magazine publishing from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

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Content Overview

SportsField Management — in publication since 2006 — aims to advance the athletic field maintenance industry by providing educational and informative content and product information relevant to field care professionals. Our goal is to help athletic field managers maintain the safest, best-looking and playable surfaces possible. Enter a search term in the box below to filter by category/topic, or download a printable PDF.

SPECIAL COVERAGEFEATURESDIGITAL EXTRAS
JANUARY
Print Ad Close: 12/1
Organic vs. Synthetic Herbicides Back to the Basics: Herbicide Application 101 // Talking: Herbicides // Indoor Field Maintenance // Dealing with University Politics // Super Bowl LI: The Field of Play Live Trade Show Coverage: STMA Conference & Exhibition // Share With Us: How is Your Field Handling the Snow? // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News
FEBRUARY
Print Ad Close: 1/4
The Importance of Good Assistants Turf Health: Nitrogen & Turfgrass // Back to the Basics: Aeration 101 // Talking: Utility Vehicles // Editorial Advisory Board: Relying on Assistants // Keeping Quality Crew Members // Staff Management Tips Trade Show Review: STMA Conference & Exhibition // Share With Us: How Are You Preparing for Spring? // Super Bowl LI:The Field of Play // Rugby Fields // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News
MARCH
Print Ad Close: 2/2
State of the Industry Survey Expanded: State of the Industry Survey // Turf Health: Fertilization & Athletic Fields // Back to the Basics: Soccer Field Maintenance 101 // Talking: Fertilization // Trade Show Review: STMA Conference & Exhibition // Weather Forecasting // Turf Pigments // Track Maintenance Major League Soccer Field Spotlight // Share With Us: Baseball & Softball Fields // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News
APRIL
Print Ad Close: 3/2
Life as a Minor League Baseball Groundskeeper Turf Health: Field Management & the Environment // Back to the Basics: Infield Maintenance 101 // Tournament Field Prep: Park & Rec Talking: Infield & Pitcher's Mound Prep // Essential Track Equipment // Synthetic Turf Infill // We Ask, You Answer: Show Us Your Natural Grass Baseball Fields MLB Opening Day // We Ask, You Answer: Show Us Your Natural Grass Baseball Fields // Headphones While Working // Sustainability & Field Management // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News
MAY/JUNE
Print Ad Close: 5/4
Athlete Safety Turf Health: Herbicide-Resistant Weeds // Back to the Basics: Mowing Patterns 101 // Talking: Mowing // Editorial Advisory Board: Keeping Athletes Safe // The Challengs of Municipal Baseball Fields // Working Too Many Hours // MLB Groundskeeper Profile Wimbledon:: The Grass Palace // We Ask, You Answer: Show Us Your Mowing Pattern // The Art of Tarping // Synthetic Field Maintenance // College World Series // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Trip Friday // Industry News
JULY
Print Ad Close: 6/1
The Water Issue Turf Health: Water & Field Playability // Back to the Basics: Irrigation Techniques 101 // Talking: Irrigation // Water Budgets // Water Cycles // Water Conservation Tips // Little League World Series // Sprinkler System Audit Water:: Irrigation in California // Water: Too Much? // Water: Forecasting Future Issues // We Ask, You Answer: Creative Irrigation Solutions // Ornamental Options at Your Facilities // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News
AUGUST
Print Ad Close: 7/6
College Football Field Spotlight Turf Health: Pest Control Programs // Back to the Basics: Topdressing 101 // We Ask, You Answer: Show off Your Field Logos // Your Field on TV // NFL Field Profile // Managing Trees at Your Facilities // Ball Speed // Vendors as Partners Preparing for Fall Sports // Little League World Series // We Ask, You Answer: Show off Your Field Logos // Field Protection Options // Dealing with Staff Reductions // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News
SEPTEMBER
Print Ad Close: 8/3
Field Manager's Wish List Turf Health: Managing Microenvironments // Back to the Basics: Football Field Maintenance 101 // We Ask, You Answer:Show off Your Football Fields // Talking: Topdressing // Doing Renovations in House // Getting Certified // Benefits of Field Rolling We Ask, You Answer: Show off Your Football Fields // Field Painting 101 // Northbridge Bermudagrass // Conference/Trade Shows // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News
OCTOBER
Print Ad Close: 8/30
The 5-Tool Field Manager Turf Health: Broadleaf & Grass Weed Control // Back to the Basics: Fungicide Application 101 // Editorial Advisory Board: Staying Calm During the Storm // Talking: Fungicides // Budgeting 101 // Keeping Good Records // Shop Upkeep // Stress Relief // Golf & Sports Turf — Why the Firewall? World Series: The Fields // Field Renovations // Readying for Winter // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News
NOVEMBER/DECEMBER
Print Ad Close: 11/1
The Future of Athletic Field Management Turf Health: Winter Conditions & Turf // Back to the Basics: Winter Field Prep 101 // We Ask, You Answer: Your Dog, Your Field // Trade Show Preview: STMA Conference & Exhibition // Salaries // Winter Storms // Insect Control // The Culture Factor // Synthetic Turf Upkeep Internships // Trade Show Preview: STMA Conference & Exhibition // Twitter Poll: Salaries // Continuing Education // Maintenance Monday // Turf Health Tuesday // Equipment Extra // In My Opinion // Field Tip Friday // Industry News


Content Overview

SportsField Management — in publication since 2006 — aims to advance the athletic field maintenance industry by providing educational and informative content and product information relevant to field care professionals. Our goal is to help athletic field managers maintain the safest, best-looking and playable surfaces possible. See our 2017 Content Calendar below, or download a printable PDF.

Editorial Advisory Board

Chris Ball,
Head Groundskeeper

Coolray Field (Gwinnett, Georgia)

Matt Hollan,
Sports Turf & Grounds Manager

Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, California)

Ryan Bjorn,
Director of Grounds

Maryland SoccerPlex (Boyds, Maryland)

Heather Nabozny,
Head Groundskeeper

Comerica Park (Detroit, Michigan)

Patrick Coakley,
CSFM
Ripken Stadium (Aberdeen, Maryland)

Brett Tanner,
CSFM
Paul Brown Stadium (Cincinnati, Ohio)

Joey Fitzgerald,
Superintendent
Camelback Ranch (Phoenix, Arizona)

Brian Winka,
CSFM
Chesterfield, Missouri (and President of Gateway Chapter, STMA)