Aaron Schoonmaker

Aaron Schoonmaker

Sr. Editor, WRALSportsFan.com

Professional experience: Joined WRAL as the Sr. Sports Web Editor in 2011. Worked as the online content producer for the Star News in Wilmington, NC from 2008-2011. Was the sports editor for the Roswell Daily Record in Roswell NM out of college.

Education: Colorado State University, 2006; Double major in Technical Journalism and Ethnic Studies

Hometown: Aurora, Colorado

Playing days: Played baseball through high school including winning the Class 5A Colorado state title in 2001.

Most memorable moment in sports history: Three-way tie. Broncos back-to-back Super Bowls with John Elway, the Kordell Stewart Hail Mary to Michael Westbrook to lift Colorado over Michigan at the Big House and the Albert Pujols home run off former Cherry Creek High School pitcher Brad Lidge in Houston that is still orbiting somewhere.

Favorite sports venue: Any MLB park. They are like Cathedrals to me.

If I wasn’t working in sports I would be: I would like to try my hand at acting. After failing at that, I would love to teach math and coach in a high school.

 

  • NASCAR CUP SERIES: TOYOTA OWNERS 400

    Today at 2:00 pm on FOX50

  • Premier League Soccer: Swansea vs. Everton

    Saturday at 12:30 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Horse Racing: Kentucky Derby

    Saturday at 2:30 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NBA: Teams TBD

    Today at 12:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

  • MLB: Chicago at Boston

    Tonight at 7:00 on 99.9 The Fan

NBA Scoreboard
Sunday, Apr 30
Washington 10:00 PT11:00 MT12:00 CT1:00 ET17:00 GMT1:00 10:00 MST12:00 EST21:00 UAE19:0013:00 ET12:00 CTNaN:�
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Boston 
Utah 12:30 PT1:30 MT2:30 CT3:30 ET19:30 GMT3:30 12:30 MST2:30 EST23:30 UAE21:3015:30 ET2:30 CTNaN:�
Preview
LA Clippers 
Zurich Classic (PGA)
PosNameScoreThru
1J. Blixt-1918
1C. Smith-1918
2tS. Brown-1518
2tK. Kisner-1518
2tC. Hoffman-1518
2tN. Watney-1518
4R. Palmer-1418
4J. Spieth-1418
5C. Stroud-1318
5B. Stuard-1318
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Texas LPGA (LPGA)
PosNameScoreThru
1H. Nomura-818
2tC. Kerr-618
2tI. Park-618
2tE. Seong-618
5S. Lewis-518
6tM. Jutanugarn-318
6tA. Jutanugarn-318
6tJ. Korda-318
6tS. Park-318
6tA. Stanford-318
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Volvo China Open (EURO)
PosNameScoreThru
1D. Frittelli-192
2tC. Wood-148
2tP. Larrazabal-142
4tM. Lorenzo-Vera-1216
4tA. Levy-123
6tR. Jacquelin-1116
6tY. Yang-1113
6tK. Moon-1113
6tA. Wu-1111
10tS. Lee-106
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ATP Scoreboard
Saturday, Apr. 29
Barcelona Open (ATP)
Semifinals
(1) A. Murray2 6 4   
(4) D. Thiem6 3 6   
(3) R. Nadal6 6    
H. Zeballos3 4    
 
Hungarian Open (ATP)
Semifinals
L. Djere2 4    
A. Bedene6 6    
(1) L. Pouille6 7    
(6) P. Lorenzi2 5    
 
WTA Scoreboard
Saturday, Apr. 29
Istanbul Cup (WTA)
Semifinals
(1) E. Svitolina6 6    
J. Cepelova2 3    
(3) I. Begu1 1    
(6) E. Mertens6 6    
 
Porsche Tennis Grand Prix (WTA)
Semifinals
K. Mladenovic3 7 6   
M. Sharapova6 5 4   
(4) S. Halep4 5    
L. Siegemund6 7