Alec Lewis is a junior journalism student at the University of Missouri. Based out of Birmingham, Alabama, he is currently a sports reporter covering preps for the Columbia Missourian and Mizzou Athletics for the Associated Press. A year prior, Alec covered football and basketball as an intern for the Kansas City Star and before that wrote feature stories as the sports editor for The Maneater. He also provided influential coverage throughout the Missouri football boycott that took place in Oct. 2015.
Prior to his current role, he interned with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel in sports, Columbia Daily Tribune in news and The Birmingham News (Alabama Media Group) in sports. He prides himself on the love for the art of a story and he's been credentialed at over 50 events in eight different sports.