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Founded in 2003, and hosted in San Diego since 2006, the Perfect Game All-American Classic serves as a high school all-star game for top baseball players in the country. MLB players to participate in the past include 2008 number one overall pick Tim Beckham, Cubs rookie star Kris Bryant, World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner, Padres […]
The other day, we were lucky enough to have Steve Gotkin come in from Las Vegas to talk to the class. Steve is a graduate of USC and possesses a masters from Montclair State University. Most recently, Steve was the founder of CollegeFootballWinning.com, which provides college football gambling advice through statastical analysis and currently he is the Fund Manager for American Sports Betting Funds. Throughout the session, Steve spoke about the use of analytics in sports gambling, opportunities in the field, and strategies employed by those in the industry. With some in the cohort aiming for a career in the sports analytics field, it was beneficial and refreshing to have someone come into class and be able to speak upon it. Although Steve spoke at the end of a very long day, our class here at SMBA 2016 wants to thank him for making it a very entertaining and educational session.
(L to R): Ian Cook II, Stephanie Patterson, Nathan Engel, Erika Lamiell-Singal (SMBA ’10), and Nathan Rees at the AVP Manhattan Beach Open Four of the current Sports MBA students got the opportunity to volunteer at the 2015 Manhattan Beach Open this past weekend from August 13-16. This rich experience presented itself to us thanks […]