Born in Newton, MA
Graduated from Wissahickon Senior High School in Ambler, PA in 2012
Currently attend University of Pittsburgh
Former Intern for Ticket Section at Montgomery News
Sports Staff Writer for The Pitt News
Sports Staff 92.1 WPTS Pittsburgh
Dan Sostek is an aspiring sports journalist. Born July 3rd, 1994 in Newton, MA, he moved to the Philadelphia suburban area in 1997, where he eventually graduate from Wissahickon Senior High School in 2012. In his senior year of high school, he worked an internship with the Montgomery News Ticket section. He chose to attend the University of Pittsburgh, wanting to try to live in a city. He joined the sports radio station there, and became a member of The Pitt News sports staff in the spring of 2013.
Dan enjoys covering all sports, but particularly baseball, football, or basketball.
Dan also is a television/movie buff, and is particularly well-versed in sitcoms (30 Rock and Seinfeld are among his favorites). He also was an accomplished musician in high school, making Regional Band on euphonium in the Greater Philadelphia area 2 times and District Band in the Montgomery/Bucks County area 3 times in high school. He no longer actively practices, but continues to dabble with the instrument.