|Title:||Sports Information Director|
|Year:||3rd year at Centre|
|College:||Shawnee State University|
Matt Montavon is in his third year in the sports information department at Centre College and his first full year as sports information director.
After serving in an assistant role, Montavon took over as Centre's full-time sports information director in 2013 and oversees publicity and statisics for the department's 23 sports while maintaining the Centre Athletics website and its social media platforms.
During Montavon's time at Centre, he has worked closely with 15
teams that have won conference championships and 11 that have made
NCAA Tournament appearances. In that time, Centre has also hosted
NCAA postseason events in football, basketball and soccer as well
as conference postseason events in basketball, soccer, lacrosse and
tennis. In the fall of 2011, Montavon helped in the transition to
the new Centre Athletics website.
Montavon also spent five years as a sports writer and sports editor at the Ledger Independent in Maysville, Ky. While at the Ledger Independent, he did the design and layout of daily sports pages while maintaining the department's website and social media platforms. As a writer, Montavon covered high school sports of a two-state, seven-county area as well as regional college and professional sports such as the Cincinnati Reds, Cincinnati Bengals, University of Cincinnati and the Ohio State University.
Montavon resides in Danville and has a daughter, Emerson, and a son, Carter.