McCray joins the Springfield College Athletic Department after a successful tenure as a sports reporter for The Republican newspaper and Masslive.com. Her responsibilities included covering local high school sports with feature reports, game previews, and live blogs; aggregation posts on Masslive.com involving the Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics, and New England Patriots; maintaining the high school sports page for Masslive.com; and maintaining the official high school sports Facebook page for Masslive.com.
Along with her print media experience, McCray served as a production assistant for ABC 40/Fox6 television in Springfield, Mass., from January 2012 to October 2012. She was responsible for editing video and producing voiceovers for reporter packages during nightly newscasts; operating studio cameras and teleprompter for nightly news broadcasts; uploading video to the television station’s official website; and capturing and editing video highlights for the station’s Friday night football program.
McCray is currently working on a master of science degree at Springfield College majoring in physical education and athletic administration.
Prior to enrolling at Springfield College, McCray earned a bachelor of science degree in communications/mass media from Western New England University in 2010. She is also a 2006 graduate of Springfield Central High School.