KANSAS CITY, Mo. - University of Pennsylvania Video Coordinator Jim Fortune has been selected as the Collegiate Sports Video Association At-LargeVideo Coordinator of the Year. Theaward was given by the CSVA board to honor the nation's best video coordinators.
The at-large category incorporates all institutions in the NCAA divisions I-AA, II and III. Each major Division I football conference also selected its own coordinator of the year.
"It is an honor to be chosen by the very best in this field," Fortune said. "I am proud to represent Penn in an area in which it has never been recognized. However, it is really the outstanding players and coaches here that make the video as good as it is."
Fortune, who has been at Penn since the 2003 season, is responsible for all of Penn's video needs, including filming, editing, scouting and tape exchange. In addition to football, Fortune works with the women's lacrosse and women's basketball programs.