Hunter Hippel is the owner and editor of hippelsportshub. He also serves as an ASU Men’s Hockey and ASU Football writer in addition to being the lead editor for ASU Baseball and ASU Men’s Basketball at the Walter Cronkite Sports Network. He also works on the weekly show Cronkite Sports Live as a behind-the-scenes presence and as an on-air talent, while also serving on the club’s Executive Board. In addition, Hunter is currently an intern at the Arizona Interscholastic Association, where he writes feature stories for the upcoming 2021 Sollenberger Magazine. He is 20 years old and is a rising college senior studying Sports Journalism and Sports Business at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. Hunter is also in the Barrett Honors College at ASU.
He went to high school in Stillwater, Minnesota, 25 minutes east of Minneapolis. Hunter has lived in Phoenix, Arizona, Kansas City, Kansas, Rochester, New York, and Livermore, California, 45 minutes east of San Francisco. He was born in Arizona, and considers it his hometown.
He has previously served as the Online Sports Editor and Online Editor-in-Chief for The Pony Express, as a scout/student manager for the Stillwater Ponies Varsity baseball team, which won the MSHSL 4A State Championship in 2018, as a web intern at 98.7 Arizona Sports in Phoenix and as a writer at WCSN covering ASU Baseball. Hunter is a student, who understands that school comes first, and maintains his grades well enough that his parents allow him to run this site.