OMAHA, Neb. - Creighton
Sports Information Director Rob Anderson announced the promotion of
Shannon Pivovar from Sports Information Intern to Assistant Sports
Information Director. In addition, Glen Sisk, formerly of University of
the Pacific, has also been named an Assistant Sports Information
"I'm thrilled with the opportunity to promote Shannon and add Glen to
our staff," said Anderson. "They have shown the ability to work well
with our student-athletes, coaches and media, and have years of
experience in the profession that will serve us well as they publicize
the success of our teams both on and off the field."
Pivovar will serve as the primary contact for Men's Soccer, Baseball,
Men's and Women's Tennis and Women's Crew. She spent the previous two
years at Creighton as the Sports Information Intern, working with
Women's Soccer, Baseball, Men's and Women's Tennis and Women's Crew as
part of her intern experience.
Pivovar served as the Assistant Media Coordinator at the 2012 NCAA Men's
Basketball Second and Third Rounds in the CenturyLink Center Omaha in
March. She has also spent time working with both sports marketing and
compliance at Creighton, including helping the transition between two
Sisk comes to Creighton with nine years of experience in Sports
Information at University of the Pacific in Stockton, Calif. Over the
past year, Sisk split time as the Interim Sports Information Director at
Concordia University in Seward, Neb. and as the color analyst for the
Creighton Women's Basketball team during their run to the NCAA
Tournament in 2011-12. At Creighton, Sisk will serve as the primary
contact for Women's Soccer, Women's Basketball and Softball.
In 2007, Sisk was the Media Coordinator for the NCAA Men's Basketball
Tournament's First-and-Second Rounds at ARCO Arena in Sacramento, Calif.
Sisk has extensive experience at NCAA championship throughout his
career, including the NCAA College World Series from 2009-12, the NCAA
Men's Basketball Final Four in 2011 (Houston, Texas), the NCAA Women's
Volleyball Final Four in both 2006 and 2008 in Omaha, Neb.
Creighton's Sports Information Department (SID) staff has earned
numerous awards in recent years, and was named "Missouri Valley
Conference Staff of the Year" in 2007-08 and 2010-11.