Basinger joins Pilot staff
July 15, 2021
Chris Basinger, 21, joins the Petersburg Pilot newsroom this week, after arriving in Petersburg last Thursday from his home in Houston, Texas.
Basinger is a May 2021 graduate of Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science with a minor in Journalism.
In college he was a sports journalist providing multimedia coverage for a range of sports including football, basketball, and baseball. He also co-hosted a Premier League podcast that analyzed weekly sports events including live radio commentary.
The newsman likes to watch soccer games, r...