Matt Schoch: Bio And Media Credits
Matt Schoch is a contributor for PlayMichigan. He’s been reporting on the sports betting industry, online casinos, online poker, and fantasy sports since early 2020. He now manages content for several sites in the Play Network, including Ohio, California and Missouri.
Before covering the gambling industry, Schoch was a newspaper sports reporter for the Detroit News, Virgin Islands Daily News, Springfield (Mo.) News-Leader and Port Huron (Mich.) Times-Herald. He has also covered professional and major college sports for The Associated Press. He earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University and grew up in Royal Oak, MI. Schoch lives in downtown Detroit, overlooking Comerica Park.
Schoch is also a former blackjack dealer.
Media Mentions on Michigan sports betting
- Michigan Matters, CBS 62 Detroit: How is Michigan online gambling going?
- Traverse City Record Eagle: Turtle Creek to launch William Hill sportsbook
- Fox17: Online sports betting is live in Michigan
Writing on Michigan online gambling
Video Commentary on Gaming in Michigan
Michigan Goes All In: The Future of Gambling in Michigan
Michigan Online Gambling is Coming