Seth Newman enters his second season on the Spartan Sports Network football broadcast team and first as the sideline reporter. In 2016, Newman joined the football broadcast as Kick-Off Show co-host. Since 2013, he has worked at Spartan Sports Network as Multimedia Director, Program Director for the SSN 24/7 mobile app and Affiliate Manager. He has honed his reporting skills on the regional skills on the regional radio show "This Week in College Football/Basketball" interviewing former Heisman Trophy winners, National Champions, Super Bowl Champions and No. 1 draft picks.
A two-time honoree for his audio and video work from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters "Broadcast Excellence Awards", Newman grew up in Carson City, Michigan and graduated from Central Michigan University with a degree in journalism and broadcasting. While attending CMU, he worked for the campus newspaper, Central Michigan Life, covering the CMU football and men's basketball team. He would become the Multimedia Director for Central Michigan Life and help win two Pacemaker Awards for best non-daily college newspaper in the nation as part of the Editorial Board. Newman was also part of the Emmy Award winning broadcast team at News Centrla 34 as sports anchor.