Mike Vorel's Profile

Mike Vorel will be working as a Missouri football beat writer in fall 2012 for the Columbia Missourian. Last fall, he covered both high school softball and basketball. He grew up in Homer Glen, Ill., and spent most of his time playing basketball in his driveway, repeatedly trying to dunk and failing. He spent the summer of 2012 interning in the sports department at the Omaha World-Herald, where he covered both the College World Series and U.S. Olympic Swim Trials.