November 27, 2022

ATLANTA– Bally Sports South and Bally Sports Southeast received eight Midsouth Emmy nominations in four categories during an announcement from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Nashville/Midsouth chapter.

“The eight nominations and the number of employees deserving of recognition is a true testament to the outstanding work of our staff over the past year,” said Jeff GentnerSenior Vice President, General Manager of Bally Sports South.

The networks received the highest number of nominations since 2018, when they had nine nominations. 40 individuals have been recognized for their work within the eight nominations.

Here’s a rundown of the nominations, including category, who the nominees were, and the project they were nominated for:

1. Celebrating Women in Sports
Christina Atkins, Sean Farnam, Gregg Therieau, Steve Welsh

2. Athlete Empowerment: A Celebration of HBCUs
Christina Atkins, Esther Summersill, Connor DelPrete, Sean Farnam, Gregg Therieau

3. Carolina Hurricanes: Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1, Game 7 vs. Boston
Jim Mallia, Kevin Santos, Adam Holzman, Mike Maniscalco, Shane Willis, Dean Meglio, Tracy Cook

4. Memphis Grizzlies: NBA Playoffs Round 1, Game 3 in Minnesota
Scott Zachry, Thomas Huet, Brian Wright, Bill Word, Pete Pranica, Brevin Knight, Rob Fischer

5. Charlotte Hornets: Exciting Home Win vs. Sacramento on Dec. 10
Erik Kendall, Maceo Grant, Richard Houston, Max Negin, Eric Collins, Dell Curry, Ashley Shah Ahmadi, Wes Bryant

6. Nashville Predators: Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1, Game 4 vs. Colorado
Bob Kohl, John Tackett, Jacob Hartzfeld, Lyndsay Rowley, Terry Crisp, Willy Daunic, Chris Mason, Kara Hammer, Mark Dorcey, Jacob Underwood

7. GRZ NXT GEN: Yes Morant

8. Carnese Jackson Compilation

About Bally Sports South and Bally Sports Southeast

Bally Sports South and Bally Sports Southeast – regional sports networks of the Diamond Sports Group – are the local destination for sports fans in the Southeast, producing over 750 live events while broadcasting over 2,600 live events and studio shows annually. Home to the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Dream, Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta United, Carolina Hurricanes, Charlotte Hornets, Memphis Grizzlies, Nashville Predators and Atlantic Coast Conference, the networks are widely spread across Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. Game broadcasts can also be streamed on and the Bally Sports app when a consumer authenticates through their pay TV service. The Bally Sports app is available on mobile and tablet devices, including iOS and Android, and on the following connected devices: Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku Players and Roku TV, and Xbox One. Fans can also download the app for free from the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Amazon App Store, Roku App Store, XBOX One App Store, and Windows App Store. Follow @BallySportsSO on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube for more regional sports content.

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