Beyond The Benches

Join Beyond The Benches: Current Openings

Would you like to join the Beyond The Benches team as a writer? Here is what we are looking for below!

Being a part of Beyond The Benches community is a great stepping stone towards a career in sports writing and exposure for your writing works. We ask that only those who are serious about this field apply for a position with us, because we want to invest our time with every writer and help develop them to have their writing pieces excel on the website.

We are willing to accept writers from all over as long as they are prepared to really be committed to writing about hockey and the minimum requirement is one piece a week. If you can not meet this requirement please do not apply at this time.

To officially apply, please send an email to

In your message, include at least two hockey writing samples; links and Word attachments are fine. If you don’t have any past hockey writing available, we ask that you put together an article of at least 500 words and include that in your application.

Here is a list of our current openings and please specify in your application what division you are looking to cover! If you see something not on this list and feel you are a perfect fit, please send us an email and we can talk about it! 

-National Hockey League 

Divisions: Metro, Central, Atlantic

-American Hockey League

Divisions: Atlantic, Northeast, Midwest, West


Divisions: ALL

-Central Hockey League

Divisions: ALL

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Note: We receive a lot of emails from prospective writers and do not have the time to reply to everyone. If you haven’t heard from us after one week, we have decided to move forward without you.