Jordan Burton has been covering sports in the Ozarks since 2010. He started his career at the Springfield News-Leader before moving over to KY3 Inc. where he helped launch OzarksSportsZone.com – which has garnered regional and national awards for excellence.
In his time in Springfield, Burton also worked with Missouri State and Drury athletic departments. He trained several teams, including the Lady Panthers 2014-15 Elite Eight basketball team. He has coached and trained athletes at various levels since 2009.
Burton is a graduate of Missouri State University, this after playing basketball at Missouri Valley College. His work in sports has earned him four Kansas City Press Club Awards and several team accolades. In the summer of 2016 he accepted a position at ESPN but decided to return to his Midwest roots after several months.
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