Jenny Dial Creech


Creech, a Sports Columnist at the Houston Chronicle, is a native of San Antonio and a graduate of the University of Oklahoma who started at the Chronicle in 2005 as a high school sports reporter. She has since covered an array of beats and served as an assistant sports editor and senior editor of Texas Sports Nation.

Creech, the president of the Association for Women in Sports Media, was awarded the 2015 APSE Diversity Fellowship. She’s received several awards for her work, including honors for her column writing and her investigative coverage of the Baylor University sexual assault scandal. In addition to her role at the Chronicle, Creech works with several high school and college journalists at Columbia University journalism conferences and workshops.