Anthony Sandstrom is entering his sixth year
as assistant athletic director/media relations at
Sandstrom manages the department's media relations practices,
and is the webmaster of the CSU-Pueblo athletics web site,
Sandstrom, a 2003 graduate of Colorado State University-Pueblo,
had served as the sports editor and lead graphic designer at the
Fountain Valley News, a weekly newspaper located in Fountain, Colo.
He had served in that position since 2004. Prior to his work at the
Fountain Valley News, Sandstrom was a sports reporter at the La
Junta Tribune-Democrat in La Junta, Colo.
Sandstrom was the recipient of numerous awards, including a 2008
Southern Colorado Press Club "Woolly Award for Media Excellence"
for best sports feature, and a 2006 Colorado Press Association
award for best feature story. In 2009, he was named the Colorado
State University-Pueblo Outstanding Professional Staff Member of
In 2012, he was named the J.W. Campbell/Con Marshall Award
recepient as the top Sports Information Director in the Rocky
Mountain Athletic Conference.
A Pueblo native and a 1997 graduate of Pueblo Centennial High
School, Sandstrom graduated from CSU-Pueblo with a Bachelor's of
Arts in Mass Communications with a journalism emphasis, as well as
a Bachelor's of Arts in English.
Sandstrom and his wife, Sarah, are the parents of one child,
Hunter. They currently reside in Pueblo West, Colo.