While his start in journalism came in newspaper, he quickly moved into the magazine industry, where he served as editor in chief of a monthly full-sized sports magazine, The Western Mass. Sports Journal. In that role, Belanger not only planned, supervised and contributed to all of the creative content, but he also contributed heavily to the business side of the operation. Kyle Belanger is an award-winning sports columnist who has logged significant hours across many of the fields associated with 21st century journalism.
While working with the Sports Journal, Belanger entered the world of sports talk radio, hosting a daily afternoon drive-time show on Springfield's ESPN Radio affiliate. He also spent time working in online journalism as a content producer for MassLive.com, where he produced audio, video and written pieces for the region's No. 1 news and information source.
Belanger remains an active member of the sports media, regularly freelancing on the web, in print and on the radio.
At Springfield College, in addition to teaching classes, Belanger also serves as the faculty advisor for the college's radio station: WSCB, 89.9 FM, "The Birthplace."