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Moore: For Wayne Fish, honor is a career in the making

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The longtime Flyers writer will receive the Stan Hochman Award at Monday’s Philadelphia Sports Writers Association’s banquet

Wayne Fish loves what he does. And it shows.

Fish, the Flyers beat writer for the Bucks County Courier Times since 1976, remains as prolific and vital as ever.

Journalism may have changed dramatically over the years, but Fish hasn’t. He’s still cranking out clean, precise copy and making tight deadlines. When Flyers games end, you can count on him filing his story immediately and explaining why the game turned out the way it did.

"I just have a naturally inquisitive nature," Fish said. "I always wanted to know what makes the athletes tick. You just want to tell the story behind the story. It never gets old. The story is still compelling."

And so is Fish, who will receive the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association’s Stan Hochman Award for sustained writing excellence during Monday’s 116th annual banquet at the Cherry Hill Crowne Plaza (more info: https://phillysportswriters.com/). Hochman........

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