Brent Kelley

  • Sports journalist with over 30 years of experience in print and online media
  • Former award-winning Sunday Sports Editor for the San Antonio Express-News 
  • Golf expert for ThoughtCo since 2002 


Brent has worked in sports journalism for more than 30 years. He began his career as a copy editor and section editor, and ultimately became the Sunday Sports Editor at the San Antonio Express-News. Under Brent's editorial leadership, the Express-News was recognized as one of the 10 best U.S. sports sections in its circulation category by the Associated Press. Brent also wrote a weekly golf column, and received additional recognition and honors from AP for his sports writing and editing. 

After 15 years in print journalism, Brent moved to online media. He has covered golf for ThoughtCo since 2002. 


  • Honored by APSE (Associated Press Sports Editors) for headline writing, design, and section editing
  • Recognized by AP for editorial work on San Antonio Express-News' sports section, named a top 10 U.S. sports section in its circulation category

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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