About Midway Illustrated

Brett Solesky-publisher

Brett has been operating MidwayIllustrated for over three years and is excited about the recent growth of the site.  A formtr photo journalist in the U.S. Army for over seven years, Brett has worked for such publications as Rivals.com (Yahoo Sports), The Arizona Republic (Gannett Newspapers), ESPN radio Phoenix (KTAR 620) and KPNX-TV (NBC affiliate Phoenix)”>With his background in every aspect of media on the market Brett wanted to work independent and develop his own niche in the Chicago sports media market.

He works tirelessly watching Bears game film evaluating all aspects of both the offense and defense.  Brett also works as a freelance video scout for high school football games in the Chicagoland area (three years) after serving in the same capacity in Phoenix, Arizona since 2000. 


Tommy Solesky- Editor

Tommy is a journalism student at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, IL.  He was editor of his high school newspaper and was recently sports editor for the Courier newspaper at College of DuPage.  He can be reached at asusparky26@yahoo.com.  


Roger Novello- Reporter


Roger is a freelance sports writer in the Chicagoland area and has been featured on many sports websites including Bleacher Report, Yard Barker and SB nation.  He attended Southern Illinois University.  He can be reached at midwayillustrated@gmail.com.