Charlie Grau graduated from Pembroke Pines Charter High School in 2004 and is currently attending Broward Community College. Charlie began his journalism career as a sports writer for this high school newspaper, The C.H.A.T., and is currently the managing editor and sports editor for the BCC newspaper, The Observer. Besides writing for the college view, he freelances for the Sun-Sentinel and covers Friday night high school football games. Since he was in kindergarten, Charlie has had a passion for sports and got into writing in his ninth grade year of high school. He is aspiring to be a NBA, NFL, or college football beat writer for a major newspaper.