Began at Auburn: August 2017
Education: Ostendorf received his bachelor's degree in journalism and a minor in political science from the University of Alabama in 2009.
Job responsibilities: Ostendorf writes stories for AuburnTigers.com covering all sports with features, recaps and press releases.
Past experience: Ostendorf came to Auburn from ESPN where he spent five years covering college football. The primary role the first year was recruiting coverage, but he transitioned to his role as an SEC reporter with an emphasis on Auburn football coverage the last four years. Prior to his time at ESPN, Ostendorf worked for The Tuscaloosa News and Rivals.com.
Personal: A native of Fishers, Ind., Ostendorf and his wife Alina reside in Auburn.