Sports Director

A sports director is an individual at a television or radio station who is in charge of the sports department. In local news, the sports director is typically the station's primary sportscaster, and often anchors the primetime newscasts on weekdays. They are in charge of sports programming and production that airs. A sports director usually has the liberty to hire and fire the other members of his department, including their field reporters, weekend anchors, and photographers.


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KMIZ - News Operation - News Team - Former On-air Staff
... Beau Baehman - sports director (now Director of Marketing and Communications at Columbia Orthopaedic Group) Dan Barber - reporter John Bassford - anchor (no ... Louis) Bridget Blevins - anchor/reporter (now news director at KQTV in St ... Brynn Gingras - anchor/reporter Vic Faust - sports director (now at WXYZ-TV in Detroit) Travis Ford - meteorologist (now with the Missouri Attorney General's office) John Fougere ...
Mike Catalana
... Mike Catalana is the Sports Director of WHAM-TV, the ABC affiliate in Rochester, New York ... career began in 1986 when he became the Sports Director at WMGC-TV, the ABC affiliate in Binghamton, New York ... He came to WOKR (now WHAM) in Rochester as the weekend sports anchor and reporter in December 1987 ...
Tim Roye - Career
... graduation from Utica College in New York, Roye spent eight years (1978–86) as the sports director at Utica's WIBX–WNYZ radio, where he became a big fan of the delicious Buffalo wings of central NY ... moved to Birmingham, Alabama, where he was the sports director at WVOK radio from 1986-87 ... Roye hosted a daily three-hour sports talk show on KHTK as well as hosting a weekly two-hour Kings radio program ...
Remembering Bo
... It is hosted by former WXYZ-TV sports director Don Shane ... Shane retired as sports director in 2012, and was replaced as sports director and cohost of Big Ten Ticket by Tom Leyden ...
CKO - Anchors and Reporters
... and reporters associated with the network included Barry Aldrich - sports director, co-host of Good Morning Canada John Anderson - host Ed Anderst ...

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