Tommy Lopez: Sports Anchor


Tommy Lopez

Tommy Lopez joined the WCBI sports team as the weekend sports anchor in April 2013. He graduated with a degree in Mass Communications from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.

Tommy worked and interned in the sports and news departments of TV stations WCAV-TV and WRIC-TV and radio stations WINA and WKAV while in Virginia. He has received awards at the collegiate level from the Society of Professional Journalists and the Sportscasters Talent Agency of America. He covered VCU and University of Virginia sports for six years before coming to Columbus.

Tommy grew up in Charlottesville, Virginia playing sports ranging from baseball and basketball to swimming and cross country running. He learned about the broadcasting business from a young age watching his father work as a radio DJ in Virginia and North Carolina.