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Tampa Sports Anchor Gets Promotion, Extra Weekend Duties

In ABC, Florida, Promotions, Tampa-St. Petersburg on June 4, 2012 at 11:07 am

Andrew Luria (Courtesy: Twitter)

Weekends are about to get a bit busier for Andrew Luria.

In addition to his job as weekend sports anchor for Tampa ABC affiliate WFTS, Luria will also serve as the station’s weekend news anchor.

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New Orleans Station Gets New Weekend Sports Anchor

In CBS, Hirings, Louisiana, New Orleans on February 14, 2012 at 2:20 pm

Bryan Salmond (Courtesy: WWL-TV)

Bryan Salmond, who’s been the regional sports director at KEZI-TV in Eugene, Ore., and KDRV-TV in Medford, will be joining the staff at WWL-TV in New Orleans in mid-March.

In a news release from WWL, Salmond will provide weekend sportscasts and be a part of the “Fourth Down on Four”/”Fourth Down Friday” high school football programs.

Salmond actually began his career in sports journalism at CNN/Sports Illustrated, and his career has taken him to Texas, Montana and even a stint in Las Vegas as a weekend sports anchor there.

Congratulations, Bryan!