Ryan Recker has been named morning sports anchor and sports reporter at WTAE. Starting tomorrow, he can be seen on the 4:30, 5 and 6 a.m. newscasts. Recker joins the station from KVOA-TV (NBC) in Tucson, Ariz., where he has served as sports director since 2007. He was previously a sports anchor at WTOV-TV (NBC) in Steubenville, Ohio, and sports producer at WPGH-TV (Fox) in Pittsburgh. KVOA has not yet hired his replacement.
WTAE-TV is an ABC affiliate broadcasting to Pittsburgh and the surrounding area.