Jade McCarthy

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Jade McCarthy an American sportscaster who is an ESPNews anchor and former host of NESN Daily on NESN.[1]

Prior to joining NESN, McCarthy was a sports anchor at WCAU in Philadelphia where she won numerous Sports Emmy Awards.[2]

She started her career at WGGB-TV in Springfield, Massachusetts. She then moved to WAFF, the NBC affiliate in Huntsville, Alabama. She was born in Newton, Massachusetts.[3]

McCarthy joined NESN in early 2010 and was a part-time host and reporter for SportsDesk. After SportsDesk was canceled McCarthy became the host of the network's new show NESN Daily.

Growing up, McCarthy rode horses competitively for 10 years.[4] McCarthy left NESN in August 2011 after her husband got a job in Philadelphia.[5]

McCarthy and her husband had a son in October 2011.[6]

McCarthy returned to TV in September 2012, joining ESPN as an anchor for SportsCenter on ESPNews.[7]


  1. ^ Finn, Chad (October 12, 2012). "ESPN’s Beano Cook, dead at 81, was one of a kind". The Boston Globe. Retrieved October 14, 2012. 
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  5. ^ Finn, Chad (August 9, 2011). "Jade McCarthy leaving NESN". Boston Globe. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  6. ^ https://twitter.com/JadeMcCarthy/status/260508726988009473
  7. ^ http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jade-mccarthy/26/a53/ba0

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