Ravech on the set of Baseball Tonight
January 19, 1965 |
|Education||Binghamton University, Master's
Ithaca College, B.S.
|Years active||1986 – present|
|Title||SportsCenter anchor, Baseball Tonight host, golf commentator|
|Children||Sam and Max Ravech|
Education and career
Ravech was born in Needham, Massachusetts. He attended and graduated from Needham High School. A graduate of Ithaca College in 1987, he previously was affiliated with local stations WHTM in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and WBNG in Binghamton, New York. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Communications from Ithaca College in 1987. He also received a Master's Degree in Management and Leadership from Binghamton University in 1990.
Ravech has worked for ESPN since 1993. He appears primarily on SportsCenter and Baseball Tonight. He has provided Play-By-Play commentary for the Little League World Series and Major League Baseball as of 2013.
Ravech has also covered golf.
- 1995–present: Baseball Tonight primary host
- 1993–2008: SportsCenter anchor
- 2000–2006: ESPN golf host
- College Hoops 2Night host
- College Basketball on ABC studio host
- 2013–present: ESPN Major League Baseball play-by-play
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