Meredith Marakovits

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Meredith Marakovits
Meredith Marakovits - YES Network - September 10, 2013.jpg
Meredith Marakovits in 2013
Born Meredith Marakovits
(1983-07-22) July 22, 1983 (age 32)
Walnutport, Pennsylvania
Occupation Sportscaster
Years active 2008-Present

Meredith Marakovits (born July 22, 1983) is the New York Yankees' clubhouse reporter for the YES Network. Marakovits reports on the team within the network’s Yankees game telecasts, pre- and post-game shows, and the Yankees Batting Practice Today show.[1] Marakovits also appears on the network's special Yankees programming and will contribute to the web site.

Early life[edit]

Marakovits graduated from Central Catholic High School in Allentown, Pennsylvania. She earned a scholarship to play volleyball at the NCAA Division I level at La Salle University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[2] She graduated from La Salle in 2005.[3]


Before her work in Philadelphia, Marakovits also served as the pre- and post-game host and sideline reporter for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs (The Philadelphia Phillies' AAA affiliate) Television Network in Allentown, Pennsylvania, which was operated by Service Electric Cable TV and Communications.[4] Marakovits also worked for Service Electric's 2 Sports division as a sideline reporter for college football, indoor football, and college basketball broadcasts.

Marakovits covered the New York Yankees as a reporter for 1050 ESPN Radio in New York in 2010. Before her move to New York, she served as the Philadelphia Phillies beat reporter for 97.5 The Fanatic/950 ESPN Radio. She worked as a sideline reporter for the Philadelphia 76ers on Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia. Her last 76ers broadcast was on April 4, 2012.[5] Her previous experience also includes stints as an anchor for SportsNet New York (SNY); contributor for WFAN (660 AM) radio in New York, N.Y.;[6] contributor on SNY programs The Wheelhouse, The Daily News Live, and Geico Sportsnite;[7] and fill-in anchor on Comcast SportsNet New England.[8]

Marakovits succeeded Kim Jones as the clubhouse reporter for the YES Network at the start of the 2012 season.[3]


  1. ^ "Meredith Marakovits joins the YES Network". YES Network. November 21, 2012. Retrieved November 21, 2012. 
  2. ^ " Groller's Corner Blog". Retrieved June 24, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "Meredith Marakovits to cover Yankees for YES Network". tribunedigital-mcall. Retrieved June 24, 2015. 
  4. ^ Michael Blouse. "Meredith Marakovits called up to cover New York Yankees for ESPN 1050 AM". Retrieved February 6, 2012. 
  5. ^ "CSN Sixers sideline reporter leaving". February 22, 1999. Retrieved March 21, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Marakovits replaces Kim Jones on YES". March 21, 2012. Retrieved March 21, 2012. 
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  8. ^ "Twitter". Retrieved June 24, 2015. 

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