Mike Catalana

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Mike Catalana is the Sports Director of WHAM-TV, the ABC affiliate in Rochester, New York. His professional career began in 1986 when he became the Sports Director at WMGC-TV, the ABC affiliate in Binghamton, New York. He came to WOKR (now WHAM) in Rochester as the weekend sports anchor and reporter in December 1987. After 16 months, he was named the station's Sports Director in December 1989.

Mike Catalana is the sideline reporter for the Buffalo Bills Television network during the NFL pre season. Catalana is the pre game and between period host of Amerks Hockey games on Time Warner Television. Mike also anchors a daily sports report for “The 5 O’clock News Hour” on WHAM radio in Rochester.

Catalana graduated from Ithaca College in 1985 with a B.S. Degree in Television /Radio (Broadcast Journalism). He is a graduate of St. Augustine College Preparatory School in Richland, New Jersey

Catalana gives his thoughts on sports in his "Open Mike" sports blog http://www.13wham.com/content/sports/openmike/default.aspx

  1. WHAM-TV Website [1]