Scott Smith has been named as WTVT’s new sports director. He starts on Wednesday March 2.
He comes from Fox O&O sister station, WTTG in Washington, DC. Smith has worked as sports director at WTTG since 2012. Before that he worked at KPHO – Phoenix, KOTV – Tulsa and at a cable sports station in the San Francisco area.
This announcement comes just days after former sports director, Chip Carter signed off after 28 years with the Tampa station. Smith is now only the fourth sports director in the station’s history.