Andy Adler is the sports director and lead sports anchor for PIX11 News and host of ‘One On One with Andy Adler’ on Sunday night’s.
Additionally, Andy hosts the pre-game for the Giants, Yankees and Jets.
Prior to moving back to New York, Adler was working at NBC in Los Angeles where she was the co-anchor of “Today in LA” weekend edition, and reporter for “Today in LA,” weekdays.
While at NBC, Adler hosted the popular weekly sports segment for “Prime Time News LA,” a segment that gained notoriety for bringing out the personal side of some the biggest sports icons in the nation.
Andy’s reports regularly appeared on the evening news. While at NBC, Adler also made appearances on MSNBC.
While in Los Angeles, Adler co-hosted the Laker’s pre and post game shows; co-hosting with NBA legends, James Worthy, Kurt Rambis, and Rob Horry.
Adler also hosted the nightly live hour show, “Access SportsNet,” airing on the home of the Lakers, Time Warner Cable SportsNet.
Before LA, Andy was a sports anchor and fill-in host of “Good Day New York” at WNYW, the Fox owned-and-operated station in New York. She also co-hosted the weekly series “Sports Extra” and was a field reporter for the Giants’ post and pre-game shows at the station.
During her tenure with Fox, Andy covered the New York Giant’s play-off run and victory of SuperBowl 42, serving as the field reporter from location.
While in New York, Adler also covered the Yankees’ 2009 World Series Championship, “Getting champagne thrown over my head in the Yankee’s locker-room by Mariano Rivera will always be one of my favorite moment”; the MLB All-Star Game; hosted the New York City Triathlon and made appearances on Fox Business News.
Prior to being the sports anchor for Fox in New York, Adler served as host of “American Latino TV,” a nationally syndicated, weekly magazine program focusing on American and foreign-born Latinos making a positive impact in American society. “Few people know that my first language was actually Spanish.” Simultaneously, Andy co-hosted the evening magazine show “Eye on the Desert” and reported for the 6 p.m. newscast at the CBS affiliate in Palm Springs, California.
Andy began her on-air broadcasting career at the age of 20 when she became a reporter for KSBW, the NBC affiliate located in the Monterey/Salinas market…making appearances on the NBC affiliate in San Francisco.
Andy graduated with honors from Stanford University, where she served as news director and anchor for the University’s television station, while also interning for the sports department at KPIX, the CBS affiliate in San Francisco.
During her time at Stanford, Andy took time off from school to move to New York and intern for the ‘Late Show with David Letterman’.
Adler puts it simply, “I’m a fan of the sports fan. I love the passion and respect the loyalty. I’m driven by the stories behind just the X’s and O’s. Understanding what drives each player, only make the games that much more fun to watch.”
You can often see Andy combining sports with her other major passion, as an advocate for children’s rights. At least once a month, you can catch Andy serving as an emcee for various children’s charity events, including the Children’s Health Fund and the World of Children.