KATV Channel 7 News, Anchor
Chris is a Little Rock native who currently anchors Daybreak & Good Morning Arkansas at KATV Channel 7. He is also a fill-in on various programs at 103.7 The Buzz.
Chris was born in Little Rock and moved to Jacksonville, FL when he was ten years old.
While in Florida, he attended Bishop Kenny High School and went on to graduate from the University of Central Florida with a Radio/Television Degree.
Before becoming Weekend Sports Anchor, Chris was hosting FLW College Fishing on VS. Network with Jason Harper from 2009-10.
Although he joined the station officially in 2010, Chris completed 3 internships at KATV in the Sports Department under Sports Director Steve Sullivan and Dale Nicholson III.
When he is not at the station he enjoys being with family, playing/watching sports(football, basketball, hockey, golf) and wakeboarding (In AR) & surfing (when in FL).
Follow Chris on Twitter: @ChrisKane007
A native of Edmonton, Canada, Christina came to Central Arkansas in 2003 to attend the University of Central Arkansas. Christina had an outstanding collegiate career, both on the golf course and in the classroom. She won five collegiate tournaments and had 24 Top Ten finishes, earning 1st Team All Conference honors from 2003-2006 and twice being recognized as the Southland Conference Golfer of the Week. She was also a 2-time All-American honorable mention. Even with all these athletic accomplishments Christina was an even better performer in the classroom, graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2007 with a GPA of 3.90 and a degree in Business Administration. In 2006, ESPN selected Christina as Second Team Academic All-American.
After wrapping up her collegiate career in 2007, Christina focused her attention on the professional circuit. She has played various mini-tours, including the Duramed Futures Tour, CN Canadian Women's Tour, the Cactus Tour and various state opens across the USA. Christina has been featured on the Golf Channel's Big Break Series twice, coming out on the winning end in 2010.
In 2012, she co-hosted Tour Academy Home Edition, a revolutionary teaching DVD with 1991 British Open Winner and CBS commentator Ian Baker-Finch.In 2014, Christina co-hosted a tourism video produced by Cherry/Adams Entertainment LLC. in London, England. Now in 2015, Christina is co-hosting Swing Clinic with Jimmy Hanlin on Fox Regional Networks.
Christina's main focus is her love of entertaining clients at corporate and charity golf events. Being hired by world-renowned corporations has put Christina on the map as one of the only female golfers in the world doing this full time.
University of Arkansas Razorbacks Play-by-play Announcer, Baseball, Women's Basketball
The 2009 Arkansas Sportscaster of the Year, Elson has 17 years professional baseball broadcasting experience including spending the past 14 seasons as the Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations for the Arkansas Travelers, the AA affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Prior to joining the Travs, Elson called games for the Helena Brewers, Ogden Raptors and Mudville Nine. Elson has also served as a fill in replacement on Razorback Baseball broadcasts in the 2011-13 seasons. Phil has been appearing on 103.7 The Buzz since 2001.
Follow Phil on Twitter @ElsonPhil