Sports Director Zach Klein anchors sportscasts for Channel 2 Action News at 6, the Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat and Sports Zone Sunday.
In addition to the weekly sportscasts, Zach is involved with our weekly University of Georgia program, Bulldogs Gameday and Bulldogs Gameweek.
Along with WSB-TV news anchor Jovita Moore, Zach co-hosts WSB-TV’s "Georgia Salutes America" July 4th primetime special and the Macy’s Tree Lighting show. In 2016, Zach and Jeff Schultz from the Atlanta Journal Constitution launched the “We Never Played the Game” podcast
Zach joined WSB-TV in 2008 after spending five years at Cox sister station WFTV in Orlando.
Klein’s first television journalism job was producing sports for WDAF in Kansas City. A year later, he was reporting on high school, college and professional sports.
Next he joined KOKH-TV in Oklahoma City in June of 1999, where he was named the Sports Director.
He received his degree from the University of Kansas in 1996 and has been honored by winning multiple Emmy and AP awards for anchoring and reporting.
Zach, an avid golfer, is on the board of the 1st Tee Atlanta and serves as the announcer on the first tee of the PGA Tour’s Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club.
Zach lives near Midtown with his wife, daughter, son and chocolate lab Chewy.
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