Lynden Blake

Lynden is the Sports Director at WAAY.

Title: Sports Director
lblake@waaytv.com

I'm happy to return to my home state to cover the great high school, college, and professional sports the Tennessee Valley has to offer. I grew up in Alexander City, so I'm excited to cover schools I grew up competing against.

For the past three and a half years, I covered sports in the Tampa Bay Area. I was the Tampa Bay Rowdies Host and Sideline reporter this past season, and worked as a Sports Reporter and Weekend Anchor at WSNN in Sarasota.

Before I started my television career, I interned at Fox Sports Florida. Still to this day I keep up with the crew, who are some of the best people in the business!

I'm looking forward to living in the 256 and exploring all the 'Rocket City' has to offer.

Recent Posts by Lynden Blake

Kira Lewis Jr. is off to Greece representing Team USA

The Hazel Green alum is one of 12 to make the Team USA U19 roster.

Westminster Christian Academy putting on football camp

WCA football game is for kids kindergarten through eighth grade.

Trash Pandas uniform party in Big Spring Park

A first look at the jerseys for the Rocket City Trash Pandas.

Korn Ferry Pro-Golf Tour coming to Huntsville

The pro-golf tour hits The Ledges in April of 2020.

UPDATE: One dead, one injured in Florence wreck

Person killed in Florence wreck.

Tanner woman dies in crash

A tanner woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Limestone County.

Final John Stallworth Charity Golf Tournament Friday

Tournament tees off at 8:00 a.m. in Hampton Cove

Wheelchair Tennis makes debut at Alabama State Games

Jeremy Boyd is a national champion wheelchair tennis athlete, after a tragic injury.

Ninja Challenge competitor takes us through the course

It's the first year the Ninja Challenge is part of the State Games.

Pickleball drawing hundreds in Huntsville

It's the second year pickleball is part of the Alabama State games.

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