Jade McCarthy

Studio Host

Jade McCarthy is a studio host for SportsCenter who joined ESPN in September 2012

Prior to joining ESPN, McCarthy anchored the primary weeknight sportscast on NESN (New England Sports Network) in Boston (2010-11).

Previously, she was reporter and anchor/host for WCAU in Philadelphia (2005-09) where she created and wrote for the Emmy Award-winning weekly series Game Changers featuring athletes who change the way we view sports.

McCarthy also served as weekend anchor/reporter at WAFF in Huntsville, Ala. (2003-05), and as reporter and weekend assignment editor for WGGB in Springfield, Mass. (2001-03).

McCarthy, who received her bachelor’s degree in political science from Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, Mass.) in 2002, is a native of Newton, Mass.