Melissa Lee

College Play-by-Play Announcer

Melissa Lee has been a play-by-play announcer for ESPN since 2012, calling volleyball, women’s basketball, soccer, gymnastics and softball for ESPNU and SEC Network.

Prior to joining ESPN, Lee worked as a play-by-play announcer and college football sideline reporter for Comcast Sports Southeast. She also worked as an anchor/reporter for television stations in Birmingham and Montgomery, Ala. During her time in Alabama, she was named the Best Sports Anchor by the Associated Press.

A native of Broken Arrow, Okla., Lee graduated from the University of Tulsa with a mass communications degree.

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