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Whit Watson


Anchor/Reporter, Golf Central

Whit Watson joined Golf Channel in 2010 and is a co-anchor of Golf Central, the network’s nightly news program.   A well-known television personality to Florida sports fans, he most recently served as a principal host, play-by-play announcer and anchor for FOX Sports Florida and Sun Sports cable networks, covering the NBA, MLB and NHL, as well as NCAA basketball, football and baseball.  He was often seen as a pregame host for Orlando Magic and Tampa Bay Rays telecasts, and hosted telecasts for select Tampa Bay Lightning contests.  He also wrote and hosted episodes of Inside The Magic and Inside The Rays seasonal series, which earned him three Suncoast Regional Emmy Awards.  Watson graduated from Cornell University before beginning his broadcast career in 1990. He currently resides in Orlando, Fla. with his family. 

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Latest articles by Whit Watson

Oct 29, 2010 8:34 PM ET

Had an interesting chat recently with author Tom Callahan, whose new book, “His Father’s Son: Earl and Tiger Woods,” is now available.

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Sep 15, 2010 8:01 PM ET
You may not recognize Mack Dalton's name, but if you watch a lot of golf, you probably know the face. Read More
Aug 25, 2010 9:06 PM ET

PARAMUS, N.J. – Wednesday was gloomy at The Barclay’s, in more ways than one.

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