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.
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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Channel 2 sports director Zach Klein spoke with Biaggio Ali Walsh ahead of his fight Friday night in Atlanta more than half a century after his grandfather Muhammad Ali competed at the Atlanta Municipal Auditorium.
Channel 2 Action News has exclusively learned a local businessman plans to transform over 100 acres in Forsyth County into a mixed-used development bigger than the Battery Atlanta. Could it attract the National Hockey League back to the metro Atlanta area?