Andrew Doud returns to FOX NASCAR as a reporter for NASCAR RACE HUB, FS1’s daily news and update program, NASCAR RACEDAY, its at-track prerace show, and NASCAR VICTORY LANE, the network’s post-race show. Doud joined the FOX Sports family in 2015 from WFTS-TV in Tampa, Fla., where he served as an on-air reporter and multi-media journalist from December 2013 through January 2014.
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE IN THE HEART OF NASCAR
Prior to assuming his role in Tampa, Doud served as the morning reporter for WSOC-TV on the top-rated morning news show in Charlotte, N.C., the heart of NASCAR, in addition to handling sports reporting and interim weekend sports anchor duties. While at WSOC from November 2010 through November 2013, Doud was honored with two Emmy nominations in 2012 for his role in team coverage of tornadoes that struck the area. Doud also received the esteemed Russ Caitlin Award for Excellence in Motorsports Journalism in 2012 for his behind-the-scenes feature on the realities of being on a NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES pit crew, and he covered multiple NASCAR races for the station’s “9 Racing Report.”
Before working in Charlotte, Doud was a general assignment reporter, fill-in anchor and digital journalist at WNCT-TV in Greenville, N.C. from 2007 to 2010, where he covered everything from hurricanes and snowstorms to murder trials and police drug sweeps. In 2009, he received the North Carolina Associated Press Award for Spot News.
A native of Philadelphia, Doud graduated from Elon University in 2007 with a degree in Broadcast Communications and lived in North Carolina for six years following graduation. While in college, he interned with the Eagles Television Network in Philadelphia, the team’s in-house production team.
Doud currently resides in Charlotte and enjoys fitness, the outdoors, cars, football and playing golf.