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Ed is married to Robin. They reside in Kenner. They have five wonderful children and a grandson on the way.

Ed has been sports director at WGNO TV since 1992. He was voted a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Press Club of New Orleans in 2014. Ed is a two-time Louisiana Sportscaster of the year, as awarded by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.

Ed is a member of the Archbishop Rummel Athletic Hall of Fame and the De La Salle Athletics Hall of Fame. He is a 1975 Rummel graduate and 1979 graduate of Loyola University. Ed is a voter for the Heisman Trophy and the Wooden Award.

Ed is the creator of Friday Night Football, one of the premier high school football shows in the nation. He and JT Curtis will mark 24 years as co-hosts in the 2015 season.

Ed also serves as co-host and producer of Friday Night Fastball, presented by Delgado Community College. He co-hosts the program with Delgado director of athletics and head baseball coach Joe Scheuermann.

He and Riverside basketball coach Timmy Byrd serves as co-tournament directors of the one of the best high school basketball tournaments in the country, the AllState Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic. Ed and Brother Martin baseball coach Mark Wisniewski serve as tournament directors for the WGNO baseball classic, an annual high school tournament featuring some of the best prep baseball teams in Louisiana.

Ed has 35 years of experience in Louisiana television, including the last 33 in his hometown.

When the Saints were born in 1967, Ed and his Dad were in the south end zone at Tulane stadium as John Gilliam returned the opening kickoff 94 yards for a touchdown against the Los Angeles Rams.

Louisiana has, and always will be, home.

Recent Articles
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    Tulane football kicks off spring practice Monday morning. it is season number three for head coach Willie Fritz. The Green Wave is excited after signing one of its best recruiting classes in years. Here’s head coach Willie Fritz, in the WGNO Sportszone Wednesday night. The WGNO Sportszone airs every Wednesday night from 10:15 pm to 10:35 pm on WGNO TV.

  • Ed-itorial: Better without Boogie? Yes, for now

    In Boogie’s absence, Anthony Davis and Jrue Holiday have thrived.

  • Quality spring: Sergio, Bubba to play Zurich Classic of New Orleans

    The Zurich Classic of New Orleans hopes to better last year’s field, one that featured 7 of the top 10. The tournament organizers, Fore! Kids Foundation announced that reigning Masters Champion Sergio Garcia will play in the two man team event April 26th thru the 29th at the TPC of Louisiana. Here’s a report from WGNO Sports. Garcia will pair with Rafa Cabrera-Bello. Bubba Watson will also play in the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Fore! Kids Foundation CEO Steve […]

  • Drexel Prep, St Mary’s vie for Girls Division III title

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  • ’35, Sophie B. Wright, Landry Walker all charge into Top 28

    It was a big night for Orleans Parish Public in the state quarterfinals. And Friday Night Sports on Nola 38 and WGNO had the highlights. Landry Walker defeated HL Bourgeois 72-49 in the 5A quarterfinals. The Bucs will play Ouachita Parish in the semifinals at Burton Coliseum in Lake Charles. Here’s the highlights. In class 4A, McDonogh 35, the 18th seed defeated St Martinville 68-67. ’35 will play Woodlawn of Shreveport in the 4A semis. Here’s the highlights. And, Sophie […]

  • Howling Wolves: St Paul’s reaches Top 28 with win over Brother Martin

    The St Paul’s Wolves reached the Top 28 for the first time in school history with a 78-66 win over Brother Martin Friday at the Gene Bennett Sports Complex. Parker Edwards scored 35 points for St Paul’s. Here’s the highlights from Friday Night Sports presented by Delgado Community College. St  Paul’s will play Catholic Baton Rouge in the semifinals. Head coach Stephen Dale said the monkey is definitely off his team’s back after getting to the Top 28. Also in […]

  • High flying Jay: Jesuit’s Chris Tadros is our Best player of the week

    Jesuit’s Chris Tadros is our Friday Night Sports Best Player of the week, presented by St Thomas Community Health Center. Tadros scored the game tying goal and assisted the game winner in Jesuit’s 2-1 overtime win over St Paul’s in the Division I championship last Saturday night in Lafayette. Here’s a report from WGNO Sports’ Robert O’Shields.

  • A classic cut: LHSAA pays out less to teams in Superdome football championships

    The check is in the mail from the LHSAA, and the schools receiving aren't happy about the amounts.

  • 6 in a row: Pelicans set Suns

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  • LSU: no investigation of men’s basketball program and Will Wade

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  • Soggy WGNO baseball classic rolls on, Saturday schedule changes

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  • WGNO baseball classic: Rain juggles schedule

    Heavy rains have forced several changes in the schedule for the 5th annual WGNO baseball classic. All games at Kirsch-Rooney Stadium were cancelled Friday and Saturday. Here’s a revised schedule for Saturday: At RBI Field Wesley Barrow Stadium 9:00 am Jesuit vs West Ouachita 11:30 am Jesuit vs Ruston 2:00 pm Ruston vs Ponchatoula At Chalmette 9:00 am Shaw vs Franklinton 11:30 am Rummel vs Franklinton 2:00 pm Rummel vs Fontainebleau