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Dan Roche {WBZ} Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Children, Salary and Net Worth

Dan Roche Biography

Dan Roche is an award-winning sports anchor and reporter working for WBZ since joining the station in September of 1999, he also works for myTV38 (WSBK-TV). Before coming to WBZ-TV, he worked for sister station WBZ Newsradio as a radio sports talk show host, anchor, reporter, and Boston Bruins game host at 1030AM.

Dan Roche Age

Roche has not disclosed his age to the public, it is therefore not clear how old he is. We will keep tabs and update this information here.

Dan Roche Height and Weight

Roche stands at a moderated height and weight. His height is 1.71m his weight is 73kgs.

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Dan Roche Wife

Roche is happily married and the two have been blessed with two children, however, he has not disclosed the names of his wife and children.

Dan Roche Family

Very little information is available pertaining to Roche’s family, his parents, and siblings. We will update you shortly.

Dan Roche Education

Roche was born in Methuen, Massachusetts, and went to Syracuse University after graduating from North Andover High School.

Dan Roche Career

Roche started his career at Curt Gowdy Broadcasting WCCM/WCGY radio in Lawrence, Massachusetts. Apart from WBZ Radio, Roche has also worked at WHDH and WRKO Radio in Boston. There, he worked as the host of Boston Red Sox pre-game and post-game programming.

For twenty years, Roche has been a leader in Boston sports coverage. For all that time, he has covered several of Boston’s most historic moments. In fact, his personal list of memorable events that he has covered includes is long, for instance, the Pats’ perfect 16-0 regular-season finale in NY against the Giants in 2007, the Patriots Super Bowl in 1996, the ’04 and ’07 Red Sox World Series Championships. Actually, Roche was the only Boston reporter to gain access and ride with the team in the 2004 Duck Boat Victory Parade. Further, he covered the Celtics 17th World Championship ride through Detroit, Los Angeles, Atlanta, as well as Cleveland.

Roche on the other hand, covered the Bruins run to their 2011 Stanley Cup title. Actually, following Game 7 in Vancouver, he was on the ice interviewing front office members, players, and coaches. Also, he worked as a “pool reporter” for the Bruins Championship parade walking the whole route. Additionally,  Roche went to Albany, New York with the Boston College Hockey team and they won the NCAA Championship 01.

In addition, he has been to Cooperstown, New York, this is when Carl Yastrzemski and Carlton Fisk were enshrined into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Roche was in fact the only Boston TV reporter going to the Hall with Dennis Eckersley and Wade Boggs just before they got inducted.

Awards

When Ted Williams died, Roche led the coverage nationally. Also, in the Cryogenics case, he covered the dedication of the Pesky Pole to good friend Johnny Pesky. On the other hand, Roche covered the Congressional Steroids hearing in March 2005 besides a special ceremony featuring President George W. Bush. It is during this time that Jackie Robinson was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

For his excellent work, Roche won a New England Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Series for “Red Sox This Week,” this is a 30 minute Red Sox show that aired on myTV38 and WBZ-TV. Further, he was nominated two times for an Emmy Award for Best Sports Reporter in New England.

Dan Roche Salary

Roche earns a fine salary of $98,000 annually.

Dan Roche Net Worth

Roche’s estimated net worth is $2.1 million. His primary income is his job as an anchor and reporter.

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