...Bryan EkernSports Director Bryan Ekern started as NewsChannel 8's Weekend Sports Anchor back in the mid 1990's.
Being a lifetime resident of the Coulee Region, he
has watched NewsChannel 8 all of his
life.Bryan graduated from Sparta high school and then attended UW-La Crosse where he earned a degree in Mass Communications.
During the spring and summer Bryan
enjoys playing softball and golf.In the fall and winter he
plays volleyball and cheers for the Packers.Bryan
is also a big racing fan.He
says the best thing about his
job is meeting sports fans and covering local contests.Bryan
says if you bump into him at a sporting event say "Hi".