Dan Cohen

Dan Cohen


Dan Cohen says his career choice began at an early age.  “For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been drawn to the unifying force of sports, and the stories that come from those games and events. They bring people together from all backgrounds, and at all levels. That’s pretty powerful.”

Dan graduated from Syracuse University’s Newhouse and Falk Schools in December 2013, earning Bachelor of Science degrees in Broadcast & Digital Journalism and Sport Management. He worked as an anchor, reporter and play-by-play announcer for CitrusTV, WAER-FM, and WJPZ-FM, covering every team in Orange.

Dan began his on-air career with WREX in February 2014 as the station’s weekend sports anchor.

Little Known Facts About Dan:

  • He was a member of his high school’s performing arts department,  appearing in more than a dozen plays and musicals, and singing a cappella and in the mixed choir.
  • He had more than five years of vocal training, and one of his teachers was nominated for a Tony Award.
  • Dan’s career three-point percentage in Syracuse’s Carrier Dome is 1.000 (1-1).