18 Facts About Andrea Joyce


Andrea Joyce Kuslits was born on August 17,1954, and better known as Andrea Joyce, is an American sportscaster who works for NBC Sports after working 10 years with CBS Sports.

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Andrea Joyce worked as a news anchor for KTVH-TV in Wichita, Kansas.

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Andrea Joyce worked a stint at Detroit's NBC affiliate WDIV-TV channel 4.

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Andrea Joyce covered for ESPN, the NFL Draft, and the French Open Tennis Championships.

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Andrea Joyce made her on-air debut at the 1989 US Open Tennis Championships.

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Andrea Joyce worked three Winter Games for CBS Sports, serving as co-host of the weekend and Opening and Closing Ceremony coverage at the 1994 Lillehammer Games and the 1998 Nagano Games.

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Andrea Joyce served as co-host of the CBS' weekend coverage during the 1992 Albertville Games.

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Andrea Joyce replaced Greg Gumbel as studio host for the Major League Baseball games.

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Andrea Joyce served as field reporter for the 1991 National League Championship Series and 1991 World Series, and at the 1993 World Series, she became the first woman to co-host the network television coverage for a World Series.

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Andrea Joyce hosted CBS' early-round coverage of the 1991 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship; College Football Today ; the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship Final Four and title-game broadcasts from 1991 to 1994; and the 1990 Heisman Trophy Award show.

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Andrea Joyce joined NBC Sports in 2000 and has served as a reporter on a number of events for NBC, including figure skating and short track speed skating from Torino in 2006; gymnastics and diving from Athens in 2004; speed skating in Salt Lake City at the 2002 Winter Olympics Games; and diving and swimming in Sydney in 2000.

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Andrea Joyce was the only woman to do play-by-play during the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

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Andrea Joyce served as the play-by-play commentator for rhythmic gymnastics in Athens.

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In Sydney, Andrea Joyce covered women's soccer and women's water polo, in addition to contributing to the Sports Desk.

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Andrea Joyce served as a reporter during NBC's coverage of the 2000 Olympic Diving Trials and the 2000 Olympic Swimming Trials.

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Andrea Joyce served as a reporter for NBA on NBC and WNBA on NBC broadcasts.

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Andrea Joyce currently covers gymnastics and figure skating for NBC Sports as well as anchoring the NBC Sports Update.

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Andrea Joyce is married to former CBS and now NBC reporter Harry Smith, and they have two sons.

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