Ready For the Olympic Stage, Kate Scott Appreciates Those Who Helped Get Her Here

Ready For the Olympic Stage, Kate Scott Appreciates Those Who Helped Get Her Here

As she prepares to fulfill “a dream of mine” by calling basketball for NBC during the Tokyo Olympics next month, Kate Scott thinks back to all the people who helped get her to this place.

A 2005 Cal graduate, she recalls sitting in front of SportsCenter mornings as a kid while eating her breakfast. “I wasn’t watching Saturday morning cartoons. I was watching Linda Cohn and Robin Roberts,” she says.

There weren’t many women calling sports in those days, but Scott was drawn to those she saw. Hannah Storm and Suzy Kolber. Bonnie Bernstein, Michele Tafoya, Andrea Kremer and Leslie Visser. Continue reading here

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