Chase Parker is a weekend sports anchor and multimedia journalist on the WVVA News team.
Chase has a passion for story-telling. He feels that journalists have a responsibility to inform the public on everything and anything important that’s going on, and he plans on doing just that for the WVVA viewing area.
In his free time, he loves to watch sporting events (especially football). He is a dedicated fan of all Washington D.C.-based teams. He also enjoys spending quality time with his family.
Chase was born and raised in Lexington, Virginia. He is a proud Hokie, graduating from Virginia Tech in 2017. At the university, he majored in multimedia journalism.
During his college days, Chase focused on the sports side of journalism. He was a sports editor for the Collegiate Times, where he covered all Virginia Tech sports in-depth.
Chase was also the sports intern at WSLS, the NBC affiliate in Roanoke, VA.
If you have any story ideas, you can reach Chase at firstname.lastname@example.org