Bud Shaw, an award-winning sports columnist who began working in Cleveland at The Plain Dealer in 1991, joined WKYC in August of 2018.

Shaw has won numerous Associated Press Sports Editor honors, including a Top 10 finish in column writing.

His recounting of the tragic boating accident that killed two Indians' players in 1993 was an honorable mention selection in the Best American Sportswriting series.

He has covered more than a dozen Super Bowls and World Series, eight Masters golf tournaments, six Olympic Games, five Indianapolis 500s, the Ryder Cup, the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Finals, the Daytona 500, the NCAA Final Four, the U.S. Open tennis tournament and the PGA.

Shaw has worked for newspapers in Atlanta, San Diego, Philadelphia, New Jersey, western Pennsylvania, Chicago and Detroit.

Shaw and his wife, Susan, live in Cleveland where they are bossed around by their rescue dog, Ike.

Contact Bud Shaw at bshaw@wkyc.com and follow him on Twitter.