Damien Alameda is a multiple Emmy and Associated Press award-winning sports broadcast journalist. Over his career, he has had front-row seats to some of the Arizona's most significant athletic events and achievements.
From Super Bowls to Sweet 16s, Damien has traveled the country painting the sports picture for fans back home in the Old Pueblo.
A native of Los Angeles, Damien graduated from Santa Clara University where his sports reporting journey began. His career wound through the Bay Area, made a stop in El Paso, Texas, then turned west and landed him in Tucson.
He started at KOLD News 13 in 2006. He’s been telling Southern Arizona stories ever since, armed only with a camera, microphone, tripod, and laptop.
Damien takes his responsibility of informing and entertaining his audience very seriously and recognizes how privileged he is to be in this position. If you have a story idea, please email him at Damien.email@example.com.
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