Bob Rumbold came home to Connecticut to join the FOX61 family in October 1995. A Windsor Locks native, Bob loves covering his favorite subject, sports, on his home turf.
Prior to returning to the Nutmeg State, Bob was a sportscaster at WWLP-TV in Springfield, Mass. He was also a sportscaster at WKHT-AM in Manchester. Before that, Bob was Sports Director at WHWH-AM in Princeton, N.J.
Bob began his college career at Emerson College where he played basketball and baseball. He ended up getting his degree in Physical Education from Southern Connecticut State University.
Over the years, Bob has won a number of Associated Press Awards, including one for Enterprise Reporting called “Dangerous Bats.”
These days, Bob, his wife Cathy, and daughters Diane and Julie call Simsbury home.