Adam Benigni WGRZ-TV, Channel 2, Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Wife, Height, Net Worth and Salary

Last Updated on September 11, 2023 by Admin

Adam Benigni Wiki

Adam Benigni is an American journalist from Bridgewater, Massachusetts currently working as a Sports Director and fill-in news anchor for WGRZ-TV.

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Adam Benigni Biography

Adam is originally from Bridgewater, Massachusetts which is about 30 miles south of Boston. He attended Syracuse University’s Newhouse School of Public Communications and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1991.

Adam Benigni WGRZ

Prior to joining WGRZ, Adam worked for five years at WSTM-TV, the NBC affiliate in Syracuse as a sports anchor and reporter. He also worked as radio colour commentator for the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League during his time in Central New York.

Adam has been with 2-On-Your-Side since July of 1997. His first day on the job was the day the Sabres introduced Lindy Ruff as head coach. During his time in Buffalo, Benigni has covered everything from the Bills and the NFL to the Sabres numerous playoff runs and a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals in 1999.

Adam arrived as the weekend anchor and currently anchors the evening sportscasts from Sunday to Thursday. He also hosts Sports Talk Sunday and anchors weekday evening news when main talent is off.

Adam Benigni Channel 2 News

Benigni, who has been with the station since 1997, served as the station’s Sports Director after Ed Kilgore’s retirement in 2013. Earlier this year, Benigni temporarily filled in at the anchor desk after Scott Levin left the station. In addition, he moved away from that temporary role in September 2017.

He becomes the third local sportscaster to move completely (or partially) to the news. Jeff Russo of WKBW-TV switched over in 2015 and Andy Young of Spectrum News became a sports/news reporter in mid-2017.

In a press release from WGRZ-TV, Benigni said, “I very much enjoy the opportunity to anchor news, and I am looking forward to continuing that as part of the Daybreak team. Not many get the chance to succeed Ed Kilgore and now John Beard – two legends in broadcasting.”

Adam Benigni Age

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Adam Benigni Family

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Adam Benigni Wife

As of his love life, Adam is a married man. Moreover, he is married to his wife Lorrie Turner. Adam and his wife live in Amherst, along with their two rescue spaniels Sadie and Cabo, along with their rescue cockapoo Dublin.

Adam Benigni Children

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Adam Benigni Height

More information about his height is not available at this moment. However, we shall update it as soon as possible.

Adam Benigni Salary Range

He earns an estimated salary of between $5k-$10k annually.

Adam Benigni Net Worth Range

He has an estimated net worth of between $100k-$200k.

Adam Benigni Bike Accident

Benigni was out riding his bike Thursday and was hit by a car. The good news is, he going to be OK, largely because he was wearing a helmet. So while he was injured, it could have been much worse. Adam told us to remind bicyclists to wear helmets and to remind drivers to watch out for bike riders on the road.

our Adam was struck by a car while riding his bike in Amherst. Fortunately, he was wearing his helmet and has made a quick recovery. We’re happy to say Adam was back on the bike this weekend with plenty of support.

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