Before coming to WABC-TV, Rob was the longtime Sports Director and 5:30 News Anchor at the ABC owned television station in Toledo, Ohio.
While there, when not anchoring sports, Rob spent time as the television play-by-play voice for University of Toledo football and basketball, as well as the Toledo Mud Hens.
Rob's other television assignments were in Binghamton, New York and Indianapolis, Indiana.
Rob has been honored four times with the Emmy award for sportscasting in Ohio. He has also been recognized with numerous Associated Press Awards, including Ohio's Best Sportscaster Award.
WABC's Rob Powers ran through Central Park singing while wearing Kings gear to settle his bet with KABC's Rob Fukuzaki.
Rob Powers reports on the latest trends online and in the news, including a look back at First at Four's first 3 years!