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Rob Powers
Rob Powers joined Channel 7's Eyewitness News Team as weekend sports anchor in 2009, and took on the role of lead sports anchor in January, 2011.

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.

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David Wilson will never football again due to a neck injury, but he hasn't given up on sports, as he trains for the Olympics triple jump.
As he enters the final few weeks of his illustrious career, long-time Yankees captain Derek Jeter sits down for a two-part interview with Eyewitness News on Thursday and Friday.
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!