Tina Cervasio

Tina Cervasio

Sports Anchor

Tina Cervasio joined WNYW-FOX 5 in January 2018 as the Lead Sports Anchor and Reporter serving both “Good Day New York” and the evening newscasts.

Cervasio is also the host of the weekly sports show, “Sports Xtra,” every Sunday night at 10:30, where she conducts exclusive interviews, presents feature-length stories for the week in sports, as well as highlights any major news from both the greater New York metropolitan area and around the sports world.

Cervasio had been with FOX 5 as a fill-in sports anchor and reporter since 2009. The broadcast veteran is a seven-time New York Emmy Award Winner as part of the New York Knicks Broadcasts on MSG Networks, where Cervasio worked from 2008 to 2017.

During that time, Cervasio was also the pregame and halftime host of the New York Red Bulls broadcasts, and served as the in-game and postgame reporter.

Before joining FOX 5, Cervasio was a sideline reporter on CBS Sports Network for college football and college basketball, and a talk radio host at SiruisXM NBA Radio, where she became the first female lead-host in 2015.

Cervasio has also held the positions of play-by-play announcer for the Olympic Games with Westwood One Radio, sideline reporter for the NFL on FOX, and NBA on TNT and as the field reporter for the Boston Red Sox on the New England Sports Network (NESN).

As a University of Maryland graduate, Cervasio was honored in 2014 with the "Distinguished Terrapin Award" by the College of Journalism for "Excellence in Journalism." Other awards include the Nutley, New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2011, joining Martha Stewart and the late Senator Frank Lautenberg.

Cervasio also has a heart for charities. In 2008, 2009 and 2013 she ran the New York City Marathon for Garden of Dreams Foundation. She regularly visits New York City Public Schools to motivate students with Sports and Arts in Schools Foundation, serves on the fundraising committee for the Clara Maass Medical Center Foundation/David Diehl Golf Invitational, and serves as emcee for several fundraisers each year, including United Way of New York.

Cervasio is an active member of Women in Sports and Events. Cervasio resides in New Jersey with her husband.

The latest from Tina Cervasio


Stadium executive beats COVID-19

From his living room, inside his home in West Orange, New Jersey, Bill Squires, 66, describes what life is like back at home, after beating COVID-19.


Program partners athletes with law enforcement

From his home office in Charlotte, North Carolina, surrounded by his law degree, awards and articles bearing his name, M. Quentin Williams describes his program Dedication to Community, “we wanted to ensure that folks are able to reach for their dreams, to see success, no matter their conditions.”


Former NBA player says he was victim of police brutality

In an emotional conversation on Tuesday, former NBA Player and New York City native, William 'Smush' Parker, spoke with me about why he has been participating in the New York City protests, following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.


NY Red Bulls offer free online training; team captain Davis talks about group fitness

During the suspension of Major League Soccer, the New York Red Bulls have launched a Train @ Home, Free weekly youth soccer online curriculum, where players parents and coaches can subscribe to a weekly video series which includes technical, fitness and game understanding. You can find it at www.redbullsacademy.com. New York Red Bulls Captain, Sean Davis joins Tina Cervasio as her guest on "Sports Xtra". Sean checks in from his Jersey City Apartment to share how the spread of the coronavirus has impacted him personally and his RBNY Teammates. Learn how the New York Red Bulls soccer players continue to do group fitness training as a team! And how Sean uses his responsibility as the captain and team representative for their players’ union, to keep his teammates informed on everything surrounding the coronavirus outbreak, the status of MLS as well as convey information he learns from discussions with MLS Commissioner Don Garber. Sean shares his personal tips on how he is getting through the isolation and social distancing. From his new sleeping and eating schedule, to great tips about washing your clothes, doing burpees in your living room, to ways Sea, as both an athlete and concerned son and sibling is dealing with this crisis.


Taj Gibson's gift to his old Brooklyn neighborhood

Taj Gibson has always given back to his community but after signing a two-year deal with the Knicks this off-season, he can now be hands-on and present with the people he wants to help.