Pep Fernandez is an awards winning sports anchor and radio host with more than 20 years in the TV/radio sports broadcasting business.
After several stops at different televisions stations throughout California, Pep eventually landed in the Inland Empire and launched the Inland_Sports Show in August of 2014 to bring the best sports coverage in the Riverside and San Bernardino County areas.
The Inland_Sports Show is a back-to-back finalist for the top radio/television in the Inland Empire.
In addition to the Inland_Sports Show, Pep also hosts the popular ”Sports Weekly” television show featuring high school sports highlights and interviews on IEMG-TV 3, hosts live broadcasts on Riverside TV including the Mission Inn Festival of Lights show, provides sports updates on the KCAL 96.7 FM morning show, play-by-play broadcaster for California Baptist basketball games on the ESPN+ and the WAC Digital Network, and joins Geoff Gorham to form the broadcast team for UC Riverside men’s basketball games.
Pep is a member of the Riverside Sport Hall of Fame Executive Board and is an Inland Empire Media Talent of the Year award winner.
He's also won the CIF Southern Section Champion for Character Award, the National Football Foundation award, the Inland Empire Baseball Coaches Association award, the Southern California Interscholastic Football Coaches Association award, and honored by the San Bernardino Unified School District.
Pep graduated from Humboldt State University with a degree in Journalism/Broadcasting. He began his television career at KAEF-ABC 23 in Eureka, followed by stops at KNVN-NBC 24 in Chico, KRCR-ABC 7 in Redding, and KERO-ABC 23 in Bakersfield.
Pep is married to his beautiful wife Tara and has two daughters; Alana (14) and Elle (11). He enjoys taking his family to Disneyland and jumping on the trampoline with this kids when he's not covering local sports.