Josh Sims

I’m a northeast boy getting his first taste of southern living. Here’s what I’ve noticed so far: there’s a Bojangles on every corner, sweet tea seems to be the official drink of the south, and I no longer need my heavy winter coats here in Charlotte.

I started at Fox46 in June of 2015 after nearly 3 years as a sports anchor/reporter with News10 ABC/Fox23 in Albany, New York. Before that I was a general assignment reporter with NBC40 just outside of Atlantic City, New Jersey. Some people may refer to it as the Las Vegas of the east coast. After living near AC for a year and a half, I’d say those people are wrong.

I grew up in East Brunswick, NJ, attended Villanova University where I received my bachelor’s degree in Communications, then Syracuse University where I received my master’s in Broadcast & Digital Journalism. Yes, my schools were both Big East members—the real Big East—before conference realignment ruined everything.

Growing up a Philadelphia sports fan has brought me nothing but heartache, so I’m excited to cover Charlotte sports that will hopefully produce some great stories and moments.

In my free time, when I’m not trying to rekindle my failed basketball and soccer careers, I love to listen to music, go to the movies, or binge watch shows on Netflix.

Stories by Josh

A Legion of Their Own

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  • Monk, Bacon: The Hornets draft two new players

  • Piedmont Baseball Team Has Pride in Faith

  • Perkins' telepathy giving Myers Park HS an edge

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  • Perkins' telepathy giving Myers Park HS an edge

  • Local Soccer Player Makes History

  • Queens University of Charlotte All-American swimmer overcomes cancer to return to pool

  • Preseason Week 3: Panthers fall 19 to 17 against the Patriots

  • Fox Friday Football Week 10

  • 'Ruthless' JCSU Linebacker becomes music man off the football field

  • Panthers Acquire Jared Allen

  • Fox Friday Football

  • Mark Price's Son Joins Charlotte

  • 49ers and Tar Heels Agree to Home-and-Home Series

  • Panthers Agree to Practice Squad Contracts with 10 Players

  • Panther Cut Roster Down to 53 Players