Here’s a new sports media star in Allie LaForce.
On October 09, 2012 Allie LaForce announced she would be leaving WJW Fox 8, Cleveland to be the co-host CBS Sports Network’s new live, late night show, “Lead Off,” teaming up with Doug Gottlieb.
Never heard of Lead Off? You’re not alone. More people watch the emergency alert testing signal than this show.
However, the show’s putrid ratings haven’t stopped 25 year old Allie LaForce from moving up the ladder; and exceedingly quickly.
This from Sports Illustrated:
SI has learned that Allie LaForce has landed Tracy Wolfson’s old role beginning this fall, where she’ll work with game-callers Verne Lundquist and Gary Danielson. That assignment continues a dizzying rise for a 25-year old who graduated from Ohio University just three years ago. Though it’s a show with less viewership than most streets in Manhattan, LaForce is also the co-host of “Lead Off” on CBS Sports Network, where she has gotten daily television reps, an important experienc