Josh Rowntree

Josh Rowntree is a reporter and update anchor for The Fan. Josh joined KDKA Radio in April of 2016. Josh has been in broadcasting since 2009, serving as a play-by-play announcer, show host, writer and social media manager for the TribLIVE High School Sports Network (formerly MSA Sports Network). In his time there, he has covered a dozen different high school sports.

Josh grew up in Pittsburgh and is a 2010 graduate of Point Park University with a BA in broadcast journalism. He currently serves as a play-by-play and color analyst for the University of Pittsburgh on the ACC Network Extra and is the voice of Carlow University athletics.

Josh and his wife Chelsea reside in Highland Park with their dog, Burt.

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    Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger at OTA in 2019
    Josh Rowntree - 93.7 The Fan
    August 22, 2019 - 11:20 am

    Barring a ‘last minute’ change, Ben Roethlisberger will play some on Sunday when the Steelers travel to Tennessee for a prime-time, nationally televised preseason game against the Titans. 

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    Steelers interim WR coach Ray Sherman at training camp in 2019
    Josh Rowntree - 93.7 The Fan
    August 22, 2019 - 10:24 am

    The Steelers have named Ray Sherman as the team’s interim wide receivers coach, the team announced Thursday morning. 

    Sherman, 67, replaces the late Darryl Drake, who passed away on Aug. 11...

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    Steelers WR James Washington at training camp in 2019
    Josh Rowntree - 93.7 The Fan
    August 21, 2019 - 5:23 pm

    James Washington has shown what he can do with and against backups. But now it is time for the top dogs. 

    Washington has been the Steelers’ best offensive weapon through two preseason games...

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    Steelers LB Bud Dupree at training camp in 2019
    Josh Rowntree - 93.7 The Fan
    August 19, 2019 - 2:38 pm

    Four lackluster seasons have pushed Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree into the final year of his contract, with no extension in sight. For now.  

    Dupree was tremendous in Pittsburgh’s second...

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    Steelers WR Diontae Johnson in Pittsburgh's 17-7 preseason win over Kansas City
    Jeff Hathhorn - 93.7 The Fan
    August 18, 2019 - 1:11 am

    The cloud that is replacing Antonio Brown is still hanging over the Steelers. But a glimpse at relief may have been seen in Pittsburgh’s 17-7 win over the Chiefs Saturday night at Heinz Field. ...

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    Pittsburgh Panthers head coach Jeff Capel speaks to the media during the 2018 ACC Operation Basketball held at Spectrum Center.
    Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
    August 16, 2019 - 4:39 pm

    Jeff Capel returned to Pittsburgh seemingly with the satisfaction that ten days of Italian food could provide. 

    Well, Italian food and basketball.

    Capel and the rest of Pitt’s...

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