Joe Brocato


Joe Brocato has covered sports at various levels in West Virginia for seventeen years.  As sports director at WDTV in Bridgeport, he coordinated coverage of WVU, Division 2 and high school sports throughout North Central West Virginia.  Joe also was a sports reporter/anchor in Laredo, Texas.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, Joe is a graduate of the University of Hartford where he earned a bachelor’s degree in mass communications in December of 1999.

Joe is the afternoon sports anchor for MetroNews, providing updates in Charleston and Morgantown.

When not covering sports, you can find Joe making a mockery of the game of golf around the many scenic courses throughout the mountain state.



Recent Articles by Joe Brocato

Wahama on the brink of a state title defense after 7-3 win over Petersburg

The White Falcons scored five runs in the final two innings to advance to Thursday's state championship round.

May 25, 2022 - 11:38 pm

WVSSAC Class A State Baseball Tournament schedule

Three-time defending state champion Moorefield is back in the state tournament field.

May 25, 2022 - 9:53 pm

St. Marys extends their season with 15-5 win over Midland Trail

The Blue Devils advance to another elimination game Thursday morning.

May 25, 2022 - 7:05 pm

Boggess tosses a gem as Winfield blanks Shady Spring, 5-0

Boggess tossed a four-hit shutout and struck out 13 batters.

May 25, 2022 - 3:47 pm

Late rally lifts Oak Glen over Herbert Hoover in Class AA opener, 5-4

The Golden Bears will face Winfield in the Class AA winners bracket final.

May 25, 2022 - 2:55 pm

Aaron Henry pitches and hits Wahama to regional title, 5-1 at Man

The White Falcons won five consecutive postseason games to claim the Class A Region IV title.

May 24, 2022 - 11:12 pm

Five-run seventh inning gives Bridgeport an edge in regional series with Morgantown

Phil Reed's three-run home run broke the game open as the Indians moved one win closer to the state tournament.

May 23, 2022 - 10:18 pm