Rebecca Lowe ’99 Kicks Off NBC’s Premier League Coverage
Rebecca Lowe ’99 made her debut as a member of the NBC Sports team August 17 when she anchored Premier League Live, a pre- and post-match show set to run before and after the network's coverage of matches featuring some of the world's most popular professional soccer clubs.
Lowe, a native of London who has moved back to the United States for the first time since she attended Mercersburg as an English-Speaking Union scholar in 1999, will host pre- and post-match shows from NBC’s new International Broadcast Center in Stamford, Connecticut. NBC Sports Group is carrying all 380 Premier League matches this season on its various platforms, including NBC, NBC Sports Network, and Telemundo.
Lowe has worked for ESPN UK, Setanta Sports, and the BBC. She began co-hosting ESPN UK’s Premier League coverage in 2009, anchored ESPN’s coverage of the 2011 Women’s World Cup, and served as a host for ESPN’s coverage of Euro 2012. She was announced as studio host for NBC’s new Premier League package in March 2013.
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