Jonah Javad is a Channel 2 Sports Anchor/Reporter. He anchors weekends (Fri. 11 p.m. and Sat. 6 p.m. & 11 p.m.) and reports on weekdays.

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Jonah Javad is a Channel 2 Sports Anchor/Reporter. He anchors weekends (Fri. 11 p.m. and Sat. 6 p.m. & 11 p.m.) and reports on weekdays.

An Emmy award-winning sports reporter, Jonah covers the Bills, Sabres and everything else that Western New York has to offer.

Prior to joining Channel 2 in August 2012, Jonah was at KOMU-TV in Columbia, MO, where he was a weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter while attending the University of Missouri.

Jonah won the 2011 National RTDNA Mark of Excellence Award for Television Sports Reporting, in addition to six regional Mark of Excellence awards. He also received a 2011 Emmy Award for Student Production from the Mid-America chapter.

Jonah graduated from the University of Missouri School of Journalism in May 2012 and delivered the graduation speech on behalf of the school's graduating class.

Jonah was born in Boston, Mass. and raised in Newton, Mass. But, he'll always choose chicken wings over clam chowdah.

Jonah lives in the Buffalo area. He prefers late morning tee times, pick-up hoops and always welcomes challengers!

E-mail Jonah at: Jonah.Javad@wgrz.com

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