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|Shelby Cassesse joined the KDKA news team in October 2019 as a reporter, but has covered Pittsburgh news and sports since 2017.
She is also a weekend news anchor and reporter on Newsradio 1020 KDKA and a sports reporter for 93.7 The Fan. She equally loves working in news and sports.
Prior to returning to Pittsburgh, Shelby was a sports reporter and anchor in Bridgeport, WV at WDTV. In West Virginia, Shelby covered WVU basketball’s run to the Sweet 16 in 2017, several Big 12 football games, and two women’s basketball NCAA tournaments.
Shelby graduated Magna Cum Laude from Duquesne University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and public relations. She was the first Duquesne student nominated for a Collegiate Emmy for her series on the construction of the Pittsburgh Crèche..Shelby is currently working toward her Master’s in Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh.
Shelby and her family are originally from Butler, PA, but also lived in Crystal Lake, IL for 13 years. They remained connected to their Western Pennsylvania roots, often visiting family and friends in Butler and East Brady.
In her spare time, Shelby loves spending time with her family and friends, traveling with her husband, shopping and snuggling with her dog.