Charles is extremely passionate about all sports. He has actively played in various ice hockey leagues since the summer of 1975. Charles created the Southland TV show “INSIDE SPORTS” in 1994, and later wrote the weekly sports column “INSIDE SPORTS” for the San Gabriel Valley Examiner for several years. He served as the TV Broadcast analyst for the Long Beach Ice Dogs from 2003-2005. “INSIDE SPORTS” has also been an internet radio show that he hosted.
Charles can frequently be heard as a guest on ‘Duck Calls’, the official post-game radio show of the Anaheim Ducks. Currently, he also covers the Los Angeles Kings for Examiner.com and also writes a column for The Fourth Period Magazine about the Anaheim Ducks.
Despite his allegiances to the Miami Dolphins, Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Flyers, his intricate knowledge of all sports, combined with his near two decades of professional experience covering sports in this region, allow Charles to be the perfect voice of authority on all things sports related in the greater Los Angeles area.
Robin Kirk is an up-and-coming broadcast host and reporter based in Los Angeles, CA.
Raised in Dallas, Texas, Robin graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in Political Science. Upon graduation, Robin felt the broadcasting bug and headed west to California. She quickly landed a job as the correspondent on the all-female sports radio program, ‘Damn…Another Sports Show’. An avid sports fan for all of her life, Robin was a natural addition to the show, bringing her sports knowledge, unique wit and a fresh female perspective to the airwaves. Building on that success, Robin found work on another all-female sports program, Talk Sportz. With an eye toward television, she then began training with private coach Lou Riggs for TV Broadcasting and Hosting. She was soon hired by ESTV and Beach Cities Television as a General Assignment Reporter in Los Angeles. With her broad appeal growing, Robin was also hired to be the Game Host for the International Basketball League’s Los Angeles Lightning. Simultaneously, she began hosting the Hollywood Punch Report on Punch Television Network. USC undergraduate studying Broadcast Journalism with a minor in communication emphasis on sports media. This will be her first season writing for INSIDE SPORTS.
She is also a writer for her own column “Trojan SideLines” via Campus Circle. She reports for the L.A. Sparks and Annenberg Television News.
She has covered USC football, WNBA basketball, Women’s volleyball and men’s and women’s college basketball. After completing her undergraduate
she plans to pursue a Masters in Sports Journalism and become a sports sideline reporter.
The talented INSIDE SPORTS staff continues to grow:
Robin Kirk is now co-host of the weekly INSIDE SPORTS TV series on Blip.tv
Jake Stevens writes the popular ‘Cheers and Boos’ column each week, and will co-host the inaugural season of The Monday Night NFL Report this fall.
Tom Walker will again cover the San Jose Sharks and the NHL.
Elisa Hernandez has recently committed to covering PAC12 College Football for INSIDE SPORTS.
Charles Smith – Charles@officialinsidesports.com
Robin Kirk – Robin@officialinsidesports.com
Jake Stevens – Jake@officialinsidesports.com
Tom Walker – Tom@officialinsidesports.com
Elisa Hernandez – Elisa@officialinsidesports.com
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