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Josh Shelton

Josh joined NewsWatch 12 in May of 2019.

Title: Sports Anchor/Reporter
joshshelton@kdrv.com

Josh Shelton joined the NewsWatch 12 team in May 2019.

Josh was born in Alexandria, Virginia and lived there his whole life before moving away for college. He attended Ball State University for four years, where he earned a double major in journalism and telecommunications and minored in history.

Josh’s passion for sports broadcasting dates back to when he was 12 and took the journalism merit badge en route to earning the Eagle Scout award. Then after donning a head set in the Nationals press box, he knew what he wanted to be.

Josh has covered sports around the world, doing play-by-play for the DC Grays, covering curling and luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea and reporting on high school sports around Muncie, Indiana.

Josh is the oldest of two. His younger brother attends Virginia Tech and studies finance and computer science. His mom is a sales manager for one of the largest private companies in the nation and his dad has been a PGA golf professional for over 20 years.

When Josh gets some free time you can find him golfing, snowboarding, cheering on his favorite Washington sports teams (Nationals and Capitals), or trying to relive his glory days on the lacrosse field.

Recent Posts by Josh Shelton

Grants Pass gymnast's balance extends beyond the beam

Balance is an important aspect of gymnastics and Kaelyn Tally, but it extends further into her life than just the gym.

Central Point pro stock motorcycle racer wins big in Atlanta

Scotty Pollacheck won his second NHRA event over the weekend but this time his wife, Susan, was there to witness.

Raiders set to host CCC Tournament, NAIA Opening Round

Another season, another chance to host postseason play in southern Oregon for the SOU Raiders softball team.

Senior Day ends in unforgettable moment for Oregon Tech softball

Four seniors, Mackenzie Driscoll, Logan Nunes, Olivia Lethlean and Baylee Wyscaver (2020), were honored before the final regular-season game in Klamath Falls. A game that had a perfect ending for the senior class.

Owls win first two games in final regular-season series, still sit in third in CCC

Oregon Tech needed extra innings to decide a winner in game one and then won handily in game two, but No. 23 College of Idaho won both their games against Warner Pacific.

After a short season, Raiders wrestlers turn focus to national competitions

With only a handful of wrestlers selected to compete in the one wrestling event during the 2021 college season, Southern Oregon University wrestlers are looking to prove themselves on the national stage.

Owls drop two close games on Saturday to No. 23 Yotes

A day that could've gone either way for Oregon Tech softball ends with two tough losses to 23rd-ranked College of Idaho.

Raiders clinch third straight regular-season title

The Southern Oregon University softball team became the first Cascade Conference team to win three consecutive regular-season championships since they did it between 2003-2005.

Aiming for justice and change in the future through education

Since the death of George Floyd, former SOU men's soccer player Michael Miller has worked with friends to help educate others on the need for change in American society.

Three South Medford volleyball players sign letters of intent

The Panthers volleyball squad will be well represented at the next level after Danielle Pace, Alondra Picasso and Kiya Jackson signed with colleges on Monday.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

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Cases: 188417

Reported Deaths: 2509
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Multnomah37445577
Washington24988229
Marion21516303
Clackamas16869209
Lane12607145
Jackson10613131
Deschutes837073
Umatilla811284
Linn468766
Yamhill434875
Klamath418660
Polk365752
Malheur348561
Josephine328167
Douglas319270
Benton298519
Jefferson214633
Coos203932
Columbia167726
Union143923
Lincoln136520
Wasco136228
Hood River117230
Morrow109715
Crook103120
Clatsop9638
Baker92714
Curry6369
Tillamook6313
Grant4984
Lake4427
Harney3328
Wallowa1785
Sherman581
Gilliam571
Wheeler261
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California Coronavirus Cases

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Cases: 3750644

Reported Deaths: 62070
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles123424223957
Riverside2988724576
San Bernardino2962574668
San Diego2770973716
Orange2705074979
Santa Clara1185932073
Kern1088221361
Sacramento1035951667
Fresno1014511677
Alameda873721539
Ventura807761009
San Joaquin727241382
Contra Costa68212799
Stanislaus616811050
Tulare49496837
Monterey43490381
San Mateo41708567
San Francisco36550541
Santa Barbara34250453
Solano32642249
Merced31682454
Sonoma29921318
Imperial28276720
Kings22911246
Placer22386290
San Luis Obispo21222260
Madera16418242
Santa Cruz16029207
Marin14000228
Yolo13820208
Shasta11987225
Butte11883198
El Dorado10067110
Napa982481
Sutter9386111
Yuba620944
San Benito604063
Lassen569324
Tehama553858
Nevada465675
Tuolumne411564
Mendocino405548
Humboldt390339
Amador365047
Lake345443
Glenn237925
Colusa222116
Siskiyou213421
Calaveras210853
Inyo142438
Del Norte13537
Mono12784
Plumas7046
Modoc4934
Mariposa4457
Trinity3995
Sierra1120
Alpine880
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