Larry Beil joined ABC7 as a weekend sports anchor in January 2001. He brings to the station nearly 20 years in sports broadcasting experience. Larry currently anchors sports coverage for the weekday ABC7 News at 11 p.m. and ABC7 News at 9 p.m. on Your TV20.
Prior to joining the ABC7 Sports team, Larry was a SportsCenter anchor at ESPN since 1995. He also hosted ESPN's college football scoreboard shows and halftime updates, provided play-by-play coverage on college football, men's college basketball and the Arena Football League.
From 1989-1995, Larry was a weekend sports anchor and sports reporter for KTVU in Oakland. While there he also covered Bay Area college basketball teams, including Cal and Stanford.
Before his first Bay Area stint, Larry worked in Honolulu at KGMB from 1982-1989, serving the last three years as sports director. From 1986 to 1989, he was the voice of the University of Hawaii football and basketball teams.
Larry grew up in the Bronx, NY before moving to Hawaii with his family at the age of 17. He's a graduate of the University of Hawaii-Manoa with a degree in journalism. Larry now resides in the Bay Area with his wife and two children.