Anthony Lima | 92.3 The Fan


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– A Chesterland native, Anthony is a 10-year veteran of the sports media world, along with radio duties at 92.3 The Fan, he has appeared on local, regional and national television while covering sports along and broadcasting numerous events by doing play-by-play and offering sideline reporting for sporting events. Anthony has also been a frequent contributor to More Sports & Les Levine as a guest and as a guest-host, and has worked as a sports and news anchor on Cleveland’s CBS-TV affiliate Cleveland 19.

Anthony came back home in 2011 to help launch The Fan, coming from YNN TV in Syracuse, NY, where he served as a TV reporter and anchor for two years and also filled-in frequently as a talk show host on the all-sports radio station TheScore1260. Before that, Anthony worked in Parkersburg, WV as a reporter and anchor at WTAP TV. Anthony has covered many big events, including the NCAA Basketball Tournament, The Big East Basketball Tournament, The Daytona 500, along with every high school sporting event one can imagine.

During his youth, Anthony was a fixture on the local radio scene in Cleveland, calling various shows under the moniker “SportsBoy Tony.” He attended college at The Ohio State University earning a duel major in Public Affairs Journalism and Political Science, and later went on to obtain his Masters in broadcasting at Syracuse University’s prestigious S.I. Newhouse School of Public communication. At Ohio State, he covered the state-wide political scene for the then-largest student newspaper in the country The Lantern.

You can send your carefully-crafted hate mail to Anthony on Twitter @SportsBoyTony and on e-mail

GREEN BAY, WI - AUGUST 12:  Robert Griffin #10 of the Cleveland Browns throws an interception in the first quarter against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on August 12, 2016 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

“The Real RG3”: Anthony Lima Column

Through two weeks this preseason, RG3 has showed glimpses of recapturing the success of his rookie year. But can it continue? Anthony Lima takes a closer look at whether the storybook ending for Browns fans is actually possible.

92.3 The Fan–08/23/2016

Donald Trump takes stage at RNC Night 1

Lima’s Sights and Sounds From RNC Opening Night

92.3 The Fan’s Anthony Lima took in the opening night of the Republican National Convention in his hometown of Cleveland, Ohio. Here are some of his adventures on the city’s historic night.


(Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Anthony Lima: I Have No Freaking Clue How The NBA Finals Will End

What I will guarantee will carry over to Game 6 and hopefully Game 7: Our voices and our livers will continue to hate us.


Anthony Lima: I Have Achieved A Life-Long Goal

So how exactly did I get here?

92.3 The Fan–05/09/2016

Michigan State v Ohio State

10 Worst Ohio State Buckeyes Losses (Post-John Cooper Era)

Anthony Lima breaks down the 10 worst Buckeye losses in his recent memory.

92.3 The Fan–11/23/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 28: Kevin Love #0 Kyrie Irving #2 and LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the Cleveland Cavaliers media day at Cleveland Clinic Courts on September 28, 2015 in Independence, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Cavs Media Day 2015: One (Mostly) Happy Family

Anthony Lima recaps the storylines from Cavs Media Day 2015.

92.3 The Fan–09/28/2015

Opening Day In Cleveland - April 10, 2015

VIDEO: Anthony Lima Checks Out The Downtown Festivities During Cleveland Indians Home Opener 2015

How did Cleveland celebrate the Indians home opener? Anthony Lima explored downtown Cleveland to chat with Tribe fans.


Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari / (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Zac Jackson: The Buzz In Indianapolis is Palpable For Final Four

Fox Sports Ohio’s Zac Jackson joined Anthony Lima live from the Final Four on Saturday.

92.3 The Fan–04/04/2015

Willie Cauley-Stein #15 of the Kentucky Wildcats goes up for a dunk in the first half against the West Virginia Mountaineers during the Midwest Regional semifinal of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 26, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

One Win From Final Four, Wildcat Weekend In Cleveland Continues

CLEVELAND, Ohio — So this was supposed to be the team that could bring down the undefeated Wildcats. The team with the rugged press.  The team with the coach that was 8-2 against Calipari.  The […]

92.3 The Fan–03/27/2015

Kentucky head coach John Calipari / (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

NCAA Tournament Preview, Calipari on Coaching Cats, not Cavs

CLEVELAND — It’s nice to have options. We all strive for them.   Whether professionally or financially, it’s great to have a fall-back plan.  Options mean leverage, power and potentially influence.  For Kentucky basketball coach […]

92.3 The Fan–03/25/2015


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