Kent Taylor took over as just the fourth 11 o’clock sports anchor in WAVE 3 history in January of 2002. He was named “Kentucky TV Sportscaster of the Year” by the Associated Press in 2008, 2009, 2012, and 2015. Taylor also won for Best Sports Play-by-Play in 2015 and 2016. In 2013 he was voted “Best Sports Reporter” by Louisville Magazine and in 2016 “Best TV Sportscaster.” In 2014 he was named Kentucky Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association, or NSSA.