Byron Kerr, Co-Host of Nats Xtra
Kerr returns to MASN as a fill-in anchor for Nats Xtra and as the fill-in sideline reporter for Nationals baseball games. He has been the pregame/postgame host and sideline reporter for MASN at the BB&T college basketball Classic at Verizon Center the past two seasons.
He is the host of the Nats Insider weekly magazine show and Nats Talk Live post-game call-in show heard on the Nationals Radio Network and its flagship, Federal News Radio 1500 AM. Kerr is the voice of George Washington University Colonials men’s basketball.
Kerr was a sports anchor and Metro Networks Sports Director for WTOP Radio in Washington, D.C. He called George Mason University basketball for 11 seasons and was the voice of the WNBA Washington Mystics for six seasons. He also provided television play-by-play for the Mystics in 2006. Kerr called games for the NBA Washington Wizards, college football and basketball games nationally on Westwood One and MLS Soccer for D.C. United. Kerr was the play-by-play voice for Westwood One’s national radio coverage of the 2005 Kansas City and 2006 Albuquerque NCAA Women’s Tournament Regional Finals. Kerr was the television play-by-play announcer for the 2008 Capital Classic All-Star game on MASN and has appeared on Comcast SportsNet, Sunshine Network, NBA TV, NewsChannel 8 and WJLA ABC 7 covering baseball, soccer and basketball since 1993.
He has covered major league baseball in the National Capital Area since 1990 and has been on location covering the American League Championship Series for USA TODAY Sky Radio and Mutual Radio. Kerr has been the public address announcer for the NBA’s Washington Wizards and select ACC and CAA baseball games
Kerr is a graduate of the University of Virginia.