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Sherry Ross – Devils/WFAN Radio Color Commentator

Entering her eighth season as the radio color commentator of the New Jersey Devils; named to post September 20, 2007...Provides interviews and content for; re-joined the Devils after 12 years with the New York Daily News sports department, covering both hockey and horse racing...Previously served the team as radio analyst for three- plus seasons from January 1992 through its 1995 Stanley Cup Championship season, becoming the first woman to broadcast a male professional sports team...On November 25, 2009, became the first woman to provide radio play-by-play of an NHL game when the Devils played the Ottawa Senators....Provided radio play-by-play of a second game later in the season...Was honored by the State of New Jersey March 22, 2010 with a ceremonial resolution for breaking the gender barrier in the broadcast booth...Also covered the 1994 Stanley Cup Finals as an analyst for NHL Radio, another first for a woman broadcaster...Has covered the Stanley Cup Finals on 15 occasions, while attending the Kentucky Derby six times...Authored Hockey Scouting Report for 14 seasons, 1990-91 through 2003-04...Previously worked as a sports journalist for Newsday, The National, and The Record (Bergen County, NJ), while freelancing for Sports Illustrated, The Hockey News and Beckett Hockey Monthly...Began career in 1978 by covering hockey for the Daily Record (Morristown, NJ)...In May 2007, was among the inaugural class inducted into the Randolph (NJ) High School Hall of Fame...Earned a bachelor of arts degree in English from Rutgers University-Newark in 1977...Also attended the University of Illinois, where she studied veterinary medicine before choosing journalism as a career...A horse racing enthusiast; lists Secretariat as her favorite athlete of all time...A big fan of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, and has attended over 125 of their concerts...Born in Dover, NJ and currently resides in West Orange, NJ.