Elliot Wender

The Press Box, Monday-Friday 6-7am

Elliot Wender joined the Sports 56 WHBQ team in April 2011, co-hosting The Press Box with Keith "The Cobra" Parker. Nicknamed "The Big Cat", Elliot is an avid sports enthusiast whose passion is Memphis Tiger Basketball and St. Louis Cardinals Baseball.  Elliot, a native Memphian, worked in the Memphis Mortgage Market for 25 years and was recently afforded the opportunity to fulfill a life-long dream of covering both the local and national sports scene. Elliot and his wife Penina have three children - Zachary, Jordana, and Alexa.

Favorite Movie: Stripes, The Blues Brothers

Favorite TV Show: Two and A Half Men

Favorite Male Athlete: Albert  Pujols, David Robinson, Reggie Miller


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