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Kristine Leahy Joins KCBS-KCAL

Kristine Leahy (pictured left) has joined KCBS-KCAL in Los Angeles as a sports anchor and reporter.

“Kristine joins us from the FOX-owned station in Boston where she has been a sports anchor/reporter covering all the professional teams in Beantown,” news director Scott Diener told staffers in a station memo.  ”KCAL9 and Los Angeles Lakers fans will remember Kristine from her days back in 2008 when she did reporting on the Lakers Fan Cam for nightly broadcasts as an intern for KCAL9.”

After the jump you can read the entire memo and see Leahy (video alert!) in her first day of work, sitting next to co-anchor Gary Miller.

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Sportscaster Brendan Fitzgerald Joins WFXT

Sports anchor Brendan Fitzgerald is joining WFXT, the Fox O&O in Boston.

Fitzgerald, a Massachusetts native, spent the past two years at KGBT in Harlingen, TX. Prior to that, he was sports director at KCWY in Casper, WY.

“Growing up on the Cape, covering sports in Boston has been a lifelong dream of mine,” Fitzgerald said in a statement. “There’s no place like home and no place I’d rather be working than at FOX25, a station I grew up watching.”

Fitzgerald will be the evening sports anchor. He replaces Kristine Leahy, who left WFXT at the beginning of August.

On the Move, 7/18/11

Meteorologist Chita Johnson joins KHOU. Johnson comes to Houston from KRCR in Redding, CA where she was the morning meteorologist for the past four years.

Leigh Dana moves from reporter at WBNG in Binghamton, NY to reporter at WBBH in Fort Myers, FL.

Kristine Leahy joins Boston Fox O&O WFXT as a sports anchor-reporter. Most recently, Leahy worked as an in-arena host and web reporter for the Boston Celtics.

Irika Sargent joins Post-Newsweek’s KPRC, an NBC-affiliate. Sargent comes to Houston by way of NBC-affiliate WPMI in Mobile.

Sargent is represented by Mort Meisner Associates.

If you would like to report a new move, send an email to tvspy@mediabistro.com with the subject line “On the Move.”