After growing up in Winchester, Virginia, Allegra attended the University of Virginia where she majored in media studies. She was the sports director at WUVA and interned with the athletic media relations department. A highlight of her time at UVA was covering the ACC Men's Basketball Tournament in 2017 (go Hoos!). After a brief stint in corporate America, Allegra went back to school to earn a Master's Degree in sports media from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. While at Northwestern she was part of Medill Sports Talk, Medill Newsmakers and produced/reported several shows for CAN-TV in Chicago.
Outside the newsroom you can find Allegra enjoying the Maine outdoors as well as cheering on the Pittsburgh Steelers and her beloved Hoos. For the latest news and some sports takes in between, follow Allegra on Twitter @allegrazamore. If you have story tips, feel free to email her.