About Matt Lewis
Matt's been on the air in the Southern Tier for 34 years. He started his radio adventure at a college radio station in Ithaca while earning his Broadcasting degree in Cortland. His next job was at WINR AM 680 in Binghamton, in 1984, doing weekends and vacation relief. In 1989 Matt started at 98.1 WHWK for the weekend and fill-in relief. When Oldies 104-WYOS signed on, Matt hosted evenings and weekends, while continuing at 5 other stations including WNBF. In 1996 Matt took over the morning show on WINR, for the next 4 years, while continuing on all the other stations. He soon started recording overnights on WHWK, live on weekends, morning show fill-in, and evenings at WYOS.
During this period, Matt also produced and hosted a local racing show called Race Week which aired on WINR and WHWK. The show featured interviews and live broadcasts from 6 local tracks, as well as a live call-in segment. It was syndicated on 7 other stations in surrounding markets. During this period, Matt served as announcer at Tioga Speedway for 3 seasons. In 2001, Matt took a break from broadcasting, other than doing some remotes for WHWK, agencies, guest appearances on WBNG-TV, and some voice work. In August of 2017, Matt returned to the airwaves on WEBO to do a sports show, as well as weekends, and vacation relief.