Matthew Schwartz

Matthew Schwartz

Sports Anchor/Reporter

Jonesboro, Arkansas

Matthew Schwartz joined the KAIT team in July of 2018. He previously spent two years at WVVA-TV in Bluefield, WV as the Weekend Sports Anchor/MMJ and now is happy to call Jonesboro his new home.

A native of Richmond, VA, Matthew was born and raised in ACC country, but headed to the Mid-South for college. Matthew is a 2014 graduate from the University of Memphis. While in the Bluff City Matthew interned and worked at various media outlets, including WMC-TV in production just upon graduation.

During his free time, Matthew is still engaged in the sports world. Whether it be rooting on his Tigers, Nationals, or Redskins. You can probably also find him around the area searching for the best local restaurants. So if you have a suggestion, don’t hesitate to reach out!

To contact Matthew for any story ideas or just to say hello, email him at mschwartz@kait8.com and on Twitter @mattschwartztv.


Recent Articles by Matthew

  Wynne buzzes with confidence heading into 5A semis

  Arkansas State ready for Sun Belt finale against ULM

Former Razorback & West Memphis standout Curtis Washington Jr. to transfer

Arkansas women suffer first loss of season to No. 12 Maryland

A-State men drop road contest with Morehead State

  A-State to begin final homestand against South Alabama

Arkansas soccer falls in SEC Tournament title game

  Thayer moves on to Class 1 state semifinals

  Red Wolves drop 4th straight with road loss at Texas State

J.D. McKissic scores first touchdown of 2020

  Wynne’s Jessup shines in UCA win

Gators get by Hogs 63-35

  Zane Butler signs with SIU-Edwardsville

Earle forfeits 2A playoff game with Fordyce due to COVID-19

  A-State soccer comes up short in Sun Belt Tournament title game

  A-State volleyball drops season finale against #13 Texas State

  A-State drops third straight in road loss against Louisiana

Arkansas fights back for win over Tennessee

CRC men’s hoops drop season opener against Blue Mountain College

  A-State moves onward to Louisiana

  Melbourne sophomore Jenna Lawrence reflects after committing to Arkansas women’s basketball

  A-State soccer finishes regular season with victory over Louisiana

  A-State women’s hoops continue prep for upcoming season

  A-State soccer suffers first loss of 2020

  A-State men’s hoops begin practice for upcoming season

A-State volleyball gets road win at UT Arlington

  A-State football gearing up for short week against Georgia State

Justin Rice & Ryan Hanson take home Sun Belt Player of the Week honors

  Rice earns Walter Camp Defensive Player of the Week honors

Former Arkansas guard Alexis Tolefree signs professional contract