Paxton Boyd

Sports Director/Anchor

Paxton Boyd

Paxton Boyd comes to KSWT 13 On Your Side from the Bluegrass State of Kentucky.

"I'm very excited and honored to join the 13 On Your Side family in serving our community throughout Yuma & Imperial County."

Paxton graduated from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky, where he majored in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Psychology. He began his television career as an Anchor/Reporter at WKU's student-run station, NewsChannel 12. He also interned at WTVF-TV in Nashville, TN and served as a sports writer for Bleacher Report.

Paxton landed his first sports television job at WYMT-TV in the mountains of Eastern Kentucky, where he served as a sports anchor/reporter. Paxton had the opportunity to cover his beloved University of Kentucky Wildcats, as well as many other local colleges and high schools within the area.

A native of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, Paxton understands the importance of covering local sports.

Here in Yuma, Paxton will strive to cover all local sports including, youth sports, high school and Arizona Western College. "I look forward to covering all of the great athletes and local sports the Desert Southwest has to offer."

In his free time, Paxton enjoys running, lifting weights, playing golf and watching sports. Besides the Kentucky Wildcats, Paxton is a die-hard Cincinnati Bengals and Reds fan. He also enjoys spending time with friends, family and his Black Labrador Retriever, Mo.

If you'd like to talk sports, entertainment or if you have any good jokes, contact Paxton at: pboyd@kswt.com. Or, you can follow him on Twitter: @paxton.