Anjelica Trinone joined the Gold and Blue Nation team in July 2016. Before joining the GBN team, she was the Sports Director at WBOY-TV in Clarksburg, W.Va.
Along with anchoring daily Mountaineer Minutes that air on Nexstar stations across West Virginia, Anjelica is a co-host for The Neal Brown Show, The Bob Huggins Show, The WVU Coaches Show and various other specialty programs throughout the year. As Gold and Blue Nation’s Mountaineer Football Insider, she travels with the team and serves as the on-field reporter for our two-hour live pregame show, Mountaineer GameDay. During basketball season, she also co-hosts Mountaineer GameDay and works as a sideline reporter for ESPN+ broadcasts. In 2021, Anjelica hosted the WVBA Excellence in Broadcasting Awards.
Before beginning her career as a sports anchor/reporter, Anjelica attended West Virginia University and graduated from the P.I Reed School of Journalism, now the Reed College of Media, in December of 2013 with a Broadcast Journalism degree and minor in Sports Communication. She interned at WBOY before joining the staff as Sports Anchor in 2014 and became the Sports Director a short time after. During her time at WVU, she was the main anchor for WVU News, an award-winning newscast, in the fall of 2012. She also worked with Mountaineer Sports Network covering men’s and women’s basketball, gymnastics and volleyball. She also interned with WVI Illustrated (before it became Gold and Blue Nation) while pursuing her degree.
Anjelica taught Broadcast Journalism 101 and Intro to Editing for two semesters at Doddridge Co. High School.
She is a West Virginia native, coming to Morgantown from New Manchester. She has a passion for storytelling and Mountaineer sports and is excited to combine the two in her role for Gold and Blue Nation.