Chicago Reporter Uses Tenacity Built Through Lifetime of Sports

By Andrew Gauthier 

Chicago Sun-Times

When Sarah Kustok talks about her first nine months as a full-time reporter and anchor for Comcast SportsNet, one phrase keeps popping up: fortunate enough.

“I was fortunate enough to be the first person to interview Mark Buehrle after he threw his perfect game.”

“I was fortunate enough to be able to cover the Bulls-Celtics playoff series–every practice and every game.”

“I’ve been fortunate enough to learn from some of the best sports journalists in Chicago at Comcast SportsNet.”

It’s easy to consider Kustok the most fortunate 27-year-old in Chicago–until you realize that fortune and luck had much less to do with her success than ambition and determination. More…