Orlando Sportscaster Considers Himself a ‘Lucky Guy’

By Andrew Gauthier 

Orlando Sentinel

Guy Rawlings considers himself one “lucky guy” for a near two-decades-long career in television that has led him to Orlando.

Rawlings, 40, is one of the newer faces delivering local sports news to Central Florida fans since he joined WESH-TV in 2006 alongside veteran anchor Pat Clarke.

Growing up in Connecticut, Rawlings dreamed of becoming the next Bryant Gumbel and had a passion for football and basketball.

But he developed an unusual hip disorder in both legs–requiring surgery–in his teenage years that prevented him from playing contact sports. More…