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Jayme Parker
SportsDesk Anchor

Nickname: Par-Kah
Family: Husband - Robert, Beautiful Daughter - Madison
Hobbies: Rollerblading, Movies
Pets: Kitty (Dixon)
Favorite Sport to watch: Baseball
Favorite sports to play: Tennis, Golf
Favorite Food: Any potato product
Favorite TV Show: Seinfeld, SportsDesk with Bob Rodgers
Favorite Singer or Musical Group: Natalie Merchant, Jimmy Buffett
Favorite Movie: The Big Chill
Favorite Sports Movie: The Natural, For The Love of the Game
Favorite Piece of clothing: Baseball cap of any kind
If you could spend a day with anyone who would it be? Ted Williams, Babe Ruth
What was your most embarrassing moment on television? When I introduced myself as Jayme 'Party' instead of Parker!
Favorite professional team growing up? Red Sox
Favorite professional player growing up? Carl 'Yaz' or Dwight Evans

Jayme Parker joined NESN in November of 1996, when she was named co-anchor of NESN SportsDesk, the network's daily rotating sports news and highlights program that airs every fifteen minutes from 5 a.m. until 9 a.m..

Parker began her career in Los Angeles as an intern for ESPN2, where she worked on the Jim Rome Show. While in Los Angeles she served as an assistant director on NBC's hit sitcom Seinfeld.

The Bristol, Connecticut native has worked as a freelance news writer for WCVB-TV Channel 5, WHDH-TV Channel 7 and WBZ-TV Channel 4 in Boston.

Parker received her undergraduate degree from Central Connecticut State University and her Masters Degree in Broadcast Journalism from Emerson College in Boston.

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