Veteran reporter Josh Sims joined FOX Sports in July 2021 as a FOX NASCAR reporter for NASCAR RACE HUB, NASCAR RACEDAY and select NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series races on pit road, becoming the first African-American to cover pit road for a NASCAR national series television broadcast. In 2023, he made his NASCAR Cup Series pit reporting debut in the Daytona 500 as part of a select schedule of Cup Series races throughout the season. Sims also added a full season of NASCAR Xfinity Series pit reporting to his schedule, while maintaining his NASCAR RACE HUB co-hosting duties.
Sims joined FOX Sports from WJZY, the FOX affiliate in Charlotte, N.C., where he served as a sports anchor/reporter for six years (2015-2021), extensively covering NASCAR, NFL, NBA and multiple other sports.
Prior to WJZY, Sims worked for nearly three years at WTEN (FOX/ABC) in Albany, N.Y., as a sports anchor and reporter after working as a general assignment reporter for NBC40 outside Atlantic City, N.J.
Raised in East Brunswick, N.J., Sims graduated from Villanova University with a bachelor’s degree in Communications, after which he earned a Master’s in Broadcast and Digital Journalism from Syracuse University.