The Emmy-nominated Holly Rowe joined ESPN on a regular basis in August 1998. She had previously served as a sideline reporter for select ESPN telecasts in 1997 and for ABC Sports from 1995-96. As a reporter, Rowe primarily covers college football, men’s basketball and softball, as well as the NBA and WNBA. She plays a role in ESPNW’s coverage, and has provided play-by-play commentary for women’s college basketball, softball and volleyball. In addition, Rowe has covered soccer, swimming, track & field, and the Little League World Series of baseball and softball for ESPN. Rowe has battled cancer for years, but she hasn’t let it sway her positive spirit or her love for her work.