Jeff Lifson, an analyst, host, and reporter with TVG since the racing network went on the air in 1999, has joined West Point Thoroughbreds as Vice President for Midwest operations. While at TVG he won an Eclipse Award for his story titled The Revitalization and Renewal of Kentucky Downs. Prior to joining TVG, Lifson was with WHAS-TV in Louisville, Ky., where his positions included sports director and weekend anchor. Jeff has a BA in History from Williams College, (1986),and attended the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University(1989). Jeff is married to Stephanie Collins, a Louisville native, who is also as passionate about horse racing. They have two kids, Amanda and Josh. Amanda is a budding filmmaker who completed UCLA’s summer film program. Josh is into anything that involves a bouncing, thrown, or carried ball. Football, Basketball and Baseball are the sports he plays well.