Skip to content

Kentucky Sports Radio

University of Kentucky Basketball, Football, and Recruiting news brought to you in the most ridiculous manner possible.

Shannon Spake’s Stair-Running Skills

ca05d168e161a28a64e6b2b030dbd0ea-original

Shannon Spake is an excellent ESPN sideline reporter.  Last night, she proved that she’s willing to do whatever it takes to make sure the story is covered, even if it means climbing to the top of Rupp Arena in these shoes:

@SSpakeESPN

@SSpakeESPN

Apparently, it’s nothing new for her.  Spake actually has a stair-running routine.

“It was a fun moment,” said Spake, who regularly runs stadium and arena stairs at the sites of her assignements, a tradition she began last football season. “You don’t often times get to do things like that, but because of the score of the game, we took advantage of the opportunity.”

You can watch her perform the feat from last night’s game below, or read more about her stair-running hobby here, from ESPN Front Row.

Article written by Nick Roush

"Look upon the doughnut, and not upon the hole." @RoushKSR