Maria Santora

Sports Multimedia Journalist

Maria grew up in the suburbs of New Jersey. She graduated in May of 2017 from Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts with a B.S. degree in Broadcast Journalism and minors in Sports Communication and Marketing. During her four years at Emerson Maria had the opportunity to report from Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas and MLB Spring in 2016 and 2017. Maria also had the opportunity to be on-air with WEBN Boston, a local television station, and led its sports department as Sports Director. Throughout her college years she also interned for WHDH Channel 7 in Boston, Boston 25 News, the Somerset Patriots in New Jersey, and the Plymouth Pilgrims in Plymouth, MA. Maria was also a member of the Emerson College Women’s Basketball team during her freshman and sophomore year.


Maria recently joined KVRR News as a Sports/News Reporter and is eager to be a member of the team! Maria is passionate about telling stories and sharing them with local communities.  Maria one day hopes to return to Boston and sideline report for one of the city’s major sports teams.


Aside from reporting, Maria enjoys watching baseball and basketball, especially her favorite teams, the New York Yankees and the Boston Celtics. Maria also loves to travel and listen to country music.


Follow Maira on Twitter @MariaSantoraTV or on Instagram at Maria_Santora. If you’d like to send some stories or tips her way, you can email her at

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