Bowling Green, KY
Brett Alper is a Dover, DE native, and a graduate of the University of Kentucky (Spring 2020). Since Brett was young, he had a deep interest in sports and in sports broadcasting. In high school, he helped film basketball and participated in the student-produced newscasts.
During his time in college, Brett was greatly involved in UK's student news, covering many of Kentucky's sporting events. Brett interned at WBKO's sister station WKYT in their sports department and at a station in Salisbury, Maryland.
After graduation, Brett was able to land a job with 13 News as a producer of the 6/10 pm newscast. He was promoted to the sports department in April of 2021.
I am so happy to be covering sports in the state I went to college in. If you have any sports stories or something you would like for our department to cover shoot me an email Brett.Alper@wbko.com.