Ian Hest has been a sports journalist and anchor for more than a decade. A native South Floridian, his work has been featured locally on NBC, Fox, ABC, ESPN Radio, the Sun-Sentinel, Rivals.com, and SB Nation. Nationally, he has covered the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, College Football and Basketball, as well as major events including the College Football Playoff, NBA Playoffs, NCAA Tournament, Miami Open, Honda Classic, College World Series and more.
Within soccer, he is the founder and host of The Heron Outlet, an independent media organization in South Florida covering Inter Miami, its associate clubs, and soccer in South Florida. He has covered the USMNT, USWNT, Concacaf Gold Cup, MLS, MLS Cup Playoffs, MLS Combine, USL, and US Open Cup, as well as International matches involving Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester United, Brazil, and Argentina.