Martin has been with the station since 1997 and has been the primary Sports Anchor since 2000. In addition to anchoring sports Sunday through Thursday, Martin hosts “Rams Weekly” Monday’s at 6:30pm.

A St.Louis native, Martin went to C.B.C. high school before heading to Marquette University. His broadcast career has included stops at KNAZ-TV in Flagstaff, Arizona; WJFW-TV in Rhinelander, Wisconsin; and WISC-TV in Madison, Wisconsin.

Martin’s time in the Northwoods included covering snowmobile racing and ice fishing. Career highlights include covering Brett Favre’s win in Super Bowl XXXI, Mark McGwire’s homer pursuit of Roger Maris, and the Rams improbable run to the Super Bowl XXXIV title, and the Cardinals World Series win in 2006.


Recent Articles
  • Former NFL player Samkon Gado in medical school in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS – He played in the NFL, which was somewhat amazing since he didn’t even start in college.  And for one fall, Samkon Gado was an unlikely star for the Green Bay Packers. The former NFL player’s focus is now on medicine.  Gado is a fourth-year resident at SSM St. Louis University Medical School, with hopes of returning to Nigeria to make a difference. FOX 2 Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne has his story.

  • Determined girl with fatal diagnosis has sports stars asking for your help

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — It’s been a busy week for Joe Buck. He has been flying across the country calling the World Series and the NFL on FOX. But, his heart has been here in St. Louis. He’s trying to help a young girl who is in a battle for her life. Laila Anderson, 10, was a perfectly healthy young girl. That changed in August of 2017. The exact diagnosis as to what was wrong didn’t come until recently. The medical […]

  • Gov. Parson visits Vietnam memorial in Perryville, Missouri

    PERRYVILLE, Mo. – There is a new tourist attraction being built in Perryville, Missouri. But this has nothing to do with commerce; it’s about a commitment. It’s the story of one Vietnam veteran’s promise to his fallen soldiers. Fifty years later, his promise is becoming a reality. Missouri Governor Mike Parson visited the memorial on Wednesday. FOX2’s Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne has the story. For more information on the memorial and how you can contribute to Missouri’s National Vietnam Memorial, visit MNVMfund.org.

  • Let’s meet at Stan: Musial statue dedicated 50 years ago

    ST. LOUIS – Fifty years ago Saturday, Stan the Man was immortalized forever. Our partners at the Saint Louis Post-Dispatch reminded us that the statue of Stan Musial was unveiled outside the previous Busch Stadium on August 4, 1968. Some critics over the years have pointed out that it doesn’t exactly look like All-Star player, but how many thousands of Cardinal fans have used Stan the Man as their meeting spot before games. More coverage from the Post-Dispatch

  • Cardinals interim manager sits down with Fox 2’s Martin Kilcoyne

    ST. LOUIS – The Cardinals are out of town and begin the second half of the season Thursday night in Chicago. With one game under his belt, Mike Shildt is now trying to orchestra a second-half turnaround, as the Cardinals interim manager. Fox 2 Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne spent some time with Shildt this afternoon at Busch Stadium. Being a manager in baseball has become a bit of a glamor position. Handed to former players with big league resumes. Whether […]

  • Mike Shannon spins fishing and baseball tails with Fox 2

    ST. LOUIS – For nearly 50 years, Mike Shannon has been in the broadcast booth for the Cardinals. Before that, he was a 2-time World Champion playing for the Cardinals.   But when he wants to get away from it all, he goes fishing.    Recently Fox 2’s Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne spent a day at the lake with the Cardinals icon.

  • How Ozzie Smith helped St. Louis land 100th PGA Championship

    ST. LOUIS – The greatest golfers in the world will be in St. Louis next month.  One of the Cardinals all-time greats helped make it happen. Fox 2 Sports Director has the story of Ozzie Smith’s role in helping Bellerive Country Club secure the 100th PGA Championship.  

  • Cardinals fire Matheny with team hovering near .500

    ST. LOUIS (AP) _ The St. Louis Cardinals have fired manager Mike Matheny during his seventh season with the team hovering around .500. The Cardinals announced Matheny’s firing after an 8-2 loss to the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday night, a defeat that dropped St. Louis to 47-46 and seven games back of the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs. Matheny went 591-473 as manager, and his tenure included a loss to the Boston Red Sox in the 2013 World Series. Matheny was […]

  • Baseball union head says rebuilding teams threaten integrity

    NEW YORK (AP) _ Baseball players’ union head Tony Clark says the number of rebuilding teams and unsigned free agents in a historically slow market “threatens the very integrity of our game.” Clark issued a statement Tuesday and spoke in a telephone interview with The Associated Press. He says “a significant number of teams are engaged in a race to the bottom” and “this conduct is a fundamental breach of the trust between a team and its fans.” Just 53 […]

  • Basketball community deals with tragic loss

    ST. LOUIS – He was a former state champion in basketball that lost his life after what police believe was an accidental shooting. Eric Clark was a regular at Vashon basketball practices.  He didn’t play there, but his former coach is there.  Clark liked being around other people and other people liked being around him. FOX-2 Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne talks to Tony Irons about the tragic death of the player who was known by many as “Smoov”.

  • Open-Wheel Racing makes triumphant return to Gateway Motorsports Park

    MADISON, IL – On Saturday, Open-Wheel Racing made a triumphant return to St. Louis. Indy Car racers took to the one and a quarter mile track at Gateway Motorsports Park for the Bommarito Automotive Group 500.  Gates opened at 10:00am for a day full of fun for fans. The race was under the lights, starting at 8:00pm. The winner? Josef Newgarden, who moved to Team Penske for 2017. The crowd was estimated at about 45,000 people. Congrats @JosefNewgarden, @Team_Penske, and @TeamChevy […]

  • TKO: Lawsuits involving Scottrade Center renovations

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _FOX 2 Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne’s TKO “The Kilcoyne Opinion,” focused on the latest lawsuits involving renovations at Scottrade Center. TKO says it’s just the latest example of St Louis dysfunction.