Victor Araiza

Victor Araiza

  •  
     
    Generating profile stats...

About

Victor Araiza is a reporter and television producer in the Houston media market. He has covered major sports events like the 2013 NBA All-Star Game and 2013 NBA Finals. Araiza has covered Houston's major sports teams since 2011 and has previously worked for Telemundo-owned KTMD and Azteca America affiliate KYAZ. Araiza wrote as a contributor to Bleacher Report in 2010.

Araiza began his career in television in April 2011 as an assistant producer at KYAZ working the Spanish broadcasts of the Houston Dynamo and later as a reporter on the network’s Sunday sports magazine “Marcador Azteca”. He was hired in late 2012 by KTMD as an assistant producer for the network’s weekly show “Houston Texans Primero y Diez”. Araiza joined MundoFOX Houston in February 2013.

As a radio broadcaster, Araiza participated as a co-host and producer for Spanish webcasts of “Deporte Independiente” from January 2011 to mid-2012. From September 2012 to February 2013 the show occupied a weekly two-hour time slot on KYST 920 AM every Sunday night where Araiza featured in every episode. The show initiated as podcast-only before beginning to stream online in 2011. Most episodes were made available through iTunes.

Araiza is currently an undergraduate student majoring in Communications at the University of Houston-Clear Lake with an expected graduation date of May 2014. Araiza previously attended San Jacinto College and the University of Houston and wrote for their respective student publications The San Jacinto Times and The Daily Cougar.

In his career Araiza has had the opportunity to interview prominent professional athletes such as:
J.J. Watt (Houston Texans) – 2012 NFL Defensive Player of the Year
Arian Foster (Houston Texans) – 2010 NFL Rushing Leader
Iker Casillas (Real Madrid/Spain) – 2010 FIFA World Cup Winner
Steve Nash (Los Angeles Lakers) – 2005 & 2006 NBA MVP
Manu Ginobili (San Antonio Spurs) – 3x NBA Champion
Chris Bosh (Miami Heat) – 2x NBA Champion

Bulletin Board

Default-user-icon-comment
or to post this comment
  • Jersey Al Bracco posted 1933 days ago

    Jersey Al Bracco

    Here's my first shot at a "soccer" article: Would love to hear your comments:

    http://bleacherreport.com/articles/146452-us-mens-soccer-is-landon-donovan-really-the-best-we-can-do

  • Mike Kent posted 2013 days ago

    Mike  Kent

    Hi , i wrote a article about the Yankees , Red Sox and Rays
    http://bleacherreport.com/articles/107387-is-the-red-soxyankees-rivalry-now-the-red-soxyankeesrays-rivalry

  • 4-6-3 posted 2082 days ago

    4-6-3

    Hey Victor,

    I'm the new EPL Community Coordinator at Bleacher Report. I’m just writing to let you know that I’ll be heavily involved in the EPL community so if you have any questions, suggestions, comments, etc. Please feel free to let me know!

    -Rory

  • Thomas posted 2134 days ago

    Thomas

    Hey, Victor.

    Thanks for the comment. I'm the MLS CL and its great to see more and more MLS fans here. Welcome to the BR!