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Jason Lamb joined FOX 4 News in August 2002. He spends his Saturdays and Sundays at FOX 4 following the stories and the games that matter the most to Kansas City sports fans.

Most normal people who have grown-up jobs go back to work on Monday. Jason looks forward to Mondays because it's the beginning of his weekend. If you ever see him out and about town, he's always wearing a ball cap -- because he looks good in a cap and because he is follicularly-challenged.

In Jason's 17 years covering sports in Northeast Kansas and the Kansas City metro, the Chiefs have made it to the playoffs six times, but they haven't won a postseason game since 1993. The Royals have had just one winning season, but he still loves going to the ballpark. He has covered a couple of KU NCAA Final Fours. He raced around Kansas Speedway in an IndyCar two-seater driven by Davey Hamilton, and he rode along with Carl Edwards in the front seat of a Ford Mustang. He even worked in a pit crew during one of NASCAR's Sprint Cup races at Kansas.

Jason has had the pleasure to meet and visit with many of Kansas City's sports icons. But what he enjoys most is covering and promoting high school sports.

Jason grew up in Great Bend, Kan. (Class of '90). He graduated from KU in the spring of 1995. He worked at Topeka TV stations WIBW and KTKA before coming to FOX 4. He and his wife Amy have an ornery son. Jayce is a third-grader at St. Joseph School in Shawnee, Kan.

05/12


Recent Articles
  • FOX 4 Prep Report: Teams vying for spots in state championship games

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The state championship match-ups in Missouri and Kansas high school football are almost all set. We still had a handful of games in the Show-Me State, but most of the state semi-finals were played Friday night. FOX 4′s Jason Lamb has all the highlights in week’s FOX 4 Prep Report in the video.

  • FOX 4 Prep Report: Unbeatens square off in quarterfinals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — This is a playoff edition of the FOX 4 Hy-Vee Prep Report. We’ll begin with the Missouri state quarter-finals and a battle of unbeatens in Class-5, Fort Osage at Park Hill. FOX 4’s Jason Lamb has all the highlights in the video.

  • FOX 4 Prep Report: Playoffs in full swing in Kansas and Missouri

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Friday night on the FOX 4 Hy-Vee Prep Report has highlights from the playoffs kicking off in Kansas. FOX 4’s Jason Lamb has all the highlights in the Sunflower State and more from the third round of the playoffs in Missouri.

  • Prep report: Last night of district play in Kansas, playoffs press on in Missouri

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Week 11 of the Prep Report features the last night of district action in Kansas and the second round of district playoffs in Missouri. FOX 4′s Game of the Week is a playoff rematch from a year ago, a district semi-final matchup between undefeated Hogan Prep and 8-2 Oak Grove. FOX 4’s Eric Burke and Jason Lamb have the highlights in the video.

  • FOX 4 Team of the Week: Lee’s Summit softball

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — The Lee’s Summit High School softball team just won its second straight state championship, which is why they are FOX 4’s Hy-Vee Team of the Week.

  • Prep Report: Playoffs kick off in Missouri

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s playoff time in the Show-Me State! Many good teams were eliminated Friday night. The Class-6 district alone is loaded with Blue Springs, Rockhurst, Lee’s Summit, Lee’s Summit West and Raymore-Peculiar. Two of those 3 teams are one and done. Our FOX 4 Hy-Vee “Game of the Week” is a rematch from a week ago with Lee’s Summit West squaring off against Ray-Pec FOX 4’s Sean McDowell and Jason Lamb have the full report in the video.

  • Prep Report: Neighboring teams square off in final reg. season games

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In this week’s Prep Report the Rockhurst Hawklets finish up their regular season 8 and 1, locking up a number 1 seed in districts with a victory over Jeff City. Liberty North gave number-1 ranked Fort Osage a hard time last week before falling to the Indians 17-10. And this was the first week of district play in Kansas. Number-1 ranked Bishop Miege hosted Spring Hill; the Stags smacking Spring Hill 42 to zero, making them […]

  • FOX 4 Team of the Week: Shawnee Mission East girl’s golf

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — This week’s FOX 4 Hy-Vee High School Team of the Week can be found on the links, even though it’s mid-October. Jason Lamb has the full report about Shawnee Mission East girl’s golf in the video.

  • So much pride in the Blue Springs South cross country team

    BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — The Blue Springs South Country Team went to Fayetteville, Ark., and finished first among 64 teams at the University of Arkansas Chili Pepper Festival. “A lot of teams we’ve never seen before.  State champions from Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma and then some really ranked good Missouri teams, so to race that well, with that early of bus trip and that big of field was quite surprising,” said Ryan Unruh, the team’s coach. If you think he seems […]

  • Prep Report: Neighbors square off in FOX 4 Game of the Week

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In this week’s Prep Report, Among the big match-ups were Blue Springs at Rockhurst and number-1 Lee’s Summit West visiting Drew Lock and the Lee’s Summit Tigers. But our game of the week was a clash between neighbors: Shawnee Mission West and number-1 ranked Shawnee Mission East. FOX 4′s Jason Lamb and Sean McDowell have the full prep report in the video.

  • FOX 4 Team of the Week: Harrisonville Boys Soccer

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Our FOX 4 Hy-Vee High School Team of the Week has proven to be unbeatable so far on the soccer field. The Harrisonville Wildcats are 14-0 after winning another one Thursday. FOX 4’s Jason Lamb has their story in the video

  • Prep Report: Some big match-ups live up to hype, some turn into blowouts

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Several heavyweight match-ups highlight Week-5 of the FOX 4 Hy-Vee Prep Report. A few of them turned out to be blowouts, and a few others lived up to the hype. Our Game of the Week was one of the close ones and featured 3-1 Lee’s Summit and 3-1 Blue Springs. Al Wallace and Jason Lamb have the full report in the video.