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Jacob Albracht

Evening Anchor/Sports Anchor
Jacob Albracht

Jacob fills a variety of roles at KWCH. Serving as both the Sports Director, and a News Anchor for Eyewitness News on KWCH and the KSCW. He also oversees the largest and best high school sports coverage with Catch It Kansas. Jacob arrived in Wichita in 2014, after 7 years in his hometown of Amarillo, TX at KFDA-TV.

Jacob has covered a multitude of big stories while at KWCH including a Chiefs Super Bowl championship, two Royals World Series runs, multiple NCAA tournaments, Bowl games, and a wide range of news stories affecting Kansans. He is proud to work with a team of journalists who are multi-talented and willing to cover both news and sports.

Jacob and his wife moved to Wichita in the summer of 2014 with their dog (Jaxie) and cat (Rilla). And since then, they've added three kids to the mix! Jacob is proud to call Wichita home now. If you see him out and about, don't hesitate to say hi and spark up a good sports debate!

Education
  • West Texas A&M
  • Awards
  • Regional Edward R. Murrow Award
  • KAB