BREWER - Brewer native and MMA fighter Ray Wood will be back in the ring for the first time since his knee injury in September. The Hampden Academy wrestling coach will be defending his Maine State MMA Featherweight Championship as part of Fight Night at the Androscoggin Bank Collisee. His opponent will likely be his biggest test yet in Brazil's Gabriel Baino. Tune in to Fox-22 and ABC-7 on Monday for more with Wood regarding his return and his opponent.
Brittany joined the WVII/WFVX team in August 2012 and quickly found a home in the sports department, where she works as a reporter and weekend anchor. She is originally from Framingham, MA and graduated cum laude from Boston University with a Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism.
She's also the station's sideline reporter and has appeared on nationally broadcast UMaine football games, along with NESCom-aided productions of Husson Eagles' football and basketball games.
Before coming to Maine, she spent the summer of 2012 in London, working as an Olympic Correspondent for GoLocal Worcester. Previously, she was also the Boston Bruins and Hockey East intern for NESN. Adding to her intern experience, she worked on the nightly news magazine show "Chronicle" for WCVB.
She's a huge hockey fan who can usually be found around the Alfond. If she's not there, check the local football field sidelines, or the Cross Insurance Center during basketball games!