Bruce Cooper currently works as the sports director of 12 News Sports. He began working at the station in 1986 as a weekend sports editor. His duties and job titles evolved to include producer, reporter, fill-in anchor and weekend sports anchor.
Coop, as he is fondly called, is an absolute sports nut. As a result, he’s usually left outside the box when socializing with friends and family. Conversations concerning pop culture tend to render him clueless.
He is a native Arizonan and a graduate of Arizona State University. Coop has covered some of the biggest sporting events, like the Super Bowl, World Series, NBA Finals and BCS Championship games. He has also covered the game’s biggest stars.
He also has a passion for high school sports.