Tim Cowlishaw

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Tim Cowlishaw
BornWilliam Timothy Cowlishaw
(1955-03-31) March 31, 1955 (age 59)
Dallas, Texas, United States
NationalityAmerican
EducationUniversity of Texas at Austin
OccupationSportswriter
ChildrenRachel W.
Benjamin T.
 
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Tim Cowlishaw
BornWilliam Timothy Cowlishaw
(1955-03-31) March 31, 1955 (age 59)
Dallas, Texas, United States
NationalityAmerican
EducationUniversity of Texas at Austin
OccupationSportswriter
ChildrenRachel W.
Benjamin T.

William Timothy Cowlishaw (/ˈklɨʃɔː/; born March 31, 1955[1] in Dallas, Texas) is an American sportswriter for The Dallas Morning News, a regular panelist on the ESPN sports talk show Around the Horn and formerly the lead reporter for the ESPN2 racing show NASCAR Now.

Career[edit]

Cowlishaw attended the University of Texas at Austin. He later joined the Dallas Morning News in 1989.[2] While at the Morning News, he was a beat writer for the Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Stars and Texas Rangers. He has also covered Oklahoma Sooners football and the San Francisco Giants.

In 2013, Cowlishaw published a book (originally an ebook, later available in print), Drunk On Sports, an autobiography in which he chronicles his long-lasting addiction to alcohol, harsh awakening in hospitals, and his struggle and eventual success at giving up his alcoholism.

Tim Cowlishaw continues to own others in the popular sports show Around The Horn, leading to his appearance on the oscar nominated movie Nebraska.

Personal life[edit]

Cowlishaw has two children with his ex wife Lori; Rachel Wanda, who graduated from the University of Missouri majoring in Textiles and Apparel Management, and Benjamin Timothy, who currently attends George Mason University majoring in Government and International Politics.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Around the horn". ESPN radio. March 31, 2010. Retrieved April 1, 2010. 
  2. ^ Cowlishaw's Blog Dallas News

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