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Woody CainWoody Cain

Woody Cain is a pit reporter/turn announcer and “NASCAR Today” host at the Motor Racing Network. After starting his career as a general assignment reporter with the Daily Independent in Kannapolis, N.C, Woody later served as News and Sports Director at N.C. radio stations WABZ-FM in Albemarle and WEGO-AM in Concord. He was the lead announcer for 15 years on Time Warner Cable’s regional televised races which included Late Model and Legends events. Woody was an associate producer at Street & Smith’s Productions, which later became NASCAR Images, and in 2000, he was named editor of The Charlotte Observer’s University City Magazine. While there, he also wrote or co-authored three books on NASCAR drivers. More recently, Woody was news anchor at WBT-AM in Charlotte, before joining MRN in March 2008. Woody also hosts “MRN Outloud” at

Kyle RickeyKyle Rickey

Kyle Rickey, who is a turn and booth announcer, came to the Motor Racing Network in the Fall of 2002 after spending many years as the track announcer at Thompson Speedway and Stafford Speedway in his home state of Connecticut. In October of 2007, Kyle left his nine-year position as Media Coordinator for the Killingly Public School District in Killingly, CT to become a full-time Producer with MRN. He is now responsible for voicing everything from “NASCAR Today” to commercial spots. He also co-hosts “NASCAR Coast to Coast” – a weekly video show at that spotlights NASCAR touring and regional racing across the country.