Justin Felder joined the FOX 5 Sports team in June 2015. Since his arrival in “The Bunker,” Justin has covered the Falcons playing in the Super Bowl, Georgia football in the Rose Bowl, the Braves returning to the playoffs and Atlanta United’s MLS Cup run, among other events big and small.
Justin won two Southeast Regional Emmys in 2017, one for best sports reporter and the other for his work on FOX 5's high school football show, High 5 Sports.
Before joining FOX 5, Justin worked at FOX 11 in Green Bay, Wisconsin, where he covered a Super Bowl, two Final Fours and a wide range of other sports from curling to ice fishing. He won awards for sports reporting from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association and the Associated Press. Prior to working in Green Bay, Justin was part of the team that launched WMBF News, the NBC affiliate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Justin is originally from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida and graduated from the University of Florida (he promises to get along with all Georgia fans). In his free time, Justin enjoys traveling, playing guitar, cooking, and working out.
Usually, high school football recruits make their college decisions based on things like the coaching staff, opportunities for playing time or the chance to make it into the NFL. One High 5 Sports standout might be considering those options; plus which college has the best filmmaking program.
Georgia State University football is postponing their game Saturday at Charlotte because of positive COVID-19 tests and contact tracing within the Panthers' program.
After a years-long streak involving countless miles and hundreds of games, Kevin and Tracy Ferguson's run of seeing every football game their sons played in came to an end last weekend.
Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones has won over fans all around the world. That includes at least one fan on the other side of the world, whose devotion is more than skin deep.
In designing a race car, sometimes the smallest tweak can make the biggest difference on the track. For one Legend car, it was a big set of alterations that could have a lasting impact felt far from any speedway.
Georgia State quarterback Mikele Colasurdo is staying optimistic, despite having to miss this season because of a heart-related condition caused by COVID-19.
Coming off a victory at the Daytona International Speedway Road Course, NASCAR star Chase Elliott sat down for a 1-on-1 interview with FOX 5. He touched on a variety of topics, from what it will take to make a run for a Cup Championship to being a sports fan during COVID-19 and his outdoors-focused partnership with Mountain Dew.
Some high school football coaches are expressing concerns over potential COVID-19 risks at private football events. At least one coach is taking it a step further to discourage his players from attending.
The DeKalb County School District announced on Friday they are delaying all athletics through the end of September. The decision was made after evaluating the latest COVID-19 data from the county's board of health, according to a release from the district.
Fulton County Schools are delaying all fall sports as they monitor the impacts of COVID-19. The school system made the announcement Thursday night.