Hector Molina joined 22News in July 2017 as a multimedia journalist. A native of Meriden, Connecticut, he graduated from The University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and Communications. At UConn, Hector was the Assistant News and Sports Director for UCTV.
While at UConn, he was part of a news team that won The Best College Newscast Award at the 2016 CMA Awards. He was also a student reporter for RTDNA at the 2016 Edward R. Murrow Awards.
Prior to coming to WWLP, Hector was a Campus Correspondent for The American Digital Network, covering UConn sports. Before that, he interned in News and Sports at WTNH in New Haven, CT.
Hector enjoys spending his free time watching sports, especially UConn football and basketball. He also enjoys playing basketball, golf, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.