Michael Kim (born in Columbia, Missouri) is an American television sports anchor and presenter for SportsCenter on ESPN. Kim is the lead presenter for Sportscenter on ESPN America, viewed in 67 countries and territories in Europe, the MIddle East and North Africa. This edition of Sportscenter, which launched March 1, 2010, also airs on ESPN (UK). Kim joined ESPN as one of the original presenters on ESPNEWS prior to its November 1, 1996, launch. In his more than 15 years at ESPN, he has also contributed as an anchor to ESPN's SportsCenter and other ESPN news and information programming including First Take and NHL 2Night. Kim graduated from Fulton High School in Fulton, Missouri in 1982. He was a three-sport athlete for the FHS football, basketball and baseball teams.