Host, FOX Sports Live
Jay Onrait co-hosts the 11 p.m. ET nightly edition of FOX Sports Live alongside Dan O'Toole, providing around the clock coverage through regularly scheduled programs, hourly updates and an information rich ticker. FOX Sports Live is FOX Sports 1's flagship 24/7 news, opinion and highlights program.
Formerly co-hosts of the weekday edition of SportsCentre in Toronto, Onrait and O'Toole hosted SportsCentre live from Trafalgar Square during the London 2012 Olympic Games. In 2010, Onrait served as co-host of Olympic Morning on CTV alongside Beverly Thomson for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games.
A native of Athabasca, Alta., Onrait first joined TSN in 1996 as an editorial assistant while still in school. After graduating from Ryerson University in 1998 with a bachelor's degree in Radio and Television Arts, Onrait went on to become the sports director at a television station in Saskatoon, before spending two years as the host of the Big Breakfast on A-Channel.
Onrait joined NHL Network in 2001, serving as host of the network's flagship show NHL On The Fly as well as Molson That's Hockey 2. A year later, Onrait re-joined TSN in his current role on SportsCentre.
Onrait's work assignments over the years have included coverage of the NHL Trade Deadline, NBA Finals, Vanier Cup and in-studio host of Toronto Raptors broadcasts on TSN.
In 2011, Onrait was rewarded for his outstanding contributions to the world of sports with a Gemini Award for Best Sportscaster/Anchor. He was nominated in the same category the previous year.