Eclipse Awards (1971-Present): Local Television Achievement

1975 – Cawood Ledford, WHAS, Louisville
1976 – NYRA-OTB Race of the Week
1977 – Jane Chastain, KABC, Los Angeles
1978 – Cawood Ledford, WHAS, Louisville
1979 – Dave Johnson, ON-TV
1980 – WCAU, Philadelphia
1981 – WHAS, Louisville
1982 – ON-TV, Los Angeles
1983 – Cawood Ledford Productions
1984 – NYRA/Cinema Mistral
1985 – Oak Tree Racing Association
1986 – Louisiana Downs
1987 – Arlington Park
1988 – Joseph Kwong, KCET-TV, Los Angeles
1989 – Chris Thomas, WFLA-TV, Tampa
1990 – Philip Von Borries, WKPC-TV, Louisville
1991 – WABC-TV, New York
1992 – Rick Cushing, WKPC-TV, Louisville
1993 – Stephen Sadis, KBTC, Tacoma
1994 – Ronnie Virgets, WNXO, New Orleans
1995 – JCM Productions, New York
1996 – Kenny Rice, WTVQ-TV, Lexington
1997 – Brian Blessing, The Ontario Jockey Club
1998 – Jeff Lifson, WHAS-TV, Louisville, KY
1999 – FOX Sports West 2 – The Best of Santa Anita
2000 – WMAR-TV, Lexington, KY
2001 – WTVI-TV, Charlotte, NC – Forgotten at the Finish Line
2002 – Fox Sports Net Southwest – Louisiana Champions Day
2003 – WKYT-TV, Lexington, KY – “If it Was Easy, Everyone Would Do It”
2004 – WAVE 3 TV, Louisville; “Kentucky Derby Day at Churchill Downs,” Dan Foos
2005 – WAVE 3 TV, Louisville; “Kentucky Derby Day at Churchill Downs,” Dan Foos
2006 – WLKY-TV “The Final Foal”, Louisville, KY
2007 – Horse Racing Alberta, CTV Calgary; The Alberta Derby; Jeff Robillard, producer.  June 16, 2007
2008 – WAVE3-TV, Louisville, Ky. “A Legend Re–Affirmed; Lee Eldridge, executive producer; May 1, 2008
2009 – WLKY-TV- Louisville, Ky. “Tom McCarthy”; John Boel and Scott Eckhardt, Producers; April 29, 2009