Pete DeLuca co-anchors WDBJ7 Mornin’ on the weekends and reports three days a week for Your Hometown Station.
Pete joined the WDBJ7 News Team in September 2019 after reporting and anchoring for two years just up the road at NBC29 in Charlottesville.
At NBC29, he covered several big stories including the fatal Unite the Right Rally on August 12, 2017, a fatal Amtrak train crash in Crozet, and the UVA Men’s Basketball Team’s National Championship run.
Pete is originally from Philadelphia, but came to Virginia in 2013 to attend the University of Virginia, and hasn’t left! He graduated from UVA with a B.A. in Media Studies in 2017.
During college, Pete interned for 6abc (WPVI-TV) and NBC10 (WCAU-TV) in Philadelphia during the summers of 2015 and 2016, respectively.
Pete is an avid athlete and sports fan. He played club baseball at UVA and can regularly be found on the golf course during his free time.
Pete is an extremely passionate Philly sports fan and loves his UVA Wahoos.
Pete loves to hear from viewers, so feel free to reach out to him by email at email@example.com or on Twitter @PeteDeLucaTV with comments or story ideas!