Chantel McCabe is joining the Canes television broadcast team as a sideline reporter and host, the team announced Friday.
McCabe joins play-by-play announcer John Forslund and color analyst Tripp Tracy on Fox Sports Carolinas. She replaces Bob Harwood, who left after last season.
McCabe has served as a general assignment reporter for WGGB-ABC 40 in Springfield, Mass. Along with her work at ABC 40, the New Hampshire native also served as a sideline reporter for Major League Lacrosse (MLL), and covered events for the New England Sports Network (NESN) and Hockey East.
McCabe is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire, where she covered news, politics and sports for the student newspaper, The New Hampshire.