Aileen Hnatiuk

Aileen Hnatiuk

Sports reporter

Charlottesville, Va.

Aileen Hnatiuk graduated from East Carolina University with a bachelors degree in Communications with a focus in journalism in May 2018. She joined NBC29 in July 2018.

This Florida native is embracing the mountains and snow. Growing up competing in pageants and playing numerous competitive sports, this job is a perfect match for Aileen.

During her time at ECU she interned for WNCT-TV, WITN-TV, WNCN-TV, worked as a reporter for ESPNU Campus Connection and had a hour long show twice a week as a news/sportscaster for WZMB 91.3FM Greenville where she was a commentator for ECU women’s basketball.

Aileen was also a student-athlete; she was a member of ECU Women’s Volleyball team and a member of Chi Omega Rho Zeta sorority.

When Aileen is not on the sidelines chasing the story, you can find her on the field or on the court playing a sport.


Recent Articles by Aileen

Virginia baseball nationally ranked at No. 17

Wahoos earn All-ACC accolades; Diakite and Clark

UVA baseball sweeps series against Dartmouth

The ‘Hoos fall to No. 8 NC State on senior day

UVA men’s basketball edges a 64-62 victory over UNC

No. 1 Virginia wins at home against No. 18 Lehigh

Three former UVA football player invited to NFL combine

Virginia Tech men’s basketball falls to No. 5 FSU

JMU men’s basketball breaks seven game losing skid

UVA men’s tennis defeats Memphis 4-0

UVA football will play Florida in Orange Bowl

Virginia loses to Clemson 62-17 in ACC Championship

Virginia women’s basketball falls to No. 11 UCLA