Chad Hastings grew up in Waxahachie, Texas and is a graduate from Texas A&M. He got a job at Golfsmith to pay the bills while he tried to get into radio. His big break happened in the summer of 1997.
That fall, he got an internship at a local radio station in Austin. In August of 1998, he got a job in Lufkin as the news/sports director where he worked on Lufkin High basketball, Diboll football and Angelina College basketball. In 1999, Chad had the chance to come back to Austin. Between 1999 and 2007, Chad worked on several shows around town and has been with ESPN Radio since March 2008.
Chad has been with The Horn since it’s inception in November of 2009. He has a wife and 1 daughter.