Blackerby, a native of Opelika, is a graduate of Lee-Scott Academy.
He is a 2015 graduate of Auburn University where he majored in Communications. While a student at Auburn, he ran audio for many sports productions at War Eagle Productions that aired on the ESPN family of networks. Blackerby was an intern and later a part-time employee at Auburn Network during his collegiate career before becoming coming on board on a full-time basis immediately after receiving his college degree.
He has been honored numerous times by the Alabama Broadcasters Association with their ABBY Awards for Broadcast Excellence, including for a daily show he hosted on ESPN 106.7 and most recently for the Best Morning Talk Show, which Auburn/Opelika This Morning won in 2018.
Blackerby is a lifelong Auburn University and New England Patriots fan.
He and his wife, Leah, reside in Opelika.
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