I'm in my 39th year of broadcasting on radio and television. Prior to joining 92.9 The Ticket in November 2012, I spent 16 years at WLBZ-TV (NBC Affiliate) in Bangor, Maine. My television experience included three years as a news reporter/anchor and 13 years as sports director/anchor. In 1993, I moved to WZON (AM620) in Bangor as sports/program director and created Maine’s first all-sports radio station. WZON was twice named Maine Associated Press Station of The Year. Along with my broadcasting duties, I am an adjunct instructor at the Husson University New England School of Communications in Bangor teaching Intro to Sports Journalism. I'm honored to have been named Maine Sportscaster of The Year six times, along with 13 AP Best Radio Sportscast awards, 12 AP/MAB Best Radio Play-by-Play awards, eight AP/MAB Best TV Play-by-Play awards and six AP/MAB Best TV Sportscast awards. My community volunteering includes president of Bangor East Little League, Senior League World Series opening ceremony committee chair, honorary member of the UMaine Black Bear Club, board of directors Maine Basketball Hall of Fame and member of the Jay Ramsdell Scholarship committee. I am from Houlton, Maine and a Ricker College graduate. My wife Nora and I reside in Bangor with our five children.
Bowdoin The New #1 Team In Nation?
The new #1 team in the nation in Division III women's hoops very well could be the Bowdoin College. While Coach Adrienne Shibles and her Polar Bears were beating UNE 106-55 last night, Amherst was getting upset by Eastern Connecticut 70-67.
MMA V-Ball Makes It A Three-Peat
It's a North Atlantic Conference three-peat for Maine Maritime Academy volleyball. The Mariners win their third straight conference title and now it's on to the NCAAs.
LTC: Bucks Vs Lynx PPD To Monday
Tonight's Class D North LTC semi-final football playoff game between Bucksport and Mattanawcook Academy has been postponed and moved to Monday night.
UMaine Hammers UNH 35-7 [VIDEO]
UMaine football fans will say the Brice-Cowell Musket is back where it belongs. Back in Orono after the Black Bears not only beat arch rival New Hampshire Thursday night, they took the Wildcats to the woodshed with a 35-7 win at Afond Stadium.
Sox, JD Martinez Agree To Deal [VIDEO]
At long last the Boston Red Sox get their guy - JD Martinez. All winter talks went back and forth and ESPN's Pedro Gomez reports the agreement is for five years and $110 million dollars.
Fitzy Award 12 Semi-Finalists
Foxcroft's Nick Clawson and MDI's Colby Lee are two of the 12 semi-finalists for the 47th Fitzpatrick Trophy Award. The honor goes to the top senior player in high school football.
Sox Go Down Fightin’ [VIDEO]
It was epic and entertaining. Game four of the ALDS at Fenway Park had a little bit of everything but in the end, the Houston Astros had more hitting and more pitching than the Boston Red Sox. They win 5-4 and advance to the ALCS. The Sox have to wait until next year...
Ellsworth’s Scott: Next Mets Skipper?
Now that Terry Collins is out as manager of the New York Mets will Ellsworth native and bench coach Dick Scott get an interview for the job? Scott has been Mets bench coach for the past two years under Collins. He had been the Mets Director of Player Development before joining Collins in the dugout...
Backing Into Division Title? [VIDEO]
Don't ask how...Just ask how many? The Red Sox got torched by possible playoff opponent Houston 12-2 but their magic number to clinch the division was reduced to one because the Yankees lost too. The Astros hit any pitcher the Sox put out there, including starter Eduardo Rodriguez who got the hook in the second inning...
Sox Bats Come Alive, Win 10-7 [VIDEO]
After falling behind 3-0 in the first inning, the Red Sox righted the ship and eventually pounded the Toronto Blue Jays 10-7. The victory reduces their magic number to clinch the AL East to two. The Sox offense picked up a struggling Rick Porcello with three runs in the second inning and five runs in the third inning...