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.
Bears Drop Opener To Texas Tech [VIDEO]
The UMaine Black Bears baseball dropped its opening day game at #3 Texas Tech by a score of 4-2 Friday afternoon.
Bangor’s Courtney Starts UMaine Opener
UMaine baseball begins its 135th season today and the opening day opponent is the #3 ranked team in the nation, the Texas Tech Red Raiders from the Big 12 Conference
Calixte Scores 24, Bears Lose 67-63
Another late game run by the opponent cost the UMaine men's basketball. This time it was the Hartford Hawks and the Black Bears lost 67-63.
Fossier Gets Overtime Winner [VIDEO]
The UMaine Black Bear hockey team was in some third period trouble in Durham, New Hampshire last night but in the end everything worked out fine.
Celtics Drop Another One [VIDEO]
The Boston Celtics limp into the all star break on a three game losing streak after falling to the LA Clippers 129-119.
#11 Orono Takes Down Ellsworth [HS SCORES]
The Orono Red Riots barely got into the Class B North postseason party, beating out Foxcroft by less than one Heal Point. Wednesday night the Riots proved they belong by knocking off #6 Ellsworth 49-41.
Eagles Vs Riots On 92.9 The Ticket
The final spots for the quarterfinal round in the high school basketball tourney are up for grabs tonight. That includes the Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket feature game, (11-7) Ellsworth hosting (6-12) Orono.
Bruins Keep Winning, 5-2 Over Flames [VIDEO]
Patrice Bergeron scored two more goals and the Boston Bruins beat up the Calgary Flames 5-2 last night. The win moves the B's even closer to first place.
Parker Resigns, Rams Lose Q-Final
A tumultuous day for Bangor High School basketball. During the day Tuesday it was learned that boys varsity coach Carl Parker resigned after being arrested for OUI over the weekend. The team traveled to Windham Tuesday evening and lost 78-62 in the quarterfinal round of the Class AA North playoffs.
South Portland’s Gillies Gets Call Up
When the Calgary Flames take on the Boston Bruins tonight at the Garden, South Portland's Jon Gillies will be their backup goalie.