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.
Harasymiak: QB Robinson ‘Someone We Trust’
In his weekly CAA teleconference this morning, UMaine football Joe Harasymiak said the injury sustained by quarterback Chris Ferguson is 'still being evaluated and at the moment considered day to day'. He offered little else in regards to the injury.
Patricia Beats His Mentor [VIDEO]
The pupil beat the teacher in Sunday Night NFL football. Matt Patricia beat Bill Belichick 26-10 as Detroit Lions beat up the Patriots in most every aspect of the game.
Four Hits For Mookie, Sox Lose [VIDEO]
For the second straight night, the Cleveland Indians scored a walk-off extra inning win over the Boston Red Sox. Sunday night the Tribe won 4-3 in 11 innings.
Tiger, Rose PGA Big Winners [VIDEO]
Tiger Woods is a PGA Tournament winner again. And, Justin Rose is $10 million dollars richer for winning the FedEx Cup title. What a day for golf!
Harvard Stop UMaine Streak [VIDEO]
The UMaine field hockey team will have to settle for a school record tie for best start to a season. A 4-1 loss to Harvard Sunday afternoon gives the Black Bears a loss for the first time this fall.
Wyman Adds Maine Mid-Amateur Title To Resume
Portland's Jack Wyman continues his season of amateur golf dominance in Maine. Sunday afternoon he won the Maine Mid-Amateur Golf Championship by nine strokes over his nearest competitor.
Taking On His Old Boss [VIDEO]
It's teacher vs pupil tonight when Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots meet Matt Patricia and the Detroit Lions in the Sunday Night football game.
Cleveland Gets Sox In 11 [VIDEO]
The Boston Red Sox march to setting a new club record for wins stalled Saturday night in Cleveland. The Indians produced a run in the bottom of the 11th inning to win 5-4 and keep the Sox at tied for the all-time club record at 105 wins.
Wilder’s ODU Pulls Off Upset [VIDEO]
Former UMaine quarterback and assistant coach Bobby Wilder led his Old Dominion football team to a huge upset win over #13 Virginia Tech 49-35. It's the biggest win in ODU history.
QB Ferguson Injured, Maine Loses 17-5
The UMaine Black Bears lost the game and lost their quarterback at Central Michigan Saturday afternoon.