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.
UMaine’s Bates Sign With Lions
Former Westbrook HS and UMaine linebacker Trevor Bates is getting another crack at the NFL. The Detroit Lions have signed Bates to a free agent contract.
Derrick Walk-Off HR Wins It For Maine [VIDEO]
UMaine's Alyssa Derrick did it again. Another home run at the America East Conference softball tournament and this one is a walk-off two-run shot to give the Black Bears a 4-3 win over Binghamton.
Tebow Returns To Hadlock Field [VIDEO]
Tim Tebow returns to Hadlock Field in Portland tonight as the Binghamton Rumble Ponies meet the Seadogs in an Eastern League Double-A doubleheader.
NHL To Marchand: ‘Stop Licking’ [VIDEO]
As the Boston Bruins try to keep their season alive today, two big storylines involving the Bruins players. Brad Marchand has been warned by the NHL to stop licking opponents and defenseman Torey Krug is out of the lineup with an ankle injury.
Monty In As Dallas Stars Coach [VIDEO]
It's official now...Former UMaine hockey captain Jim Montgomery is head coach of the NHL's Dallas Stars. At a press conference in Dallas to introduce him, Montgomery called it 'an awesome day for the Montgomery family'.
Montgomery Will Take Dallas Stars Job [VIDEO]
Former UMaine hockey captain Jim Montgomery is not going to turn down the NHL this time. Multiple reports have the University of Denver coach accepting the head coaching job of the Dallas Stars. The announcement is expected Friday.
1,000 Wins & Counting For Flaherty
University of Southern Maine baseball coach Ed Flaherty is now a member of the '1,000 win club'. The Huskies beat Bates College today 10-3. That's 26 wins this year and exactly 1,000 for his career.
X Marks The Grand Slam [VIDEO]
The Boston Red Sox capped off the month of April with another grand slam and another win, 10-6 over the Kansas City Royals.
Maine’s Dumoulin Injured In Game 2 [VIDEO]
Biddeford's Brian Dumoulin left his Stanley Cup Playoff game today in the second period and did not return after taking a wicked hit to the head. How serious is the injury? Will there be a suspension coming to Washington's Tom Wilson?
Rams Pick UMaine’s Demby In 6th Round
UMaine tackle Jamil Demby got the call he had been waiting for. The Los Angeles Rams selected him in the 6th round of the NFL Draft. He now has a chance to play pro football.