• October 2023 Schedule of Events

    October 2023 Schedule of Events0

    SportsAnnouncing.com is going to be busy in October!

  • The Art of the Hot Timeout

    The Art of the Hot Timeout0

    The hot timeout.  The kind of timeout that takes the fans to the next level.  They’re on their feet cheering something great from the home team, the visiting team calls timeout and the fans are carrying the noise well into the timeout.  They’re quieting down, but you’ve got a hot timeout and you should have

  • NFL Considering Announcers With Changes

    NFL Considering Announcers With Changes0

    The NFL is looking at how to grab more viewers to its games with the possibility of shortening halftime, having fewer commercial breaks, and having the P. A. announcer make penalty announcements, among other things. The changes are noted in this piece from Street & Smith’s Sports Business Journal which came out earlier this week.

  • It’s A Family Affair in Downers Grove

    It’s A Family Affair in Downers Grove0

    George Davis gets to watch his grandson play high school football after years of having him as a guest in the pressbox.  For Blake Davis, it’s a great feeling knowing that his grandfather is there, and he can hear him over the crowd noise after every play. mySuburbanLife.com:  High school football:  It’s all in the

  • Jared Prevost Goes From Field to Pressbox

    Jared Prevost Goes From Field to Pressbox0

    Most athletes wait until their career is over before picking up a microphone and calling games.  Jared Prevost, a Varsity football player at Marquette High School in Michigan had the opportunity recently at the Superior Dome for a junior varsity game. ABC 10 News:  Local high school football players takes on PA announcing Rich Rossway,

  • Gene Honda, the Announcing King of Chicago

    Gene Honda, the Announcing King of Chicago0

    Chicago White Sox, Chicago Black Hawks, Illinois Illini football.  That would be enough for one person to try to keep on their plate but for Gene Honda, he’s also been heard at the NCAA Final Four, Chicago Marathon, Big Ten Tournament and many other sports events.  This is why we’ve anointed Honda the “Announcing King