Be an extension of your team

Wes Durham shares his best advice for developing coach relationships: be an extension of what the team and coach are striving to represent, without being a homer. Durham is the Play-by-Play Broadcaster for the Atlanta Falcons and Georgia Tech University.

Be passionate and prepared

Thorough preparation, plus a passion and gratitude for the opportunity to broadcast are two of Dave Koehn’s keys to great play-by-play. Koehn is the voice of the University of Virginia.

Paint the picture, be concise

When Tom Boman is hiring a new broadcaster for Learfield Sports, he looks for young sportscasters who can paint a picture of the field in a concise manner.

Becoming a major league baseball PBP announcer

Washington Nationals Play-by-play broadcaster Bob Carpenter shares his best tips on great baseball PBP, whether you should take the minor leagues or major market route to MLB, and how he created a line of custom baseball scorebooks.