Broskowski new Honkers broadcaster

Michael BroskowskiThe Rochester Honkers have announced the hiring of STAA client Michael Broskowski as the new radio broadcaster for the 2012 season.

Broskowski takes over the microphone from Zack Fisch who will be graduating from St. Cloud State in the spring.

“It’s a great honor to be part of the Rochester Honkers organization, an organization steeped in history,” Broskowski said in a release. “The Northwoods League has always been a goal of mine and to break in with the best franchise in the league, it’s special.”

Broskowski is a junior at Western Illinois University in Macomb, Ill., majoring in broadcasting and journalism. He does play-by-play for the Western football team, women’s basketball and the men’s baseball team.

This past summer Broskowski was the broadcaster for the Mat-Su-Miners of the Alaska Summer Collegiate League, as well as the team’s official scorekeeper and statistician. In 2010, he was the No. 2 broadcaster for the Cedar Rapids Kernels, the Class A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

“I’m excited to bring the fans the action this summer and enhance the listener and viewer experience,” Broskowski said. “I can’t wait for this summer, and call the game that I truly love.”

All 70 regular season Honkers games and postseason games can be hear 1520 AM “The Ticket.”

(Visit Michael’s STAA Talent Page).