Casper Horseheads No. 1

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Casper Horseheads No. 1

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:33 am

The Casper (Wyoming) Horseheads of the Expedition League is seeking a play-by-play announcer for the 2020 summer season.

Compensation is $500 per month plus ten percent commission on sales. This is a great resume building opportunity for a young professional broadcaster.

This person will be full-time seasonal from approximately May 22 through August 15, 2020 (start date negotiable). The team plays at Mike Lansing Field in Casper, Wyoming, former home of the Casper Rockies A-ball minor league team.

The Expedition League (www.theexpeditionleague.com) begins its third season on May 26, 2020 with 10 teams playing a 64-game schedule. The regular season ends August 9, 2020, followed by two rounds of best-of-three playoffs to determine a champion.

Duties include:

* Accepted play-by-play duties as accepted in standard radio broadcaster role;
* Host 15-minute pre and 10-minute post-game shows, obtain coach and player features for those shows;
* Writing and distribution of short recap following road games for distribution to Casper media list;
* Sales of small ticket packages during season to generate extra income for broadcaster;
* Accompany (when needed) team members to community appearances while team is in town;
* Minimal office hours as dictated by team and travel schedule;
* Other duties as agreed and assigned by front office.

All games, home and road, are broadcast live either over-the-air or through Internet streaming (the team is still negotiating this locally) and all home games are streamed live on video through EL TV and Presto Sports, with voice provided by this position in simulcast with radio/Internet broadcasts

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America. Send demo and resume to:

Hiring Manager
media@wnpioneers.com

No phone calls please.

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