FRISCO ROUGHRIDERS ADD NATE LUCAS TO BROADCAST TEAM
ST. LOUIS NATIVE BRINGS BIG LEAGUE EXPERIENCE TO THE BOOTH
FRISCO, TEXAS (FEBRUARY 5, 2015) – The Frisco RoughRiders are pleased to announce the addition of Nate Lucas to the organization’s broadcast team for the 2015 season. Lucas will join Riders broadcaster Alex Vispoli in the booth to deliver the play-by-play for every home game and will anchor the team’s pre- and post-game coverage for every contest. He will also assist with the team’s media relations and social media efforts.
Lucas has spent parts of the past seven years assisting with Major League Baseball broadcasts at Busch Stadium in his hometown of St. Louis, Mo. This included providing technical support as an on-site engineer, gathering highlights and player interviews, and serving as a radio booth assistant to St. Louis Cardinals broadcasters Mike Shannon and John Rooney. Lucas has also engineered NFL and NHL broadcasts in addition to working as a producer at The Big 550 KTRS in St. Louis.
A graduate of Webster University, Lucas has worked as a play-by-play broadcaster for Prepcasts.com, calling various St. Louis-area high school sports. While at Webster, he was active at the school’s student radio station, calling Gorloks baseball and basketball games. He also founded DailyGrindSports.com, a sports website covering local and national sports, and served as a chief contributor.