30 Extra Years and Counting: An essay

Thirty years ago, Ann Stockton died as a result of a motorcycle accident. In the 19 years she was on earth, she lived life to the fullest. She loved to have fun, had a huge smile, always made sure everyone felt special and lived life large. She was a great athlete and excelled in many sports in high school before going to college. She was my best friend and even though I knew her for less than six months, she has had a significant on impact on my life.

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Where’s Brenda?

If you’re interested in where I’ll be during the basketball season, here are the highlights. I’ll be posting my upcoming schedule each week during the season:

  • Primary analyst for the Big 12 Conference Package on FOX Sports
  • Play-by-play announcer for select ESPN regular season and NCAA tournament broadcasts
  • Featured Play-by-play announcer for SEC Network Monday Night broadcasts
  • Analyst for select Big Ten Network games
  • Lead Play-by-Play announcer for the Missouri Valley Conference broadcasts on ESPN3
  • Analyst on select IMG Sports/ESPN3 Kansas women’s basketball broadcasts
  • ART Telestrator Producer for ESPN’s broadcast of NCAA Women’s Final Four

2014 WNBA Finals

WNBA Finals Credential

2014 marks the 10th year I’ve operated the high-tech telestrator for ESPN at the NCAA Women’s Final Four and the 4th year at the WNBA Finals. It all started by getting involved with a start-up technology company in 1995 — The Coach’s Edge — where I learned to operate technology in the production truck to highlight plays and strategies of the game for television.