Former Penn State Football Radio Analyst Mickey Bergstein Dies
February 22, 2012 at 3:53 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime STATE COLLEGE, PA broadcaster and former PENN STATE sports announcer MICKEY BERGSTEIN, who died FEBRUARY 14th at 89.
BERGSTEIN, who served in the MARINE CORPS during WORLD WAR II, was an announcer and GM at WMAJ-A/STATE COLLEGE, calling NITTANY LIONS football in 1955-59 and again in 1964-70, mostly as color commentator. He also called basketball, wrestling, and boxing and taught at the university's SMEAL COLLEGE OF BUSINESS.
Donations in BERGSTEIN's memory can be made to the MILTON J. BERGSTEIN Community Service Award, c/o 1 Old Main, PENN STATE, UNIVERSITY PARK, PA 16802.