ESPN Upstate/Greenville-Spartanburg Adds Mark Sturgis
April 25, 2014 at 1:16 PM (PT)
ENTERCOM Sports WORD-A-WYRD-A-W246BU-WFBC-F-HD3 (ESPN UPSTATE)/GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG, SC is adding a new local show for 7-10p (ET), hosted by MARK STURGIS, moving over from BYRNE ACQUISITION GROUP, LLC Sports WCCP-F (THE DRIVE 104.9)/CLEMSON, SC, effective MONDAY (4/28).
VP/Market Manager STEVE SINICROPI said, “Our sports coverage in terms of talent, teams and signal coverage continues to get stronger and stronger. ESPN UPSTATE has become the most dominant sports network in the market. MARK has a great live and local show right now, he has a network of sports contacts and he brings a passion for sports, strong knowledge and tremendous energy to the fast-growing ESPN UPSTATE audience. When you have a powerful brand like ESPN and the largest portfolio of radio stations in the UPSTATE to cross promote, it’s no wonder listeners and talent are coming to ESPN UPSTATE.”
STURGIS added, “ESPN UPSTATE is the fastest-growing sports station in SOUTH CAROLINA -- combining the best in national with the best in live and local coverage and exciting sports play-by-play. I am excited to join this team to become part of what ENTERCOM is building in this market.”