WTMJ To Stream Live Coverage Of Prep Sports
August 15, 2014 at 10:44 AM (PT)
JOURNAL BROADCAST GROUP News-Talk WTMJ-A/MILWAUKEE and WISPORTS.COM are launching "PREPS LIVE" online live streaming of 26 local high school football games plus playoffs during the 2014 season. The games will be available online and via WTMJ's "Radio League" app on a new PREPS LIVE channel. MATT MENZI and ALEX UHAN will lead the announcing roster for the games. The station also plans to stream high school basketball play-by-play this WINTER.
VP/GM TOM LANGMYER said, “As WISCONSIN’s Radio Station, WTMJ has a great tradition of sports broadcasting, starting with the GREEN BAY PACKERS in 1929. In 2014, we continue to grow in our commitment to play-by-play with the addition of key high school match-ups.”
Dir./Marketing and Innovation J. PAT MILLER added, “The Radio League app features 10 unique music formats and we are excited to add this WISCONSIN-based preps sports station to our growing lineup of stations.”
Sports Exec. Producer DOUG RUSSELL said, “The ability to bring these games to friends and families that can’t be in the stands is what WTMJ Sports is all about."