Galetti To Call UNM Lobos Games
July 3, 2008 at 5:46 AM (PT)
Veteran play-by-play announcer SCOTT GALETTI has been named the new radio voice of UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO LOBOS football and men's basketball. GALETTI, a sportswriter for MEDIANEWS' PASADENA STAR-NEWS, has served over the years as a play-by-play voice for several teams and networks, including CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE, FULLERTON, LONG BEACH STATE, minor league baseball's HIGH DESERT MAVERICKS, the CBA's WICHITA FALLS TEXANS and many others. He also hosted at the old SPORTS FAN RADIO NETWORK. LOBOS rights have moved to LEARFIELD SPORTS' LOBO SPORTS PROPERTIES. with games continuing to air on CITADEL Talk KKOB-A/ALBUQUERQUE.
"I'm excited to have an opportunity to be a part of a community that has such passionate fans," said GALETTI. "I'm looking forward to being the voice of the LOBOS and being able to bring that passion to the fans. I'm excited to engulf myself in the LOBO community."
"SCOTT will be an outstanding addition to the LOBOS' broadcast team," said LEARFIELD SVP TIM CLINE. "His experience alone speaks volumes, and we feel confident he is the right choice moving forward."
"We trust LEARFIELD SPORTS and know they have conducted a comprehensive search to ensure we have the right person in place to call LOBO games," said UNM VP for Athletics PAUL KREBS. "We welcome SCOTT to the UNM family and believe LOBO fans will enjoy him immensely."