Nuggets Voice To Coach College Baseball
November 11, 2008 at 5:26 AM (PT)
Longtime DENVER NUGGETS radio voice JERRY SCHEMMEL has been named head baseball coach at METRO STATE COLLEGE OF DENVER. SCHEMMEL, who has served as the NUGGETS' broadcaster for 17 years, will continue to call NUGGETS home games and playoff games, while JASON KOSMICKI will handle road games. The NUGGETS air on MILE HIGH SPORTS RADIO Sports KCKK-A/DENVER, produced by the team.
"Despite being a basketball announcer the last 19 years, my first love has always been baseball," said SCHEMMEL. "I loved playing the game and I love coaching it. I am tremendously excited about the challenges ahead at METRO STATE. The opportunity to build a national caliber Division II baseball program and help shape the lives of young men as athletes, and more importantly as people, is an incredible privilege."