Notre Dame Hockey Voice Mike Lockert Dies
March 2, 2009 at 5:29 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of NOTRE DAME UNIVERSITY hockey broadcaster MIKE LOCKERT, who died FRIDAY morning (2/27) of a heart attack in SOUTH BEND, IN at 44.
LOCKERT served as the voice of the FIGHTING IRISH hockey team (currently on ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS Sports WDND-A (ESPN 1490)/SOUTH BEND) for seven seasons and served as play-by-play voice of independent FRONTIER LEAGUE baseball's SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS for their inaugural season in 2007. He previously called SOUTH BEND SILVER HAWKS minor league baseball and HUNTINGTON BLIZZARD minor league hockey. He also hosted a talk show on CRN DIGITAL TALK RADIO in LOS ANGELES, his home market.