Former Sam Houston Bearkats’ Voice to Deal with Play-by-Play, Coaches’ Reveals
FARGO, N.D. (Aug. 5, 2022) – The North Dakota State College athletic departmalest, its multimedia rightsmaintainer LEARFIELD, and Radio FM Media have introduced Rob Hipp as “Voice of the Bison” starting this season. Hipp additionally will Carry out sports activities director for KQWB-AM BISON 1660.
He formally joins the Bison household on August 15 And might handle play-by-play duties for soccer and males’s basketball. Hipp additionally will host the one-hour coaches’ shows for radio And tv all by way of soccer and males’s And womales’s basketball seasons.
Hipp will relocate to Fargo from Texas, wright here he was the radio play-by-play voice for Sam Houston Bearkats’ soccer, basketball and baseball packages. He additionally was sports activities director for KSAM-KHVL radio, wright here he produced Daily sports activities segmalests, podcasts and hosted converse shows.
“The Voice of the Bison place goes properly past nameing soccer and basketball video games. It is about conveying the NDSU Athletics story to our passionate fanbase throughout the nation,” said Director of Athletics Matt Larsen. “Alongside Collectively with his strong play by play name, Rob Hipp’s capability To join with the group and fanbase actually separated him from completely different gifted candidates. We’re excited to have him joInside the Bison Family.”
Followers can hear Hipp’s debut behind the mic on Saturday, Sept. 3, when Bison soccer opens the season at house in the direction of Drake at 2:30 p.m.
“We’re thrilled to have Rob joInside the group at Radio FM Media As a Outcome of the mannequin new voice of the Bison, Director of Operations for Bison 1660-92.7 and Sports Director for our group,” said Nancy Odney, COO. “Rob is A very gifted play-by-play announcer and a prime sports activities radio host. His inventive power, new content material And keenness for sports activities and broadcasting Goes to be an thrilling addition to the group.”
“It’s an unimaginable alternative and blessing to be right here. The phrase that Includes thoughts with every thing Associated to NDSU is excellence,” said Hipp. “Matt Larsen, Coach Entz, Coach Richman, the assist staff And everyone with Bison Sports Properties led by Josh Hartman made this a clear and clear course of. I additionally Want to thank Tom Boman with LEARFIELD As properly as to Nancy Odney and The good people at Radio FM Media. My household And that i are proud to be in Fargo! I am wanting forward to plugging in to the group, Attending to know Bison Nation and serving to To maintain on the legacy of Bison Satisfaction! Horns Up!”
LEARFIELD is the unique athletics multimedia rightsmaintainer for NDSU. Its regionally based mostly group, Bison Sports Properties, works alongside the athletics administration in Daily oversight of The good rights settlemalest and administration of The agency companion platform.
North Dakota State College is a scholar-focused, land-grant, evaluation university located in Fargo, N.D., with an enrollmalest Of roughly 13,000 scholars. NDSU is a member of The Summit League and Missouri Valley Football Convention with an affiliate membership Inside The huge 12 Convention for wrestling. NDSU has a storied historic previous of athletic success together with 29 group nationwide championships since 1965 in soccer, womales’s basketball, wrestling, softball, males’s cross nation And womales’s indoor monitor and area. Since ending a reclassification to NCAA Division I Inside The autumn of 2008, the Bison have gained 9 soccer nationwide championships, earned 5 NCAA males’s basketball tournamalest berths, made 10 softball regionals and one tremalesdous regional, three NCAA womales’s volleyball postseason appearances, two NCAA baseball regionals, As properly as to NCAA regionals in womales’s soccer, and males’s And womales’s golf wright hereas producing a quantity of All-People in monitor and area, cross nation and wrestling.
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