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I have been as blessed in my work as anyone I know; because I have been fortunate to do what I love for close to 35 years, and to do it in Milwaukee.

As a self-described "frustrated athlete who loves people", I've been able to couple my passion for sports with a desire to meet men and women who have a gift to share, and, often times, a compelling story.

Having the chance to share those local stories has become as meaningful as anything I've been able to do-whether covering a Brewers World Series (yes, I'm old enough to have been there in 1982), or a Super Bowl, or a Rose Bowl, or a Final Four.

Over 27 years ago, I came to town to continue my sportscasting career.

At the time, I was told that Wisconsinites are wonderful folks, hard-working, honest-the kind of people you can't fool.

It's been a real honor to try and earn your trust for over 27 years-the past 24 at FOX 6.

I'm a Syracuse, New York native, but Milwaukee has become HOME. I love the parks, the walking and biking paths, the restaurants, getting to meet as many of you as possible.

I'm thankful that my son and daughter (ages 15 and 11), the pride and joy of my life, were born and bred here.

I never did become a Brett Favre, or a Robin Yount, or a Dwayne Wade, but I'm truly thankful for and humbled by trying to do what I do for all of you.

I wouldn't trade it, although, I saw a pair of Gucci shoes that D. Wade had on; they were SWEET!

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  • Milwaukee Admirals

    Admirals Leipsic scores All-Star hat trick in 14-12 West win

    UTICA, N.Y. — Milwaukee Admirals All-Star Brendan Leipsic scored 3 goals as the West beat the East, 14-12 in the American Hockey league All-Star game in Utica, New York on Monday night. Leipsic became the first Admirals player to score a hat trick in an AHL All-Star game.   Milwaukee teammates Magnus Hellberg stopped 13 shots in goal for the winning West squad.

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    Odds were stacked against him, but Scooter Gennett is happy to be Brewers starting second-baseman

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The odds were stacked against Scooter Gennett when it came to making it to the Major Leagues. His size was a big factor working against him — but the size of his heart and his confidence couldn’t be measured. Now, Gennett is the Brewers’ starting second-baseman. Ryan Joseph Gennett accepted teammate Carlos Gomez’ playful jab at his 5’10” 170-pound frame at the “Brewers On Deck” event Sunday, January 25th. He’s used to it. After all, how many […]

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    Admirals down Utica, tie team record with 8th straight win

    Milwaukee, WI — Marek Mazanec stopped all 21 shots in relief and 3 of 5 Utica shooters to help the Admirals win a team record-tying eighth straight game, a 3-2 shootout win over the Comets, Wednesday night in the BMO Harris Bradley Center. The only other time the team won 8 in a row was March of 1989; it’s the first time Milwaukee’s accomplished that feat since joining the American Hockey League in 2001.

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    Bucks Giannis to compete in All-Star Weekend Slam Dunk contest

    Milwaukee, Wi — The Bucks Giannis Antetokounmpo  will compete in the NBA’s Slam Dunk competition as part of the NBA All-Star game festivities.  Orlando’s Victor Oladipo and Brooklyn’s Mason Plumlee have also committed to participating in the event. Minnesota’s Zach LaVine is expected to joins that threesome on February 14th at the Barclays Center in New York. The All-Star game is February 15th at Madison Square Garden.

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    Badgers shoot down Iowa 82-50

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Frank Kaminsky had 13 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 6 Wisconsin relied on tough defense to rout No. 25 Iowa 82-50 on Tuesday night. Sam Dekker added 17 points and eight boards for the Badgers (17-2, 5-1 Big Ten), who won their second straight since losing starting point guard Traevon Jackson to a foot injury. Jackson’s replacement, Bronson Koenig, shot 3 of 6 from 3-point range and finished with 13 points. Iowa (13-6, 4-2) trailed by 18 at halftime in […]

  • Marquette University

    Wally Ellenson sets Marquette High Jump Record, 3rd in world

    Madison, Wi — Wally Ellenson shattered the Marquette University record in the High Jump record on Saturday, when he soared 7 feet, 5.75 inches (2.28 meters) at the Wisconsin Open in Madison.  That mark is 3rd best in the world. Ellenson, a two-time NCAA First Team All-American high jumper, accomplished the feat in the first action of his MU career. Wally Ellenson, who’s younger brother Henry has committed to play basketball at Marquette next season, plans to play on the […]

  • Milwaukee Admirals

    Surging Admirals win 7th straight 4-3 in overtime at Adirondack

    Glens Falls, NY — Viktor Arvidsson scored 2 goals, including the game-winner in overtime as the Admirals skated to their 7th straight win, 4-3 over the Adirondack Flames Saturday in Glens Falls, New York. Milwaukee goalie Magnus Hellberg stopped 25 shots to earn the victory.

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    Admirals get road win at Utica, Wave fall to Baltimore

    Utica, N.Y. — Goalie Magnus Hellberg stopped thirty shots to lead the Milwaukee Admirals to their 6th straight win Friday night, 2-1 over the Comets, in Utica. Mark Van Guilder scored the winning goal with 33.5 seconds to play in the game. The Milwaukee Wave lost at home to the Baltimore Blast, 5 to 3.

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    Good night downtown, Admirals and Wave win!

    Milwaukee — It was a good night for both the Admirals and the Wave on Saturday. On the ice, the Ads got 2 power play goal;s each from Colton Sissons and Viktor Arvidsson in a 5-0 win over Charlotte. Over at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, the host outscored the the Chicago Mustangs, 8-5.

  • Nick Hayden

    Another Cowboys player with Wisconsin ties: Nick Hayden, former Badger & Arrowhead athlete

    GREEN BAY (WITI) — Burlington’s Tony Romo is the biggest name with Wisconsin ties on the Dallas Cowboys football team — but Nick Hayden has Wisconsin ties too. Hayden is a former Wisconsin Badger who starred in basketball and track as well as football at Hartland’s Arrowhead High School. Assistant Coach Jim LaVoi coached Hayden in football and track — and Head Basketball Coach Craig Haase had a young Hayden on the hardwood. “Just a great kid. Everybody loved him. […]

  • John Matthews

    John Matthews says he was at the “Ice Bowl,” and he has a piece of the goal post to prove it!

    GREEN BAY (WITI) — The most famous game between the Packers and Cowboys was played on December 31st, 1967. Over the course of about 50 years, maybe a million people say they shivered through the -46 degree wind chill to watch the NFL Championship game. John Matthews really was there. He says he was one of two celebrating on the goal post after Green Bay beat Dallas 21-17. A 19-year-old UW-Milwaukee football player back then, Matthews says his family owned […]

  • Admirals drop overtime game to Lake Erie

    Milwaukee, Wi  — The Admirals battled back from a 3-0 deficit, only to fall to the Lake Erie Monsters, 5-4 in overtime Tuesday night at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Pontus Aberg’s 2nd game-tying goal of the night forced the extra session.


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