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Grand Prix Lunch on April 26

From DSBA Executive Committee: Grand Prix lunch on April 26 To all DSBA Members and Media Guests:   Our annual DSBA lunch with the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26 at the Lear Innovation Center in downtown Detroit.    Our guest of honor that day will be Verizon Indycar Series and Team Penske driver…read more →

2017 DSBA Media Day

DAN DICKERSON NAMED DSBA ERNIE HARWELL LIFETIME CONTRIBUTION AWARD RECIPIENT

DAN DICKERSON NAMED DSBA ERNIE HARWELL LIFETIME CONTRIBUTION AWARD RECIPIENT

DETROIT – Dan Dickerson, radio play-by-play announcer of the Detroit Tigers, was named the 2016 recipient of the prestigious Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association Ernie Harwell Lifetime Achievement Award. The award was presented on December 14th in Detroit at the DSBA Annual Christmas Party at Sindbad’s on the Detroit River. The 2008 Ty Tyson Excellence in Sports Broadcasting Award winner, Dickerson…read more →

FROM MICHIGAN HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2016 Contact: John Johnson – 517.332.5046 or media@mhsaa.com MHSAA Website Media Page: http://www.mhsaa.com/News/ MediaInformation.aspx Three SBP Schools Receive Grants From DSBA – Third Week of PrepZone EAST LANSING, Mich. – Nov. 8 – Three members of the MHSAA’s School Broadcast Program have been named recipients of grants from the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association to purchase…read more →

Table Gate Lunchoen

From: Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association 2016 MSU / UM TABLEGATE Media Luncheon October 26 – Note from Bill Harrington To All DSBA Members and Guests: Attached is the MEDIA PR piece for the 9th Annual 2016 UM / MSU TABLEGATE MEDIA LUNCHEON on Wednesday, October 26, 2016. MSU’s Will Tieman and UM’s Jim Brandstatter will be on hand. Eli Zaret…read more →

DSBA Mourns Loss of Drew Sharp

The Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association mourns the death of DSBA Active Member Drew Sharp, 56, sports columnist of the Detroit Free Press and radio talk show host. We join his thousands of followers and fans in grieving his passing. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. Drew Sharp, Detroit Free Press sports columnist, dies at 56 Drew Sharp, Detroit Free Press sports columnist,…read more →

Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association Awards Scholarships to Local Students

Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association Awards Scholarships to Local Students

Detroit, MI – The Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association (DSBA) awarded scholarships on Monday to two local students from Specs Howard School of Media Arts.  The recipients, Nicholas Alarcon of St. Clair Shores and Anthony Sylvester of Canton, Michigan, were recognized at the DSBA’s annual Ken Holland/Detroit Red Wings Luncheon at Joe Louis Arena on October 10, 2016.  Alarcon and Sylvester…read more →

The DSBA mourns the death of DSBA Honorary Lifetime Member Vito LoPiccolo, a past DSBA Officer.

Join us in the memorial services for Vito on Friday-Saturday, October 21-22, 2016, as follows. http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/detroitnews/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=181963996

Save the Date for the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame

JENNIFER HAMMOND NAMED WINNER OF THE D.S.B.A. TY TYSON EXCELLENCE IN SPORTS BROADCASTING AWARD

July 14, 2016 – DETROIT – The Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association is proud to announce Jennifer Hammond of WJBK-TV Fox-2 SportsWorks as its Ty Tyson “Excellence in Sports Broadcasting Award” winner for the 2015-16 sports season. The organization has honored excellence in sports broadcasting since the first recipient Josh Lewin in 2000. Hammond is a first-time winner and the first…read more →