​​​​​Josh appel

Experience 
​Sports USA Media (December 2016-Present)

  • Play-by-play broadcaster (NFL/College Football)
  • Provided play-by-play for National Radio call of 2016 Independence Bowl (Vandy/NC State) and 2017 Outback Bowl (Florida/Iowa)​

FIU Athletics (August 2016-Present)

  • Radio Play-by-play voice of FIU Football on 790 The Ticket in Miami
  • Host 30-minute pre-game and post-game shows
  • Conduct weekly interviews with FIU coaches and players
  • Play-by-play for select men's and women's basketball games


Clearwater Threshers (Philadelphia Phillies Minor League Affiliate) (April 2014-Present)

  • Play-by-play broadcaster
  • Postgame interviews, written recaps, assisted with daily game notes


USF Student Government, Bulls Radio WUSF 89.7 HD3/1620 AM (August 2012-May 2016)

  • Sports Director for three years 
  • Lead play-by-play broadcaster for football, baseball and basketball


USF Athletics- (August 2013-Present)

  • Fill-in in-game host for USF Football and USF Basketball
  • Fill-in play-by-play broadcaster for USF Baseball on the USF IMG Sports Network
  • Fill-In play-by-play broadcaster for USF Soccer and Softball
  • Host weekly USF Fooball on-campus pep rally's


Lincoln Financial Media, 790 The Ticket- The Dan Lebatard Show  (January 2011-June 2012)

  • Intern
  • Cut sound, screened callers, edited and posted daily podcast to iTunes and station website


Education
University of South Florida – Tampa, Florida

Degree: Bachelor's of Arts and Sciences (May 2016)

Major: Mass Communications (Broadcast News) 


Awards
2016 Jim Nantz Award Winner - STAA Talent - Awarded to "Nation's Most Outstanding Collegiate Sports Broadcaster"

Sports Play-by-play

Radio:

  • Div. 1 NCAA Football, Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Soccer (University of South Florida, Florida International University)
  • ACHA Hockey (University of South Florida)

Television:

  • Div 1 NCAA Men's and Women's Basketball on C-USA TV and BeIN Sports
  • Div 1 NCAA Soccer, Women's Basketball, Baseball, Softball for University of South Florida on GoUSFBulls.com. 
  • FHSAA High School Football (NFHS Network)

​​Skills
Proficient at: Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Audition, Audacity












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