Marky Billson

Location: Lake Wales, FL
To reach client call STAA:
(949) 648-STAA

PLAY-BY-PLAY AND RELATED:

ARIZONA (formerly Texas) WINTER & SUMMER BASEBALL LEAGUE
2013-Present Lead Play-by-Play Broadcaster and Media Director

TOURBEAU SPORTS GROUP
2015-Present Soccer Play-by-Play

TULANE IMG NETWORK
2015 Studio Host

OWLS NETWORK
December 2014 Warren Wilson College women’s college basketball Play-by-Play

WESTMORELAND SPORTS NETWORK
2014 Norwin High School Play-by-Play

ALEXANDRIA ACES
Minor League Baseball
2013 Lead Play-by-Play Broadcaster, Media Director, Webmaster

JOHNSTOWN TOMAHAWKS
2012 NAHL junior hockey team lead play-by-play

RIO GRANDE VALLEY WHITEWINGS
2012 Baseball Lead Play-by-Play Broadcaster, Media Director, Webmaster

PITTSBURGH PHANTOMS 2009 American Basketball Association Lead Play-by-Play Broadcaster

PITTSBURGH COLTS
2004 Semipro football Lead Play-by-Play Broadcaster

WLCY/WCNS, Blairsville/Latrobe, PA
1998-99 Football Lead Play-by-Play Broadcaster

JOHNSON CITY CARDINALS, WKPT, Kingsport, TN
1997 Minor League Baseball Lead Play-by-Play Broadcaster (Solo)

SPORTS TALK:

SPORTS RADIO WTAE, Pittsburgh
1998 Sports Talk Show Host

WEMB/WXIS, Tri-Cities, TN
1996-97 Sports Talk Show Host and Unicoi County High School Play-by-Play Announcer

FIELD REPORTING:

ESPN RADIO
1999 Tennessee Volunteers Football

UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH RADIO NETWORK
1998 Football Sideline Reporter

SPORTSFAN RADIO NETWORK
1997 College Football and National Hockey League Games

SPORTSWRITING EXPERIENCE:

Saturday Down South (Investigative Features)

Athlonsports.com (Pittsburgh Steelers, Pitt Panthers, South Carolina Gamecocks football writer)

Fifteen years of prestigious writing accomplishments, featuring beats covering the New York Mets, Pittsburgh Steelers, University of Pittsburgh Panthers, and the Wheeling Nailers; feature writing, blogs, editorial and columnist positions including:

PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE
2000-Present

METRO NEW YORK

SI.COM

BASEBALL DIGEST

WHEELING INTELLIGENCER

RIVALS.COM- PITT WEBSITE PANTHER-LAIR.COM

Primary author of PENNSYLVANIA SPORTS TRIVIA (2011), Overtime Books.

EDUCATION:

East Tennessee State University , Johnson City, TN
  • B.A. in Communications/Broadcasting 1996

OTHER:

  • Member of the Society of American Baseball Research, 1992-present
  • Media relations employee, Point Park College, Pittsburgh, PA, 1989-92
  • Varsity soccer player, Point Park College, Pittsburgh, PA, 1990
  • Varsity baseball outfield, University High School , Johnson City, TN, 1988-89

REFERENCES:

Paul Zeise
93.7 The Fan Pittsburgh, sports talk show host

Terry Shields
Ass. Sports Editor Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Ken Jaeger
Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings Executive