November 16, 2012 - National Lacrosse League (NLL) - Edmonton Rush
Edmonton, AB - President Dave Jamieson announced today that 8-year radio on-air veteran, Mike McGuire will be the team's in-game host this year.
McGuire has spent most of his radio years on one of Canada's premiere country music stations. Also an experienced emcee and charity spokesperson, Mike is well known as a community-minded, fun-loving announcer who developed a loyal fan base which continues to follow him in the thousands by way of social media and video blogging. His video series was recently picked up by TopCountry.ca, and he still blogs regularly at www.mikeonamonday.com, with a new podcast launching in 2013.
"Mike's tremendous passion for the Edmonton Rush will be on full display for our legion of fans and he'll be a great addition to the game day experience at Rexall Place this season". states Jamieson
McGuire recently joined Alberta's newest Country Music Station launching in the new year, 93.1 The One (serving the home of the Edmonton Rush's official training facility, the City of Leduc), Mike is extremely excited to also become a part of the Edmonton Rush family.
"I've been an Edmonton Rush fan since Day 1. I still have my "Inaugural Season" jersey! I have nothing but the utmost respect for the office, the players, and most importantly, the fans!
"I can't wait to be a small part of Edmonton's hottest-growing and most fan-friendly franchise!"
Rush Season Tickets are now on-sale and available by calling the Rush office at 780 732-RUSH.
The 2012 Western Division Champions, Edmonton Rush will open the 2013 Season to Champions Cup on Sunday, January 13th against national rivals the Toronto Rock at 2:00 p.m. on Crystal Glass Field at Rexall Place.