Tarantulas games to be broadcast on the Internet
[TOPEKA, KS.] - The Topeka Tarantulas of the Central Hockey League (CHL) announced today that the club will broadcast all games during the 2004-2005 season on the team's website.
All 60 of the Tarantulas games, as well as the playoffs, will be broadcasted on the web at www.topekatarantulas.com/broadcast. The games can also be accessed by clicking the Live! Broadcasts link on the team's homepage. The broadcasts will originate from 1490 AM KTOP, a Cumulus Broadcasting owned station.
Handling the play-by-play duties for the Tarantulas this season will be Bob Rennison, who is the Tarantulas Director of Broadcasting. Rennison broadcasted the 1999-2000 Topeka Scarecrow's regular season and the 2001 playoffs. After leaving the Scarecrows, Rennison was the Sports Director of KCXL in Liberty, Missouri where he was the play-by-play broadcaster for the Kansas City Knights basketball team, Avila University football and basketball and high school football, volleyball, basketball, baseball, and soccer.
In addition to the play-by-play, the game broadcasts will feature a pre-game and post-game show. The pre-game show will air 20 minutes prior to face-off and the post-game show will feature an on-ice interview following home games.
Central Hockey League action is back at the Landon Arena this Friday, October 22nd. The Tarantulas play host to the Wichita Thunder at 7:35 pm. The first 2,500 fans will receive magnetic schedules courtesy of KTPK 106.9.
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