Fox Sports 920 The Jersey Returns As Flagship Station For 2018 Season
February 14, 2018 3:30 PM
Your Thunder, presented by NJM Insurance, in conjunction with Connoiseur Media are thrilled to announce a multi-year partnership with Fox Sports 920 AM The Jersey (WNJE-AM) to serve as the flagship radio station for Thunder baseball.
Thunder games will air on 920 AM and online at www.TrentonThunder.com/Broadcast with select games airing on 1040 WCHR-AM throughout the season with Jon Mozes and Spenser Smith on the call.
"I am excited to share the news that the 25th season of Thunder baseball will be heard on Fox Sports 920 AM," said Thunder GM/COO Jeff Hurley. "The station offers a premiere signal that ensures that our fans from all over the region won't miss a pitch all season."
WNJE-AM hosts Fox Sports Radio content throughout the day including Dan Patrick and Colin Cowherd. 920 AM also serves as the home of the Zach Gelb show, live and local Monday-Friday from 4-6pm, which has broadcast live from Radio Row at Super Bowl 52 and at the NCAA Tournament. The Zach Gelb show has had guests such as Phil Simms, Herschel Walker, Dave Hakstol, Johnny Damon, Curt Schilling, Carl Pavano, Jim Leyland, and Bobby Valentine. WNJE-AM can be heard throughout Bucks, Burlington and Mercer Counties and carries major sporting events such as The Super Bowl, NCAA Final Four, Major PGA Tournament events, as well as Rutgers University Football, Princeton Basketball and Football Coaches Shows and High School Football.
"920 The Jersey is excited to be the Flagship radio station of the Trenton Thunder," said Connoisseur Media COO/General Manager David Bevins. "We look forward to another exciting year."
On air, the Thunder welcome Spenser Smith as Broadcast and Media Relations Assistant for the 2018 season. Smith will work alongside Jon Mozes in the broadcast booth for games at ARM & HAMMER Park and assist in the team's media relations and marketing departments. Previously, Smith has announced for baseball teams in Walla Walla, WA, Palm Springs, CA, Lancaster, CA, Portland, OR, and Florence, KY. A 2014 graduate of Northwest Nazarene University (Nampa, ID), Smith earned the 2017 Robert Ford Award which is awarded to the Frontier League's Broadcaster of the Year.
Smith replaces Adam Giardino who accepted the position of Broadcast and Media Relations Manager with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
Your Thunder, presented by NJM Insurance, will begin the 2018 season, the 25th in franchise history, on Thursday, April 5 when they host the Richmond Flying Squirrels (San Francisco Giants). Season tickets, Pic-A-Plans, Mini Plans and Group Tickets are on sale now at www.TrentonThunder.com and by phone at 609-394-3300.