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Sunday, July 29, 2012
Fifth-year announcer injects life into Grizzlies games
The “woohoos” and “day-Os” that Gastonia Grizzlies fans have become so accustomed to hearing might have never become part of the Grizzlies experience had Brian Rushing not had the courage to make a cold call.
Rushing, now in his fifth season as the Grizzlies’ lively public address announcer, had attended numerous games prior to getting the job. Frankly, he was never impressed with the team’s announcing, and when the team hired a new general manager following the 2007 season, he saw his opportunity. read the story here