his public address announcing career in 1982
at Labette Community College in Parsons, KS,
for the wrestling program there and the next
year began announcing women's basketball.
Rob continues at Labette, announcing
wrestling, men and women's basketball,
volleyball and baseball.
In 2009, Rob was the named the winner of the
prestigious National Association of Sports
Public Address Announcers - Junior College
Public Address Announcer of the Year.
Throughout Rob's tenure as an announcer, he
had always strived to be prepared and
professional when working any event, whether
a wrestling match or acting as an emcee, or
announcing a basketball or rodeos, Rob has
strived to give his very best in his
Rob has expanded his announcing
opportunities over the years to announcing
over 150 events in 2013. Some of the events
Rob announces for are sports at Pittsburg,
KS High School, including football,
basketball, wrestling and baseball. Labette
Community College, NJCAA, and Special
Rob has also been honored by being allowed
to announce Regional, State and National
Events, including NCAA DII Football
Playoffs, NJCAA National Football Game,
NJCAA National Track and Field, NJCAA
National Women's Basketball Tournament,
NJCAA Region VI Basketball, Kansas 4-A
State Baseball, as well as professional
baseball Joplin Blasters.
Rob has not forgotten his roots and does a
great deal of volunteer announcing
including; Special Olympics Kansas State
Games, Parsons Chamber of Commerce Christmas
Parade, Katy Days Festival, and the Gary J.
Daniels Sunbelt Rodeo, just to name a few.
Rob believes it is important to give back to
the community and does so in a variety of
way, other than announcing, by being
involved in numerous civic and community
organizations and activities.
If you and questions or comments please
contact Rob at