Chris Lewis

Location: Boise, Idaho

E-mail: clewis4444@gmail.com

Phone: 856-701-4906

Agency: CSE Talent

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Work Experience
 

CBS Sports Network, Viacom CBS

Play-by-Play Announcer — December 2020 to present

 

● Play-by-Play for college basketball games on CBS Sports Network

● College football Play-by-Play for select games

Bronco Sports Properties, Boise State/Learfield Sports

Radio Broadcaster — October 2013 to present

 

● Play-by-Play of every Boise State Women’s Basketball game

● Fill-in Broadcaster for Boise State Football & Men’s Basketball

● Host of Boise State Athletics “Off The Blue” Podcast

 

Mountain West Network, Boise State

Play-by-Play Announcer — September 2014 to present

 

● Video Play-by-Play Announcer for Boise State Olympic Sports

● Radio Announcer for Basketball in the Mountain West Tournament

● Host of "Boise State Women's Basketball Preview Show"

 

Cumulus Radio, KTIK Boise (93.1 FM)

Sports Talk Radio Host — September 2014 to May 2020

 

● Host of "Idaho Sports Talk" Weekdays from 1-3pm

● Play-by-Play and Coaches Show Host for High School Football

● Host of "Bronco Gamenight" - Boise State Football Postgame Show

 

Idaho Falls Chukars, Kansas City Royals Rookie Affiliate

Director of Broadcast/Media Relations — 2013-2014

 

● Provide Play-by-Play Broadcast of every game

● Put together media game notes, stat packs, recaps, and press releases

● Assist media to provide maximum coverage, and manage social media

Freelance Play-by-Play

Various Assignments — 2012 to Present

 

● Play-by-Play for Basque Soccer Friendly (Athletic Bilbao-Club Tijuana)

● Sidelines for Sports USA Media and Gameday Radio College Football

● Lead announcer for US Youth Soccer Regionals with Tourbeau Sports

● Play-by-Play of Idaho HS State Championships for NFHS Network  

● Play-by-Play and Reporter for Global Basketball Summer League

● Play-by-Play for the Camden Riversharks of the Atlantic League

 

ESPNU Campus Connection

Syracuse Bureau Chief— June 2012 to June 2013

 

● In charge of providing Syracuse University student content to ESPNU

● Serve as a liaison between Syracuse student media and ESPNU

 

WAER Radio (88.3 FM)

On-Air Talent, Producer, Personnel Director — October 2010 to May 2013

 

● Play-by-Play of Syracuse University Football, Basketball, and Lacrosse

● Studio Host, Feature Reporter, and Sports Update Anchor

 

CitrusTV

Anchor, Analyst, Executive Producer — September 2009 to May 2013

 

● Sports Anchor for weekly Sportscenter-Style Show and News Show

● Analyst and Studio Host, Syracuse University Pre and Post game Show

 

Awards

NSMA Nominated for 2017 Idaho Sportscaster of the Year

 

Idaho State Broadcasters Association Best Sports Talk Show

STAA All-American (2012, 2013) Rated 5th best College Broadcaster by Sportscasters Talent Agency of America

 

Syracuse Press Club                 Host of Best Professional Radio Sports Show (2013)

References

Jim Jackson - Philadelphia Phillies and Flyers Announcer

 

Bob Behler - Boise State Play- by-Play Announcer 

 

Paul Jolovitz - 94.1 WIP Sports Talk Host 

 

Dave Sims - Seattle Mariners and FS1 Play-by-Play Announcer        

Memberships

NABJ - National Association of Black Journalists

NSMA - National Sports Media Association

Education

Syracuse University

 

Bachelor of Science - 2013 Whitman School of Management

2010 - present

2010 - present