The Delaware 87ers announced Monday, the team has partnered with 610 AM WTEL in a radio broadcasting deal. WTEL will broadcast 20 Sevens home games live on air during the 2017-2018 season.
Geoff Arnold will handle the play-by-play duties on the radio broadcast this season. Arnold is the Director of Broadcasting and Public Relations for the Frederick Keys, the Advanced-A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles.
In addition to broadcast of the 87ers games, WTEL will launch a monthly, a hour long program featuring player and coach interviews and NBA G League news called “Sevens in 60”. The program will be hosted by Natalie Egenolf who is an Philadelphia Eagles reporter for Sirius XM, the host of Saturday Sports Social with 610 AM WTEL and is update anchor & digital correspondent for 97.5 the Fanatic.
Here is what Director of Marketing & Communications Alex Yoh for the Delaware 87ers had to say about the radio broadcasting partnership with 610 AM WTEL.
“We are very proud to launch this partnership with Beasley Media Group and 610 AM WTEL,” said Yoh. “This is an exciting opportunity to further extend the reach to our fans through one of the all-time most popular sports radio stations in the region.”
The full radio broadcast schedule is below.