Virginia Tech student, Evan Hughes is honored with the 2021 Jim Nantz Sportcasting Award

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Roanoke, Va. (WFXR) — How does someone develop into the top collegiate sports broadcaster? For Evan Hughes, it was innate. At 12-years-old he volunteered as the public address announcer for his sister’s all-star softball games, since then his fervor for broadcasting has only grown.

Hughes details what this honor means to him and what his plans are moving forward with broadcasting.

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