Benjamin, “BJ” Laudermilk, an aspiring play-by-play announcer, is a graduate of Rockwall High School and a current Radio and Television student at Texas A&M-Commerce. He began his sports broadcasting career as an on-air personality with his high school’s broadcasting team. He has been the walk-up announcer for his high school baseball team, the announcer and clock operator for middle school football teams, and most recently, was the “voice” of the Rockwall High School Orange Wave band.
BJ was a recipient of one of the Texas Broadcast Education Foundation’s scholarships and is a 2016 South Central Broadcasting Society award finalist. He has been with 88.9 KETR since November, 2015. He lives in Rockwall where he enjoys watching baseball and football and spending time with his family.