QUINCY (WGEM) -- For the sixth straight season, WGEM will broadcast the boys’ basketball contest between Quincy Notre Dame and Quincy High School.
The game will air live Saturday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m. on WGEM-TV, WGEM SportsRadio (AM1440/98.9FM), WGEM News Talk 105.1FM, and on the WGEM radio mobile apps.
WGEM Sports Director Tony Cornish, Jr. will again handle play-by-play duties for the broadcast. Cornish, Jr. was awarded as “Best Sportscaster” by the Illinois Broadcasters Association in 2020. The Iowa Broadcast News Association has bestowed Cornish, Jr. with first place in play-by-play for the last two years.
Broc Hampsmire and Eric Ervin will join Cornish, Jr. with color analysis.
Hampsmire, WGEM’s voice of the Blue Devils, is entering his 18th year of broadcasting for WGEM. Hampsmire has covered everything from Quincy University’s appearance at the NCAA World Series to high school football and basketball state tournament games. He has been the voice of QHS basketball for the last eleven seasons.
Ervin is entering his 29th year of broadcasting local sports and has been WGEM’s voice of the QND Raiders for 25 years. In 2019, Ervin was inducted into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.