WBEV/1430 ESPN’s Bates Named WBCA Media Person Of The Year

95.3 WBEV/1430 ESPN’s Wade Bates has been named the “Media Person of the Year” by the Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association.

“I have a passion for high school and American Legion baseball and do my best to promote the great things prep and college players do on and off the field.  I appreciate the honor by the WBCA.” Bates told DailyDodge.com.

Bates has covered high school baseball in the state of Wisconsin for nearly 30 years including the last six years in Beaver Dam for Good Karma Brands. He is also currently the voice of Marian University Baseball on the Marian Sports Network.

Bates will be honored at the WBCA Hall of Fame Luncheon set for Saturday, February 11th at the Middleton Marriott Hotel in the Madison area.

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