Having grown up in Irving, Bill has deep roots in the DFW area.
A graduate of the University of Oklahoma, he has spent his entire sportscasting career in the state of Texas, working in Lubbock, San Antonio, and Dallas-Fort Worth.
He spent eight years at KXAS-TV from 1990-97 before becoming the television play-by-play broadcaster for the Texas Rangers baseball club for five years.
Since then, Bill has worked for the Dallas Cowboys, doing pre-season television play-by-play on CBS 11 as well as hosting a variety of weekly television programs including Cowboys Huddle on CBS 11.
Bill also has worked for Fox Sports Net and ESPN doing play-by-play of a wide variety of college sports including Big 12 football, basketball, baseball, swimming and diving, gymnastics, track and field and wrestling.
Bill and his wife, Stacy, live in Southlake and have three daughters, Jennifer, Jessica and Jordan. And, as of Christmas 2007 are the proud owners of two beagle puppies, Beau and Romo.
Kaylie King from Argyle High School was handed a $1,000 scholarship last month for her achievements in the classroom, on the basketball court and in her community.
Victoria Baudendistel from Celina High School is both a cheerleader and a softball player, but it’s her charity work that really sets her apart from the crowd. That’s why she was given a special honor.
Tori Poullard from North Side High School in Fort Worth was honored for her excellent work in the classroom, her performance on the softball field and her volunteer work in the community.
Garland High School football player Hunter Merriman received a big surprise when, in front of his classmates, he was announced as this month’s winner of a $1,000 college scholarship.
The world has taken notice.
A few takeaways from Super Bowl 50.
Once again this year, my selection committee invitation must have gotten lost in the mail. So, this is my unsolicited ballot.
Football may be king in Texas, but for one Southlake family, hockey rules the roost.
North Texas student athletes were shocked this past school year with special $1,000 scholarships in honor of their achievements in sports and in the classroom.
Some of the stars on TCU’s sprint relay team have seen success on the gridiron as well.
Preston Smith of McKinney High School has been described as a “gym rat,” and now he is being honored for his work on the basketball court, in the classroom, and in his community.
Peyton Graber from Nimitz High School in the Irving ISD received a special honor for her accomplishments on the volleyball court, in the classroom and in her community.