Jack Dale on "Texas Country Reporter" - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

7/25/03

Jack Dale on "Texas Country Reporter"

He was the voice of the Red Raiders for more than 50 years and now Jack Dale will be featured on "Texas County Reporter."

Dale's dream started on a farm in Kansas where he called imaginary Army-Navy football games as a child. And from the tractor seat to the press box, it all came to life in 1952 as Dale started announcing Texas Tech games. Dale called his last Tech basketball game on April 3rd.

In his 50 season span Dale called in sick just once and only missed three basketball games because of football broadcast obligations.

You can see his story Saturday evening at 5pm and again Sunday morning at 8am.

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