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Doc Emrick to speak at Manchester

A heads-up that Mike “Doc” Emrick, who does the play-by-play for Olympic and NHL hockey, will be on the Manchester College (his alma mater) campus this Tuesday, Sept. 7. He's presenting a convocation at 3:30 p.m. in Cordier Auditorium. We can work interviews into his day, if you would like to meet with him and you're invited to his presentation.

His message to students is the focus and hard work it took, beginning at Manchester as founder of WBKE radio station (affiliated with NPR and NIPR), and practicing at MC games and with the Komets.

It all began in 1957, when as a pre-teen, he saw his first hockey game

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