Featured on the May 23 WBOC Sports Report: Game 7 NHL Eastern Conference Finals – Capitals at Lightning The Eastern Shore Impact for Salisbury’s lacrosse programs Highlights of the Phillies, Nationals, and Orioles
About Matt Pencek
Matt joined WBOC in October 2015 as a Sports Broadcast Journalist. He is a native of Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania. Matt graduated from Penn State where he received a bachelor’s degree in journalism. He started his broadcast career as the news/sports director of WEMR AM 1460 in his hometown of Tunkhannock. Matt held that same position for WALI/WROG radio in Cumberland, MD. His first television position was as the weekend sports anchor at WHAG-TV in Hagerstown, MD where he eventually became the Sports Director. Matt then moved to Florence, SC to become a sports reporter/anchor for WPDE-TV In 2011 along with his brother David, Matt co-authored The Great Book of Penn State Sports Lists. From 2012 – 2015 he was the lead radio play-by-play voice for The Friday Night High School Football Game of the Week for DE FOX Sports 1290 in Wilmington, DE. The last 2 years at the radio station Matt was the studio host during the University of Delaware Football radio broadcasts. He has also called the action for the both the Blue Hens men’s and women’s basketball teams. Outside of work, Matt is married to his wife Shannon and has two sons; Jack and Connor. E-mail Matt Pencek at firstname.lastname@example.org and follow him on Twitter @mattpencek_wboc. Check out all stories by Matt.
Thursday, May 24 is the start of the 2018 DIAA Baseball State Tournament . Cape Henlopen is the only team from the Henlopen Conference to earn a first round bye. The fourth seeded Vikings will play the winner of Newark Charter and Archmere in the second round. Cape began the season as the 47th ranked […]
Atlanta, GA – NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the “The Star-Spangled Banner” but requiring them to stand if they come to the field. It is an issue that was felt in Baltimore. The Ravens were booed […]
Featured on the May 22 WBOC Sports Report: The Redskins’ Alabama connection The Phillies attempt to move into first place Padres at Nationals
Elizabeth Cataldi is a three sport athlete (volleyball, indoor track, and softball) who has earned Distinguished Honor Roll at Seaford.
Featured on the May 16 WBOC Sports Report: Dez Bryant says no to a contract offer from the Ravens Salisbury University attempts to punch their ticket to another NCAA Mens Lacrosse Final Four Phillies at Orioles
A 17-1 regular season record helped Smyrna earn a number two seed in the Delaware High School State Softball Tournament. In their 18 games, the Eagles pitched 6 shutouts. In addition, Smyrna scored ten runs or more in nine games. The Eagles are matched-up with 15 seed Polytech in the Saturday May 19th first round. […]
Mike Drass, the long time successful football coach at Wesley College, died on Monday in his Dover home of an apparent heart attack. Drass was 57 years old. He had coached the Wolverines for 25 years achieving a 229-69-1 record including NCAA playoff appearances the past 13 seasons. Drass had shown the ability to get […]
Featured on the May 9 WBOC Sports Report: 76ers at Celtics – NBA Playoffs Morrisville State at Salisbury – NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Tournament The Eagles add Matt Jones to their group of running backs
On Wednesday Salisbury University begins its defense of their status as two-time NCAA Division III Men’s Lacrosse National Champions. The Sea Gulls (16-3) have won ten in a row and enter the 2018 NCAA Tournament ranked #7 nationally. Salisbury’s only loss in regulation was March 24 at York. Eight Sea Gulls are playing the final […]