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Mike Parker, the “Voice of the Beavers,” at Reser Stadium on Nov. 13.

Voice of the Beavers speaks up

Maggie Akins, Sports Writer
November 16, 2023

Mike Parker has been the “voice of the Beavers” for 25 years. He dreamt of calling play-by-play on the radio since he was 7 years old and has been attending rivalry series games for the past 50 years...

OSU Sports broadcaster Mike Parker pauses while covering a Mens Basketball game in Gill Coliseum during the 2017-18 season. 

The Voice of the Beavers

Picture this: It’s a warm spring Friday evening at Goss Stadium, a soft breeze blowing in from the east, and the ever so alluring smells of hot dogs and buttered popcorn, with just over 3,000 people...

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