October 4, 2022

Connor Mills

The voice from New Jersey has found a home here in Athens, Ohio. Connor has worked his way up at the station and is the Production and Sports Director. He graduated from Ohio University in December of 2020 with a degree in Journalism.

Connor hosts the SportsFan on 970 WATH and is the play-by-play broadcaster for the Athens County Game of the Week during the football season on Power 105. Additionally, he is the play-by-play voice for Athens basketball and baseball.

Connor continues to serve as the on-field host for Ohio Football and on-court emcee for Ohio Men’s Basketball. He also was the public address announcer for Ohio Baseball, Swimming and Diving, Track and Field, and Softball.

His first broadcast experience was on ESPN+ as the Color Commentator for Ohio Bobcat wrestling and eventually became the lead voice. Connor also worked/learned public address announcing from his mentor, Ken Berger, the public address announcer for four summer Olympics (’04, ’08, ’12, ’16). They announced together for the Beast of the East wrestling tournament, Kinetic Multisports triathlons and announced atop Pier 17 in New York City for Beat the Streets.

Connor was awarded the Golden Microphone from his high school and is a National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) All-American.

You can reach him by email or phone at (740) 205-8616.