Our Broadcasters

 

Gary Laubach Gary Laubach, Sports Director & Broadcaster
Gary began his broadcasting career with Twin County in 1972. Twin County eventually became C-TEC and then RCN. Gary is a Sports Director/Broadcaster for RCN TV. He currently broadcasts about 140 sports and entertainment broadcasts a year, and oversees the scheduling of all sporting events for RCN.  (View Gary’s weekly blog).
Chris Michael Chris Michael – Broadcaster
Chris handles play-by-play for RCN sports, including baseball, football & basketball games and produces/hosts the station’s 60-minute live call-in show. Chris’s other responsibilities include reporting on local news & sports stories; conducting “Take 5″ interviews with community and political leaders, producing commercials, voiceovers and promos; and generating blog entries and videos on the internet.  (View Chris’ weekly blog).  (Listen to the weekly podcast).
Devin-Almonte-2019 Devin Almonte
Devin Almonte joined the RCN team in 2018. Pursuing her passion for television and news after starting a family in 2008, she thoroughly enjoys her blended career working as a TV host, broadcaster, product expert, actress, and print model. In addition to appearing on RCN TV, she can be seen as an on-air host for QVC in their health and wellness space. Always busy, she also manages her lifestyle blog and product services division, Life Assembled,which is a destination for “everything health and wellness”.  When Devin’s not working, you’ll usually find her at the gym or enjoying quiet time at home with family, friends and her two dogs.
Scott-Barr-2019 Scott Barr – Broadcaster
Scott began his broadcast career with RCN in 1985, and serves as the studio’s expert for wrestling and tennis broadcasts. In addition, he has been part of the broadcast team for a wide range of other sports including baseball, football, basketball, lacrosse, kickboxing, soccer and boxing. In 1997, Scott authored a book about the District XI Wrestling Tournament called “Wrestling Country,” and has been a part of many conference, district and state championship broadcasts. Each year, he also serves as a co-host of the Dream Come True Telethon. Scott lives in the Lehigh Valley with his wife, Melissa, and their four children, from pre-school to college age!
Tom_Braun_2019 Tom Braun – Media Specialist and Parade Commentator
Tom is a teacher in the Bethlehem School District who assists RCN TV with special events as a media specialist and parade commentator.
KeithGroller1.jpg Keith Groller, The Morning Call/RCN TV Sports Talk
Co-Host
Keith has been covering sports at The Morning Call since 1979 and has won numerous community service awards in the Lehigh Valley in his career.  He was The Morning Call’s “Publisher’s Excellence” award winner in 1999, a two-time winner for digital excellence and has been inducted into the Lehigh Valley Basketball Hall of Fame, the Lehigh Valley Sports Hall of Fame, the Blue Mouantain Baseball League Hall of Fame and the Dieruff High School Hall of Fame for his coverage.  Groller and his wife of 34 years, Margie, have three children and three grandchildren.
buddy Buddy Lesavoy – Pennsylvania Crossfire Host
Buddy hosts “Pennsylvania (PA) Crossfire”, a weekly half-hour program that is produced at the RCN Studios for the Lehigh Valley Tax Limitation Group.  The participants on the program discuss contemporary topics which are in the news. 
John Leone John Leone – Color Commentator
John has been an RCN Sportscaster since 1997, when he joined Gary Laubach as color commentator for Lafayette basketball coverage on the Lafayette Sports Network.  He is a former basketball coach at Lafayette College.
Mike_Joseph_2019 Michael Joseph- Color Analyst
Michael has been a Color Analyst for RCN for 8 years. Mike coached Division 1-AA football for Villanova University in 1990-91, where he received his Masters degree in Education, and B.S. Degree in Industrial Engineering at Lafayette College where he served as Defensive Backfield Coach and Recruiting Coordinator from 1992-2000. He holds the All-Time record for Interceptions at Lafayette and was an All-Patriot League selection at defensive back in 1987. A Parkland High School product, Mike played quarterback and safety and catcher on the Parkland baseball team, and was all-conference both his junior and senior years, in both baseball and football. Mike resides in Bloomsbury, NJ with his wife Christine, and three children, Peyton, Caroline and Tyler.
Tom-Stoudt-2019 Tom Stoudt – Color Commentator
Tom began his broadcasting career with RCN TV in 2010 as the analyst for high school basketball alongside Gary Laubach. He served 15 years as a basketball coach at his alma mater, Dieruff High School in Allentown. Additionally Tom saw much success as an AAU boys basketball coach, leading the Lehigh Valley Wildcats (2003-2005) and the Lehigh Valley Heat (2007). He guided these teams to four consecutive national tournaments. Since 1994 Tom has been employed by the Allentown School District as a Home and School Visitor. He and his wife, Nilsa, reside in Northampton. They have two sons, Tom and Travis, and three grandchildren, Sophia, Ella, and Grayson.

Randy_Kane_2019 Randy Kane – Color Commentator
Randy began with RCN TV in the late 1970’s when it was Twin County Cable as a color commentator for local auto racing telecasts. Randy has remained with RCN TV since and is now the lead announcer for local auto racing programs. Randy lives in Berks County with his wife, Carol. In January 2012, a grandson, Chase, arrived. Randy grew up in Allentown, PA. and graduated in 1971 from William Allen High School. As an auto racing journalist, Randy writes weekly columns for Area Auto Racing News in Trenton, NJ and with the Allentown, PA based Morning Call.  As a freelance journalist, Randy has written numerous magazine articles in many national publications and won honors and awards for writing. Randy worked for 17-years as an auto racing announcer for RCN TV covering Nazareth Raceway and Nazareth Speedway prior to doing races at Flemington Fair Speedway in Flemington, NJ for three seasons. Since 2000, he’s been broadcasting from Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, PA annually on RCN TV as the lead auto racing RCN TV announcer.
 Mike-Feltonberger_2019 Mike Feltenberger, Color Analyst – Grandview Speedway
Mike began his Grandview Racing broadcasting career at RCN TV in 2009 as a partner to Randy Kane. Since then, Mike has also co-hosted several RCN Sports Talk programs from the Allentown Fair that were devoted to auto racing.  Mike resides in Reading with his wife Mena and is a 1973 graduate of Reading High School. Auto racing has been virtually Mike’s entire life. He is currently employed at Speedway Entertainment which promotes auto racing at the Action Track USA at the Kutztown Fairgrounds. He is also the chief starter at the Action Track and works the Indoor Racing Series for Sammons Motorsports. Mike has an established resume as an auto racing photographer with numerous local and national awards and honors.  In the 1980s and early 1990s Mike was the lap-by-lap announcer for the Tri Track Series (Grandview, Penn National and Big Diamond) broadcasts on the former WHUM and WAGO AM radio stations in Reading.  Mike has attended Grandview Speedway as a fan and media member since 1968. He was also the assistant starter at the track from 1989 until 2000 – before getting back behind the camera as both a racing photographer and an RCN broadcaster.
 nunemacher Ryan Nunamaker – Color Commentator
Ryan was born and raised in the Lehigh Valley. As a product of the District XI wrestling community, Ryan wrestled at Nazareth High School from 1988 to 1992, and then went on to wrestle for North Carolina State University. After graduating from college, Ryan began a teaching and coaching career in the Parkland School District. At the high school level, Ryan was an assistant coach at Parkland for four years, and he held the head coaching position from 2004 – 2017. In 2017, Ryan began his commentating career as a high school wrestling analyst for RCN Sports. In addition to his position with RCN, Ryan currently teaches mathematics at Parkland High School and resides in Schnecksville.
Tony_Ortiz_2019 Tony Ortiz – Host of Nuestro Valle
Born in Mexico, Jose  Antonio (Tony) moved to the United States, eventually settling in the Lehigh Valley.  He joined a fellowship program at WLVT-PBS 39, embarking on a successful television career as director, producer and host of several public affairs shows showcasing the Mexican, Latino and African American communities. He has served as producer and host of RCN-TV’s Nuestro Valle  program since 2008. Tony lends his voice for commercial and instructional videos as well as acting in commercials for various agencies. Tony has worked with organizations as diverse as the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley, AIDSNET, Rising Tide CLF, Latin Alliance of the Lehigh Valley and as past president of the Mexican Cultural Center in Philadelphia. He also performs with the Lehigh University Choral Arts.