Boyle, Chappell Earn Sports Honors

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The National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association has named Indiana Pacers radio voice Mark Boyle Indiana's 2014 Sportscaster of The Year. The organization has also honored former Indianapolis Star reporter Mike Chappell as Indiana Sportswriter of The Year.

Awards from the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association

HALL OF FAME SPORTSCASTERS

Bill Raftery, Big East Network, ESPN, CBS, FOX Sports

*Dick Schaap, The Sports Reporters, ESPN

HALL OF FAME SPORTSWRITERS

Hal McCoy, Dayton Daily News, Fox Sports Ohio

Lesley Visser, Boston Globe, HBO, ABC, ESPN, CBS, CBSSports.com

NATIONAL SPORTSCASTER

Mike 'Doc' Emrick, NBC

NATIONAL SPORTSWRITER

Tom Verducci, Sports Illustrated

ALABAMA SPORTSCASTER

Eli Gold, Alabama Crimson Tide Sports Network/Learfield, Tuscaloosa

ALABAMA SPORTSWRITER

Brandon Marcello, AL.com, Auburn

ARIZONA SPORTSCASTER

Dave Pasch, Cardinals Radio Network/98.7 FM, Phoenix

ARIZONA SPORTSWRITER

Kent Somers, Arizona Republic, Phoenix

ARKANSAS SPORTSCASTER

Steve Sullivan, KATV-TV, Little Rock

ARKANSAS SPORTSWRITER

Harry King, Stephens Media, Little Rock

CALIFORNIA SPORTSCASTER

Vin Scully, Dodgers TV Network/Sportsnet LA, Los Angeles

CALIFORNIA SPORTSWRITER

Ann Killion, San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco

COLORADO SPORTSCASTER

Drew Goodman, 104.3 The Fan, ROOT Sports/Rockies, Denver

COLORADO SPORTSWRITER

Mark Kizsla, Denver Post, Denver

CONNECTICUT SPORTSCASTER

Joe D’Ambrosio, WTIC /UConn Radio Network, Hartford

CONNECTICUT SPORTSWRITER

Jeff Jacobs, Hartford Courant, Hartford

DELAWARE SPORTSCASTER

Matt Janus, WDSD/Blue Rocks Radio, Wilmington

DELAWARE SPORTSWRITER

Brad Myers, News Journal, Wilmington

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA SPORTSCASTER

Joe Beninati, Capitals/CSN Washington, Washington

Bob Carpenter, Nationals/MASN, Washington

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA SPORTSWRITER

Thom Loverro, Washington Times, Washington

FLORIDA SPORTSCASTER

Gene Deckerhoff, FSU/IMG & Bucs Radio Networks, Tallahassee/Tampa

FLORIDA SPORTSWRITER

Gary Shelton, Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg

GEORGIA SPORTSCASTER

Steve Holman, Hawks Radio Network/92.9 The Game, Atlanta

GEORGIA SPORTSWRITER

Steve Hummer, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Atlanta

IDAHO SPORTSCASTER

Tom Morris, Idaho Vandals Sports Properties/Learfield, Moscow

IDAHO SPORTSWRITER

Brian Murphy, Idaho Statesman, Boise

ILLINOIS SPORTSCASTER

Pat Hughes, Cubs Radio Network/WGN, Chicago

ILLINOIS SPORTSWRITER

Rick Telander, Sun-Times, Chicago

INDIANA SPORTSCASTER

Mark Boyle, Pacers Radio Network/107.5/1070 The Fan, Indianapolis

INDIANA SPORTSWRITER

Mike Chappell, Indianapolis Star, Indianapolis

IOWA SPORTSCASTER

Andy Garman, KCCI-TV, Des Moines

IOWA SPORTSWRITER

Mike Hlas, Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar Rapids

KANSAS SPORTSCASTER

Mike Kennedy, Shocker Sports Properties/KEYN, Wichita

KANSAS SPORTSWRITER

Gary Bedore, Journal World, Lawrence

KENTUCKY SPORTSCASTER

Kent Spencer, WHAS-TV, Louisville

KENTUCKY SPORTSCASTER

Eric Crawford, WDRB.com, Louisville

LOUISIANA SPORTSCASTER

Ed Daniels, WGNO-TV, New Orleans

LOUISIANA SPORTSWRITER

Glenn Guilbeau, Gannett, Baton Rouge

MAINE SPORTSCASTER

Don Shields, Black Bear Sports Network/Learfield, Orono

MAINE SPORTSWRITER

Mark Emmert, Press-Herald, Portland

MARYLAND SPORTSCASTER

Johnny Holliday, Terrapin Sports Network,MASN, College Park

MARYLAND SPORTSWRITER

Jeff Zrebiec, Baltimore Sun, Baltimore

MASSACHUSETTS SPORTSCASTER

Dave Goucher, WBZ-FM/Bruins Network, Boston

Dan Roche, WBZ-TV, Boston

MASSACHUSETTS SPORTSWRITER

Nick Cafardo, Boston Globe, Boston

Kevin Paul Dupont, Boston Globe, Boston

MICHIGAN SPORTSCASTER

Dan Dickerson, Tigers Radio Network/WXYT, Detroit

MICHIGAN SPORTSWRITER

Jeff Seidel, Free Press, Detroit

MINNESOTA SPORTSCASTER

Dawn Mitchell, KMSP-TV, Minneapolis

MINNESOTA SPORTSWRITER

Joe Christensen, Star Tribune, Minneapolis

MISSISSIPPI SPORTSCASTER

Jim Ellis, Mississippi State Bulldog Sports Network/Learfield, Starkville

MISSISSIPPI SPORTSWRITER

Rick Cleveland, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame, Jackson

MISSOURI SPORTSCASTER

Mike Shannon, KMOX Radio/Cardinals, St. Louis

MISSOURI SPORTSWRITER

Andy McCullough, Kansas City Star, Kansas City

MONTANA SPORTSCASTER

Ron Bruschi, KOJM Radio, Havre

MONTANA SPORTSWRITER

Greg Rachac, Billings Gazette, Billings

NEBRASKA SPORTSCASTER

Andy Kendeigh, KETV, Omaha

NEBRASKA SPORTSWRITER

Sam McKewon, World-Herald, Omaha

NEVADA SPORTSCASTER

Chris Maathuis, KLAS-TV, Las Vegas

NEVADA SPORTSWRITER

Ed Graney, Review-Journal, Las Vegas

NEW HAMPSHIRE SPORTSCASTER

Bob Lipman, UNH Sports Network/Learfield, Manchester

NEW HAMPSHIRE SPORTSWRITER

Tim O’Sullivan, Concord Monitor, Concord

NEW JERSEY SPORTSCASTER

Matt Loughlin, Devils Radio Network/WFAN, Newark

NEW JERSEY SPORTSWRITER

Greg Tufaro, Gannett New Jersey, East Brunswick

NEW MEXICO SPORTSCASTER

Bob Brown, 101.7 The Team, Albuquerque

NEW MEXICO SPORTSWRITER

Mark Smith, Albuquerque Journal, Albuquerque

NEW YORK SPORTSCASTER

Bruce Beck, WNBC-TV, New York

Ian Eagle, YES Network, New York

NEW YORK SPORTSWRITER

Frank Isola, New York Daily News, New York

NORTH CAROLINA SPORTSCASTER

Stan Cotten, Wake Forest/IMG Sports Network, Winston-Salem

Jeff Gravley, WRAL-TV, Raleigh

NORTH CAROLINA SPORTSWRITER

Ed Hardin, News & Record, Greensboro

NORTH DAKOTA SPORTSCASTER

Rod Kleinjan, KDIX Radio, Dickinson

NORTH DAKOTA SPORTSWRITER

Chris Aarhus, Jamestown Sun, Jamestown

OHIO SPORTSCASTER

Dan Hoard, Bengals Radio Network, Bearcats/IMG Sports Network, Cincinnati

OHIO SPORTSWRITER

Hal McCoy, Dayton Daily News, Dayton

OKLAHOMA SPORTSCASTER

Bruce Howard, Golden Hurricane Sports Network/Learfield, Tulsa

OKLAHOMA SPORTSWRITER

Berry Tramel, The Oklahoman, Oklahoma City

OREGON SPORTSCASTER

Joe Becker, KGW-TV, Portland

OREGON SPORTSWRITER

John Canzano, The Oregonian, Portland

PENNSYLVANIA SPORTSCASTER

Tom McGinnis, Sixers Radio Network/97.5 The Fanatic, Philadelphia

PENNSYLVANIA SPORTSWRITER

Bob Ford, Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia

RHODE ISLAND SPORTSCASTER

Ken Bell, WLNE-TV, Providence

RHODE ISLAND SPORTSWRITER

Brendan McGair, Pawtucket Times, Pawtucket

SOUTH CAROLINA SPORTSCASTER

Kevin McCrarey, South Carolina Radio Network, Columbia

SOUTH CAROLINA SPORTSWRITER

Lou Bezjak, Florence Morning News, Florence

SOUTH DAKOTA SPORTSCASTER

Jeff Duffy, KOKK Radio, Huron

SOUTH DAKOTA SPORTSWRITER

John Papendick, American News, Aberdeen

TENNESSEE SPORTSCASTER

Pete Weber, Nashville Predators TV/Fox Sports Tennessee, Nashville

TENNESSEE SPORTSWRITER

David Climer, The Tennessean, Nashville

Geoff Calkins, Commercial Appeal, Memphis

TEXAS SPORTSCASTER

Bill Schoening, Spurs Radio Network/WOAI, San Antonio

TEXAS SPORTSWRITER

Kirk Bohls, American Statesman, Austin

UTAH SPORTSCASTER

Steve Klauke, Salt Lake Bees/1280 KZNS, Salt Lake City

UTAH SPORTSWRITER

Kurt Kragthorpe, Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City

VERMONT SPORTSCASTER

Rich Haskell, WCPV-FM 101.3, Colchester

VERMONT SPORTSWRITER

Alex Abrami, Burlington Free Press, Burlington

Anna Grearson, Times Argus, Barre

VIRGINIA SPORTSCASTER

Wes McElroy, WRNL Radio, Richmond

VIRGINIA SPORTSWRITER

David Teel, Daily Press, Newport News

WASHINGTON SPORTSCASTER

Larry Weir, EWU Eagle Radio Network/700 ESPN, Cheney

WASHINGTON SPORTSCASTER

Dave Boling, Tacoma News Tribune, Tacoma

WEST VIRGINIA SPORTSCASTER

Steve Cotton, Thundering Herd IMG Sports Network, Huntington

WEST VIRGINIA SPORTSWRITER

Chuck McGill, Daily Mail, Charleston

WISCONSIN SPORTSCASTER

Brian Anderson, Brewers/Fox Sports Wisconsin, Milwaukee

WISCONSIN SPORTSWRITER

*Tom Mulhern, Wisconsin State Journal, Madison

WYOMING SPORTSCASTER

Trevor Jackson, Sheridan Media, Sheridan

Reece Monaco, KFBC Radio, Cheyenne

WYOMING SPORTSWRITER

Mike Vorel, Casper Star Tribune, Casper