Benedictine to web cast all football games live in 2007

Benedictine to web cast all football games live in 2007
August 31, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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Benedictine University athletics has announced that all 10 of the Eagles 2007 football games will be broadcast live via the campus' web site. Each web cast will begin 10 minutes prior to the scheduled kickoff. The link for the web casts can be found at: http://www.ben.edu/athletics/eagleslive Mark "Moose" Vasko, who has been involved in local radio for over 20 years, will handle the play-by-play responsibilities for all games. Vasko, a graduate of Naperville North High School and SIU-Carbondale, has worked at both WSCR-The Score in Chicago and nationally for Sporting News Radio. Additionally, Vasko has also been a broadcaster for the Kane County Cougars from 1992-96 and has called numerous local prep and college games.


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.