Charles R. Beattie, IV
1137 Hyacinth Ave. E.
St. Paul, MN 55106
Sports broadcasting professional with an emphasis on live events and play-by-play coverage for radio, television, and online platforms. Extensive experience in baseball, basketball, football, hockey lacrosse and soccer. Additional experience writing and editing for television, radio production, and feature writing.
KSTC 45-TV 2016-Present
Play-by-play voice of Minnesota State High School Football “Prep Bowl” Championships. Play-by-play voice and sideline reporter for the 2019 Minnesota State Boys High School Hockey tournament. Research consultant for Minnesota State High School Football, Hockey, and Basketball Championships.
School Space Media 2014-Present
Play-by-play regular season and playoff play-by-play broadcast coverage for prep sports in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro area on company’s “Prepspotlight.tv” web broadcasting platform. Lead broadcaster for company’s coverage of Minnesota High School football, soccer, volleyball, hockey, basketball and lacrosse coverage. Writer, producer, feature reporter for company’s flagship “Minnesota Prep Spotlight” show (2015-present). Broadcast manager overseeing scheduling, advertising traffic and quality control for over 700 live online broadcasts per season.
Augsburg University 2017-Present
Play-by-play voice for football, volleyball, basketball, baseball, softball and hockey broadcasts.
CCX Sports/Channel 12 2017-Present
Play-by-play voice for station’s coverage of high school football, soccer, basketball, hockey, and baseball.
1500 ESPN – Minneapolis/St. Paul 2015-Present
Play-by-play voice for station’s annual “Town Ball Classic” baseball showcase, in conjunction with the Minnesota Twins.
Minnesota Twins Baseball Club – Minneapolis, MN 2010-2016
Engineered Twins Spanish-Language radio broadcasts. Responsible for all aspects of production, including maintenance of clean, clear broadcast, playing and logging of commercial spots, editing pregame segments, facilitating post-game on-field interviews as well as cutting in-game highlights. Created program content for “Twins Gameday,” the official in-game program.
SportsData, LLC – Minneapolis, MN 2014-18
Provided pre-and-post-game written content for company’s coverage of NCAA Division I (FBS) football and NCAA Division I basketball. Content published through the official website of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, NCAA.com. Demonstrated ability to provide engaging, accurate content under strict, time-sensitive deadlines. Duties included coverage of College Football Playoff and bowl games, as well as Men’s and Women’s NCAA Basketball Tournaments.
Minnesota Wild Hockey Club – St. Paul, MN 2010-12
Feature writer for team’s official website, www.wild.com.
St. Paul Saints, St. Paul, MN 2008, 2010
Produced and broadcast Emmy Award-winning St. Paul Saints games on radio and television, with duties including play-by-play, analyst commentary, and pre-and-post-game studio hosting. Developed media-relations content for newspapers, radio and television outlets. Served as lead play-by-play voice for the 2008 American Association All-Star Game.
Wilson Tobs Baseball Club, Wilson, North Carolina 2007
Director of Media Relations/Broadcasting
CBS Radio, Washington, D.C 2005-2006
Bowie Baysox Baseball Club, Bowie, Maryland 2004-2006
Play-by-play voice, color analyst, studio host.
CBS Radio, Washington, D.C 2005-2006
OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE
Offline Caption Editor
Merrill Corporation, St. Paul, MN 2012-2014
Project Management Team
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 2007-2008
Facilities and Office Administrator
B.A., Dramatic Literature, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
(Information available upon request)
Andy Price, School Space Media
Dennis Silva, KSTC-45 TV
Chris Long, KSTC-45 TV
Clay Matvick, ESPN