"This one belongs to the Reds" became Brennaman's trademark call after each Reds' victory, a phrase he still uses today in his role as the Reds radio announcer.
Through the years, Virginia Tech fans have followed the Hokies on radio through the descriptions of a series of talented broadcasters, many of who have gone on to gain national fame.
The Tech network dates back to September 18, 1954 when Radford radio station WRAD began broadcasting Tech sports. In the booth that day were producer Tom Gannaway and spotter Ralph Price.
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The university fulfills its land-grant mission of transforming knowledge to practice through technological leadership and by fueling economic growth and job creation locally, regionally, and across Virginia.
As the station manager of the Blacksburg station, he was the voice of Tech sports from 1974-1982.