May 3, 2019
By Greg Phillips
Melanie Newman, a 2013 TROY graduate, is the play-by-play announcer for the Salem Red Sox.
Troy University alumna Melanie Newman made baseball and broadcasting history last week.
Newman, a Minor League Baseball play-by-play announcer, became part of professional baseball’s first all-female broadcast team when she and color analyst Suzie Cool called the Salem Red Sox’ road game against the Potomac Nationals last Tuesday.
The 2013 TROY graduate had play-by-play experience…