Veteran sports host and announcer Lee Shirvanian is not called the “Armenian King” for nothing.
Besides SportsCenter Lee also hosts The Gumbo Express and The SEC Tailgater Show. He can be heard Friday’s during Football Season providing play by play, Friday Nights, for the WNSP High School Game of the Week.
Lee has been a Host in the Mobile market for 28 years! During that time he has done almost everything. From play-by-play for the University of Mobile to the Mobile Bay Sharks. Lee is also the Play-by-Play voice of the Senior Bowl that is held annualy in Mobile.
Lee was the voice of the South Alabama Jaguars for over twenty-eight years. Orginally from New Jersey, Lee is a graduate of Syracuse University, and has won numerous awards including: the Mobile Sportscaster of the Year Honors, The Sports Reporter of the Year Award for the State of Alabama, and The University of South Alabama Hall of Fame Award. Lee was also recently rewarded by South Alabama for 25 years of outstanding sports broadcasting.
Lee grew up admiring the “voice” of the Los Angeles Dodgers Vin Scully. Lee’s favorite sports moment is South Alabama knocking of Alabama in Basketball. The New York Mets winning the World Series in 1969 and 1986 are a close second!
Lee has 3 children and two grandchildren. He currently lives in Mobile with his lovely bride of 28 years the exquisite Barbara Shirvanian! You can reach Lee at: email@example.com