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By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherFollow Chris on Twitter @ChrisMWilliams
The Iowa State athletic department made a blockbuster announcement on Friday morning with the hiring of ABC5 Sports Director/Voice of the Cyclones John Walters as a full-time employee. Walters, a three-time Iowa “Sportscaster of the Year” winner, will head up Cyclones.tv, that will launch in August.
Shortly after the announcement was made, CycloneFanatic.com caught up with Walters to discuss the next step of his career.
CF: Congratulations on what seems like just an awesome opportunity for you. What would you say excites you the most about the next step of your career?
JW: I love being around the Iowa State coaching staffs. I’ll get to do more of that now and work more closely with all of those staffs. I can concentrate on something that I really love, which is Iowa State athletics. It’s going to be fun to really put all of my energy into that. You see more...