Jim Shovlin

By Ryan Stevens | July 3, 2019

Jim is a Fort Wayne native and is a local sports fixture. Jim currently resides in Grabill, Ind. with his wife Diane. Jim’s family includes his son John, daughter Melissa as well as step-daughters Giada and London, on top of five grandchildren. Over the last 25 years, Jim served in a plethora of media outlets across northeast Indiana, most notably as Sports Director for 1190 WOWO Radio from 2009-17. Jim is active in the community, serving as President of the Northeast Indiana Baseball Association, pitches in the local adult baseball league and performs public address announcer duties for the University of Saint Francis Cougars football team. His 11-year local sports show, Talkin’ Sports, will continue to air  on ESPN 1380am/100.9fm. Fans at the Coliseum will continue to hear Jim’s voice as the PA announcer for your Fort Wayne Mad Ants.