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Kent Sommerfeld

Kent Sommerfeld has been the radio producer/director for the Marquette University radio network since 1990 and hosted an interview segment during the team's pre-game programming during the 1995-96 season. He was named director of the Marquette Basketball radio network in 1999 and does play-by-play for the Marquette University women’s basketball radio broadcasts.

He is in his 24th season as the producer of Milwaukee Brewers radio broadcasts. A Wisconsin native, he has acquired a wide range of experience during his tenure in the broadcasting field.

Sommerfeld attended the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, where he earned a degree in communications and broadcast journalism. While at Whitewater, Sommerfeld was the sports director of Cable TV-6, a wing of Whitewater’s cable system, as well as the co-host of “Sports Chat,” a sports talk show on WSUW-Radio.

In addition to his radio accolades, Sommerfeld has worked with ESPN's technical staff on several events in the Midwest. He also worked at KRBC-TV, the NBC affiliate in Abilene, Texas, as a sports/news photojournalist.

Born in Milwaukee, Sommerfeld attended Brookfield Central High School. He has two sons, Peter and Luke, and resides in New Berlin, Wisconsin.

(From L to R, in headsets) Jim McIlvaine (in striped polo), Steve “Homer” True, Kent Sommerfeld

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