Meet the Staff
Britt is the voice of the Chapman Panthers and also is a co-host of our weekly podcasts. He is the CEO & Co-Founder of UpstatePrep-Cast. He also records professionally made commercials for UpstatePrep-Cast and serves as the voice of those commercials. When he isn't working or broadcasting, he likes to spend his days on the golf course. He started in 2005 with the Chapman Panthers, brought Landrum on in 2007, Boiling Springs on board in 2008 and Chesnee (again) in 2018. He's been at this for over 15 years now and continues to be a supporter/broadcaster of his hometown Panthers.
Dale is also Co-Founder of UpstatePrep-Cast and serves as the Public Address Announcer for the Anderson Motor Speedway & Harris Motor Speedway. He also is the host of Droppin' the Hammer. When he isn't at the racetrack, he helps out with various broadcasts and enjoys serving in that role. He also enjoys getting away every now and then and enjoying other things in life, besides broadcasting. Dale has also been with the crew for the long haul (15 Years).
Tom Dixon serves as the Play-by-Play voice for the Boiling Springs Bulldogs. Tom served with the Gaffney broadcast crew before he took the position at Boiling Springs. Ever since his first broadcast with Dale for the Bulldogs, he has remained a Bulldog and continues to do a great job. When Tom isn't working or broadcasting, he enjoys spending time with his family, and also likes to spend a day on the golf course. Twitter - @tdixon52f
Elton Chapman is serving as the Color Commentator for the Chapman Panthers for the 6th consecutive year. He also is a Co-Host of our weekly podcasts. Elton continues to be apart of many broadcasts we air, including the Battle at the Border Tournaments where Landrum HS host's continuous basketball games between local high schools. He enjoys traveling, serving the Boy Scouts and spending time with his family when he isn't working or broadcasting. He serves alongside Britt on Friday nights during the fall. Twitter - elton_chapman
Gray Sutherland serves as a fill in when needed for Upstate Prep-Cast. As we enter the 2019 season, this will be his 7th year with UpState Prep-Cast. He like Dale Co-Host Droppin' the Hammer and can always be found at a Race Track. Gray is an avid sports fan and an even bigger Vols fan. Twitter - @asthe4thturns
Justin Mathis serves as the Play By Play for the Landrum Cardinals. He helps out by being a voice on many broadcasts during the winter and the spring. He is also a co-host for Upstate Gridiron on Tuesdays at 7:00pm. When he isn't writing or broadcasting, he likes cheering on his Tigers as well. Justin has been with UpState Prep-Cast for 10 years. Twitter - J_Math23
Chad Wagner serves as the Color and Sidelines for the Boiling Springs Bulldogs. He also is a proud sponsor for the broadcast crew as a State Farm Agent. Chad is entering his 8th year with the Bulldogs as well and when he isn't broadcasting or working, he enjoys spending time with his family and cheering on the Gamecocks.
Former Chapman Panther Lineman Kevin Parks enters his 6th year on UpState Prep-Cast. Kevin's love for the game and his humor makes for entertaining broadcast.