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    John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Just saw this on twitter. Congrats to J-Walt!

    Had a chance to do my internship with John at WOI and he was great to work with. He'll be a great addition to the athletic department!



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Saw he'll still be the voice of the Cyclones. Great!!!



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Congratulations to him---he'll be a great addition!

    John has truly become one of the faces of Iowa State. He sticks up for Iowa State more than just about anyone.



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Following the same path as Pete Taylor. Congrats to John great move all around.



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    He is the voice of the cyclones. Makes sense.



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    He's always been a huge homer so not surprised.

    What is he going to be doing for the athletic department?


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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    He's the voice of the Cyclones, I hope he's a homer.

    Walters owning giggles on live radio is still one of the finer moments in KXNO history.



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBroncos View Post
    He's always been a huge homer so not surprised.

    What is he going to be doing for the athletic department?
    No! The Iowa clown is a homer. The UNI clown is a bigger homer. John is a really good announcer that is a part of Iowa State's athletic fabric. JW generally tells it like it is with enthusiasm. Congrats to him.



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    I'm happy for him, as many of you are. He will do more great things for ISU.



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Quote Originally Posted by kberyldial View Post
    No! The Iowa clown is a homer. The UNI clown is a bigger homer. John is a really good announcer that is a part of Iowa State's athletic fabric. JW generally tells it like it is with enthusiasm. Congrats to him.
    I don't think Walters does games as a homer, but he definitely tells things from a Cyclone slant, which is exactly what his job is. I don't believe he embellishes anything to make us sound good out outright ignores when something negative happens.



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Will he still be doing the Fred Hoiberg show on ABC5?



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Quote Originally Posted by Thompsonclone21 View Post
    Will he still be doing the Fred Hoiberg show on ABC5?
    I am pretty sure the coaches shows are part of the learfield contract and have nothing to do with WOI.



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    Re:John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    Great news for John and Iowa State!



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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    he'll be fundraising no doubt. good fit


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    Re: John Walters leaving WOI for Iowa State

    He has my dream job.



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