Josh Appel has left his position as the radio football and men's basketball play-by-play announcer for Florida International University after one year. Sports Talk 790 The Ticket WAXY-AM broadcast FIU football games in 2016.
Appel is joining Sports USA Radio Network as a play-by-play announcer for college football games and NFL games. He was the sports director and play-by-play announcer of the University of South Florida Bulls at their campus radio station. Appel is currently in his fourth season as the baseball play-by-play voice of the Clearwater Threshers in the Florida State League.
Appel, a South Florida native, attended high school at Cypress Bay in Weston. He once interned with the Dan Le Batard Show at The Ticket.