Norm Palmer

Norm PalmerNorm has been announcing high school sports since 1982 when he was a P.A. announcer for Lockport High School. That quickly turned into a broadcast career – beginning as a play-by-play announcer on cable TV in 1984 … leading to him hosting “The Sports Magazine” cable talk show … and culminating in Norm’s current tenure as WLVL’s sports director.

Norm has won numerous awards, including the WNY Sports Writers Cornerstone Award in 1988, the Cable TV Volunteer of the Year Award for Sports Broadcasting in 1992, the Section VI Sportsman of the Year Award for Sports Broadcasting in 2006, and the prestigious Stan Barron Award for Outstanding High School Sports Broadcasting in 2007.

Norm lives in Lockport with his wife, Becky, who broadcasts with him at times. He retired from Delphi in 2005 and has six adult children: Dalena, Ricky, Jodi, Freddie, Amy and Mary.