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On-Air Personalities

CHBN On-Air Contributors

Ryan Paul

Founder of Chaska Hawks Broadcast Network
Ryan founded the Chaska Basketball Report, and proceeded to create the Chaska Hawks Broadcast Network. 
Ryan is also lead Play-by-Play for Hawks Basketball. 

Taylor Hansen

CHBN Hockey, CHBN Images, CHBN Productions
Taylor joined CHBN in the 2016-17 season as a hockey commentator. He still commentates hockey, while contributing to CHBN Images and CHBN Productions.

Greg Erickson

Hockey and Baseball
Greg has been around Chaska hockey for years as the arena PA announcer. In 2017, he joined the CHBN team as an analyst for certain hockey games. Greg will take reigns as lead football commentator in the fall of 2018.

Eric Kraushar

Herald Sports Editor, CHBN Contributor

Eric is the sports editor at the Chaska Herald and other SW Metro Newspapers. Eric covers 5 schools in the area, and joins the broadcast crew for color commentary and analysis when he can.

Behind The Scenes

CHBN Production Staff

Max Hanninen

Lead Producer, CHBN Basketball; CHBN Images
Max now in his second year of service at CHBN and will mainly devote his time to producing the broadcasts for CHBN basketball. Max is also a contributor to CHBN Images.

Danny Johnson

Camera Operator, Basketball

Danny is in his second year with CHBN and is behind the camera for basketball games, primarily the road games.  Danny currently attends the University of St. Thomas

Landon Vergin

CHBN Productions

Landon is in his first year with CHBN and currently spending his time as a CHBN Productions video producer.

Nolan Hansen

Producer, CHBN Basketball

Nolan's second year with CHBN is behind the computer doing production at basketball events.

Alec Hatelstead

Camera Operator, Basketball

Alec is in his first season with CHBN and will be the camera operator for most basketball games.