Raymond is the Live Stream announcer, game recap writer, and Sports Information Director for Trinity Baptist College Athletics.
Raymond worked his way through college at WPDQ Radio in Orange Park, Florida, where he received training in broadcasting; announcing; and writing copy for sports, news, and weather reports as well as commercials. Raymond worked four years in radio while he earned a bachelor’s degree in English and composition. He has written for a number of sports Websites, including Yahoo! Contributor, Sports Injury Alert, and VAVEL USA. He is also a former contributor for In the Game High School Sports Magazine.
Raymond has produced radio sports talk shows and hosted a weekly MLB radio call-in show. His favorite teams are the Chicago Cubs, New York Yankees, and Dallas Cowboys.
Raymond became a sports fan at a very young age. He played baseball and soccer for Clay High School in Green Cove Springs, Florida, and he later spent eight years as head varsity and junior high baseball coach for Orange Park Christian Academy and two years as a junior high assistant baseball coach at Trinity Christian Academy. He also coached his son Dean throughout Little League.
Raymond has a masters degree in education and is a full-time teacher at Trinity Christian Academy. He is also the Live Stream announcer for both the academy and the college, and in 2016, he joined the radio broadcast team for TCA varsity football on FM 101.1 The Beach and AM 600 WBOB The Answer.
Raymond is a devoted husband, father, and Christ follower. His wife Beth and son Dean are the prides of his earthly life. Beth is a biology and anatomy teacher at Stanton College Preparatory School in Jacksonville, and Dean is a graduate of Trinity Christian Academy and freshman at St. Johns River State College.
Raymond’s life verses are Philippians 4:13, John 14:6, and Isaiah 41:10.