Rick Semmler

Rick Semmler became the sports director at WTHI in August 2009

Title: Sports Director
Rick.Semmler@wthitv.com

Rick Semmler became the sports director at WTHI in August 2009. Rick feels truly blessed to have covered sports in the Wabash Valley. He has seen some incredible games and great athletes while in the Valley.

Some of those great moments include Washington winning the 2005 Class 3A state basketball championship on a half-court shot from Luke Zeller, Wayne Newton Post 346 advancing to the American Legion World Series, Shakamak winning the 2008 Class A state baseball championship, and the latest with Josh Phegley, Brady Shoemaker, and Nick Ciolli all getting drafter by the Chicago White Sox.

Rick came to the Wabash Valley in July 2003, where he spent six years at WTWO as a sports anchor and reporter. Before that, he spent one year in Hazard, Kentucky as a sports reporter and photographer.

Rick is a graduate of Ball State University with a telecommunications degree. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Robin. They reside in Terre Haute with their daughter, Savannah.

Recent Posts by Rick Semmler

Marshall wins at Red Hill

Lions win fifth game this season

Barr-Reeve wins at Bloomfield

Vikings win 15th straight

Vincennes Rivet beats Washington Catholic

Rivet wins at home

Riverton Parke beat Dugger Union

RP wins at home

Washington beats Mt. Vernon(Posey)

Hatchets win second straight

North Daviess wins OT thriller at Sullivan

Cougars win at buzzer

Linton girls win back to back 2A state titles

Lady Miners crush Tipton

Lafayette Jeff beats Terre Haute North

Patriots fall on the road

ISU baseball ready for nationally ranked Tennessee

Sycamores have never played the Vols

WRV picks up a road win at Vincennes Rivet

Wolverines beat the Patriots

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