Don Munson in his second year with the Clemson Athletic Department in a full-time capacity. He is a familiar name to Tiger fans because of his involvement with the Clemson radio network for the last 16 years.
Munson took over the new position of Creative Media Services Director in July, 2010. He has department-wide responsibilities, with an emphasis on football. He supervises the football recruiting website and social media sites, provides video features for ClemsonTigers.com, authors articles for various Clemson publications and websites, and serves as the Master of Ceremonies for the Prowl & Growl meetings during the spring. He also continues to serve as the host of the Clemson football and basketball coaches radio call-in program, "Tiger Calls," and provides play-by-play commentary on various Clemson Olympic sports.
Munson has covered Clemson athletics since 1994, when he first joined the network as the network's football pregame, halftime, and Fifth Quarter Show host. In 1995, he moved into a full-time position with the Clemson Sports Network as an on-air host and affiliate relations manager. In 1997, he was named operations manager and became part of the basketball broadcasts as a pregame, halftime, and locker room reporter.
In 2003, he rejoined the radio network as host of the Tiger Tailgate Show and Fifth Quarter Show. When Jim Phillips passed away in September of 2003, he assumed the duties as host of Tiger Calls and play-by-play announcer for women's basketball and baseball.
Munson is a 1984 graduate of Appalachian State with a B.S. degree in communications. He was the play-by-play voice at Appalachian State from 1984-91. In 1993, he served a season as the play-by-play voice of Western Carolina and in 1994 was the voice of the UNC Asheville men's basketball broadcasts.
Married on May 26, 1984, Munson and his wife, Elizabeth, have one daughter, Michelle (20).