Senior Asst. AD for Athletic Communications
Office Phone: (704) 637-4720
Jim Lewis was named Senior Assistant Athletic Director for Athletic Communications in 2015. He became the Sports Information Director at Catawba in June of 1996 and prior to the 2009-10 athletic season, he was promoted to Assistant Athletic Director.
Lewis has been associated with the sports information department since enrolling as a student in 1984. His duties are to oversee the publicity for all 18 sports and the athletic department. He currently serves as the primary contact for all of Catawba's 18 sports.
Lewis is a member of both the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) and the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA). He currently serves as treasurer for NCCSIA and coordinates the women’s basketball college all-state team. Lewis is also a member of the NCAA II Men’s Lacrosse South Region Advisory Committee and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Southeast Region ranking committee.
During his tenure, Lewis has created or expanded the record books for all of Catawba sports teams. He also helped coordinate the creation of the Catawba athletic video streaming operations. Lewis has served as announcer for many web streamed broadcasts and also has announced Catawba athletic events for WSAT Radio. During the summer, he works as an official scorer for the Kannapolis Intimidators minor league baseball team.
Lewis has helped staff numerous conference and regional tournaments. He served as host SID for five South Atlantic Conference Spring Sports Festivals that brought all SAC spring tournaments to Salisbury. Lewis also worked the 2001 NCAA II National Women’s Golf Championships in Rock Hill, S.C., and the 2008 and 2015 NCAA I Men’s Basketball tournaments in Charlotte.
A 1989 Catawba graduate, Lewis earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration. He is a native of Mooresville and currently resides in Salisbury.
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