|Born||Auburn, New York|
|Alma mater||University of Dayton|
Early life and education
Sports broadcasting career
Socci was hired as the new play-by-play voice of the New England Patriots in April 2013, replacing Gil Santos, who retired after 36 years with the team. Socci is partnered with Scott Zolak on Patriots broadcasts.
Before joining the Patriots, Socci's previous broadcasting experience included 16 seasons as the play-by-play voice of Navy Midshipmen football (1997–2012), 11 seasons as the voice of Navy basketball (1997–2008), and a decade of calling Patriot League basketball games for networks including CSTV, ESPNU, and CBS Sports Network.
Socci also has over two decades of experience as a minor league baseball radio play-by-play announcer, calling games for the Pawtucket Red Sox (2013), Norfolk Tides (2007–12), Albuquerque Isotopes (2003–06), Frederick Keys, Delmarva Shorebirds, and Peoria Chiefs (1993).
- Finn, Chad (24 April 2013). "Bob Socci named Patriots radio voice". Boston Globe. Retrieved 26 August 2013.
- Sciria, Chris (25 August 2013). "Auburn native Bob Socci set to start first year calling New England Patriots games". The Citizen. Retrieved 26 August 2013.
- "PawSox name Bob Socci as Radio Broadcaster". Pawtucket Red Sox. 8 March 2013. Retrieved 26 August 2013.
|New England Patriots Play by Play announcer
|Navy Midshipmen (Football) Play by Play announcer
|Pawtucket Red Sox Play by Play announcer