John Leisering provided play-by-play for many Erie Panther games through the 90's. No stranger to Erie hockey,
Leisering also did play-by-play for the Erie Golden Blades, as well as the public address announcer for the Erie Blades from
John is currently Director of Hockey Operations for Mercyhurst College in Erie, Pa. Leisering had served as Mercyhurst's
Sports Information Director for the previous nine years.