Meteorologist John Ahrens to sing national anthem at Knights game


CHARLOTTE, N.C. - WSOC-TV meteorologist John Ahrens has been chosen to sing the national anthem at a Charlotte Knights game.

Ahrens will open up the Knights April 19 game vs. the Pawtucket Red Sox.

IMAGES: John Ahrens sings national anthem at Knights game in 2015

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Ahrens, who is an avid singer and Frank Sinatra fan, previously sang the anthem at a Knights game in July of 2015.

(Click PLAY to watch Ahrens' sing anthem at Knights game in 2015)

Ahrens has also sung the anthem at a North Carolina fire safety conference and at a Myers Park High School baseball game.

Read more about Ahrens' national anthem performance at a Knights game in 2015 here.

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