• WATCH: Meteorologist John Ahrens sings national anthem at Knights game


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - WSOC-TV meteorologist John Ahrens performed the national anthem Wednesday evening at the Charlotte Knights game at BB&T Stadium.

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    Ahrens opened up the Knights game vs. the Pawtucket Red Sox.

    Three-time American League All-Star Luis Tiant threw out a ceremonial first pitch, met fans and signed autographs at BB&T Ballpark.

    [IMAGES: John Ahrens performs the national anthem at Knights game]

    (WATCH: John Ahrens sings national anthem at Knights game)

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