On the Sam and Brad Show Podcast "Feel Good Friday Edition:"
This week our 1590 WAKR G&G Fitness Coach of the Week is Yontami Jones, the girls' basketball coach of Kenmore Garfield Golden Rams.
The Lady Rams won the 2018-19 City Series title.
She says that her team fought through some adversity earlier in the season, but perservered and came through.
Stay tuned for next week's Coach of the Week!
On the Bonzai Friday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast:
The Thursday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast:
OHSAA Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass (20.6 seconds)
FOX MLB Analyst AJ Pierzynski on the start of the spring (18:09)
Former Indians great Kenny Lofton on baseball and his new movie "Chokehold" (33:26)
OHSAA Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about the state championships in High School football are staying in Canton in 2019.
Also, the state baseball championships are coming to Akron's Canal Park in 2019 as well.
Snodgrass said that the folks with Canal Park and the City were very gracious and blew them away with their presentation.
"We were blown away about how they wanted to make the experience good for the players coming to Akron," he said.
This week our 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week is Tommy Cummings, a senior basketball player from Walsh Jesuit High School.
On the Tuesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show
The guys weighed in on the Cleveland Cavaliers and the NBA. Is it okay to tank? (22 seconds in)
They also weighed in on the NBA All Star Game and the interest level in the game and surrounding events. (11:24)
Kevin Mawae of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2019 spoke about his induction into Canton. (22:42)
Akron native and IFBB Pro fitness competitor and fitness model Ashley Kaltwasser joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about competiing in the Arnold in March.
Kaltwasser attended Coventry High School and the University of Akron, where she competed in the indoor pentathalon.
She turned pro as a fitness and figure (bikini division) competitor in 2012.
The Tuesday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast:
The Show Open for today's show, setting the scene for the day! (16.9 seconds in)
Jeff Schudel from the Morning Journal and the News Herald spoke about the signing of Kareem Hunt (6:04)
Callers talked with Jasen and Bobbi to talk about the Hunt signing (16:41)
Roger Riddle talked about the Resale Trail (22:27)
David Pepper, chairman of the Democratic Party (Ohio) also spoke with Jasen as well. (35:42)
On the Monday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast the guys spoke about the Browns' signing of Kareem Hunt.
The fellas themselves spoke about the signing (20.1 seconds)
A couple of callers chimed in with their thoughts on the signing (12:55)
Scott Petrak from the Elyria Chronicle Telegram and BrownsZone.com spoke about his thoughts of the signing and John Dorsey's decision to roll the dice with Kareem. (15:44)
Jasen and Bobbi spoke on the Bonzai Friday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast:
Show open. discussing all that went into Friday's show (17.1 seconds in )
Tribe broadcaster Jim Rosenhaus discussed the passing of former player/manager Frank Robinson at the age of 83. (2:20)
Jasen talked to the listeners (12:17)
Tony Brown of the Monsters joined in to talk a little hockey (19:14)
Weekend Preview with Collin Baker talked about what's going on this weekend. (24:14)
On the Friday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast the guys spoke with:
The fellas themselves got into their thoughts on the NBA and tampering
Michael Buffer, sports announcer who will be inducted into the Arnold Sports HOF later this month
Bill Polian, Pro Football Hall of Famer and co-founder of the Alliance of American Football joined in to talk about the new league starting tomorrow.
and Matt Thomas from Parmalee, who will be playing at the Hard Rock Rocksino on Saturday
Jake Parsons, the new head coach of the Copley Indians is this week's G&G Fitness Coach of the Week.
He says Copley is one of the premier jobs in Summit County.
"They have great facilities, and great kids, it's a great area, and I'm just excited to be a part of it," he said.
Stay tuned for next week's Coach of the Week during the Sam and Brad Show!
This week our 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week is Kylee Beaty a senior basketball player from Wadsworth High School.
On the Tuesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show the fellas spoke with:
Chris Holtmann OSU Basketball Coach (18.9 seconds)
Terez Paylor Senior NFL Writer Yahoo Sports (11:55)
Jeremy Birmingham Lettermen Row talking OSU signing class (25:29)
Sam and Brad also spoke about the Alliance of American Football and who they are rooting for. (37:03)
Jasen's Tuesday edition of the Podcast:
APD Deputy Chief Michael Caprez on the Police Department looking to hire more staff (20.7 seconds)
University of Toledo Professor Dr, Jeff Broxmeyer on tonight's State of the Union (9:49)
Nicole Mullet from ArtsNow and Bill Behrendt of Ohio Citizens for the Arts on the Economic impact of arts (19:05)
On the Monday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast, the fellas spoke with Steve Doerschuk of the Canton Repository who was at the Big Game down in Atlanta (around 20 seconds in) and former Kent State Athletic Director Laing Kennedy to talk about former KSU Golden Flash Julian Edelman winning MVP honors last night. (17:34).
Jasen spoke with a variety of individuals during the Monday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast:
Jeff Schudel spoke about the Big Game and the New England Patriots winning a 6th title. (20.7 seconds)
Dr. Toni Bisconti spoke about the latest controversy involving Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (13:10)
Larry Magid of CBS talked about the 15 year anniversary of Facebook (around 25:47)
Sam and Brad spoke with Coach Fred Thomas, the head coach at Malone University about the school's decision to drop the sport of football.
They also spoke with "Roger Dorn" aka Corbin Bernsen, who is tonight's keynote speaker at the Akron Rubberducks' annual "Hot Stove Banquet" at the Hilton Garden Inn
Jasen and Bobbi spoke with a variety of folks on the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast
One was former mayor of Akron Don Plusquellic, the longest serving mayor in the city's history, speaking about the current condition of the city and that there's no bad blood between him and Dan Horrigan, the city's current mayor. (19 seconds in)
Next up was Pat Scherer, Scout Executive and CEO spoke about girls now being able to join the Boy Scouts. (9:12)
Barberton Judge Todd McKenney discussed license amnesty with the show as well. (18:23)
Our G&G Fitness Coach of the Week this week is Scott Callaghan of the Hoban Girls Basketball team.
Scott's team is undefeated at 17-0 and they have a lot of goals ahead of them.
"There's a lot of season ahead, we're very pleased with where we are right now, but we're excited for the stretch run and certainly tournament basketball," he said.
The team will play tonight against St. Joseph Academy.
This week our 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week is Nicole Lester, a senior basketball player from Norton High School.
The Sam and Brad Show Podcast featured a host of solid guests including Pro Football Hall of Famer from the Rams Jack Youngblood,(20 seconds in) Sandy Alomar Jr, who will be honored at the Greater Cleveland Sports Awards in February,(8:14) and Steve Doerschuk who is covering the Big Game in Atlanta for the Canton Repository. (20:39)
Our G&G Fitness Equipment Coach of the Week for this week is Buchtel boys' basketball coach Matt Futch.
Futch, a 2002 Buchtel graduate says it's been an exciting challenge for him coaching this young and talented team.
"We've been preparing all year long, and they're looking more prepared on the big stage," he said.
Stay tuned for next Friday's Coach of the Week on the Sam and Brad Show!
On the Sam and Brad Show Friday Podcast, the guys spoke with comedian Rob Schneider (21 seconds in) and Buchtel Head Coach Matt Futch who was this week's G&G Fitness Coach of the Week (13:57).
On the Friday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast, Emilia Sykes, House Minority Leader joined the conversation (30 seconds in) , as did musician Kofi Baokye whose documentary premeries at the Taniger on Jan 31 (9:18).
This week our 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week is Cameron Fitzsimmons, a senior wrestler from Barberton High School.
On the Thursday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast, the guys spoke about the Seth Wickersham article on the Browns' dysfunction over the last 5 years (21 seconds in)
At 12:15, author Seth Wickersham of ESPN the Magazine spoke about his article and some elements of the team that weren't previously known, until today.
Jasen and Bobbi's Thursday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast!
On the Wednesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast, the guys spoke with Joe Horrigan, who announced his retirement after 42 years with the Pro Football HOF (19 seconds), Matt Futch of Buchtel, coach of the boys' basketball team (14:01), and CBS Sports College Basketball analyst Clark Kellogg (28:08).
The Tuesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast:
Mark Kinsley of Green talking about their recent win and star guard Kaleb Martin (21 seconds in)
Sam and Brad talking voting for the MLB Hall of Fame and players that played in the "steroid era" (10:33)
Steve Wyche of the NFL Network talking officiating and a quick preview of the Big Game between the Rams and Patriots (23:53)