Friday, 27 November 2015 18:33

Hudson Coach Ron Wright Talks Hudson Football

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The Hudson explorers (11-2) are vying for a Division II state championship, but the Perry panthers (11-2) are standing in their way. Hudson Head coach Ron Wright joined the Sam Bourquin show to talk about the match up against perry and what his team has to do in order to win. Hudson will match up against Perry at Solon's Stewart field at 7:30p.m.


Friday, 27 November 2015 18:31

Former Buckeye Bobby Carpenter Talks UM/OSU Rivalry

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The Ohio State Buckeyes' 23 game win streak was snapped by the Michigan State Spartans last week, in a 17-14 game decided by a last second field goal. The Buckeyes will now have to lick their wounds and face the team "Up North". The 100-year old rivalry will be renewed this coming Saturday at 3:30p.m. in the big house. Former Buckeye Bobby Carpenter joined the Sam Bourquin show to talk about the mentality of the team heading into the game Saturday. He said the team does not want to lose this game after what happened last and added the coaches should not "over analyze" when preparing as well.

Friday, 27 November 2015 09:58

AUDIO: Dan Coughlin Has Himself Another

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You want stories? Dan Coughlin has a million of them. Maybe even more than that.

Coughlin, the long-time Cleveland sportswriter and sportscaster at WJW, joined the Ray Horner Morning Show to promote his third book, Let's Have Another.

In this audio clip, Coughlin mentions his new book and his distrust of the Cleveland Browns. Danny believes Johnny Manziel is "empty calories," and that the Browns need a football guy in charge.

Wednesday, 25 November 2015 16:42

AUDIO St Edward's, Stow Ready For Clash

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Lakewood St Edward's and Stow will be squaring off in the Division I State Semifinals in a matchup of two well-disciplined and well-coached teams.

Tom Lombardo joined the Sam Bourquin Show Wednesday to talk about their game with the Bulldogs Friday and what their defense is going to have to do to contain the star-studded backfield of quarterback Kyle Vantrease and running back Jayson Gobble.

 Lombardo says the young men have been batttle-tested defensively and they're ready to get after it Friday night.


Wednesday, 25 November 2015 16:15

UAtoZ - November 21 Segments

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Wednesday, 25 November 2015 10:31

AUDIO Local HS Teams Primed For Next Step

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For some of our local high school teams, the road to Columbus has one more step to go. 

Two Stark County teams are representing themselves well in the playoffs, Canton Central Catholic and Perry High School. 

Jeff Lindesmith, the head coach of the Crusaders of CCC joined the Sam Bourquin Show earlier in the week to talk about his team as they prepare to face Milan Edison in the Division V State Semifinals.

"They(Milan Edision) are a real impressive team," Lindesmith said. "They run the triple option, very similar to Navy, their quarterback is a four-year starter and they rotate a couple of good fullbacks."

The Crusaders defeated Crestview last week to earn their State Semifinal berth. The game will be played at Wooster Triway Jack Miller Field.

For the Perry Panthers, they will face a stiff challenge against the Hudson Explorers in the Division II State Semifinals. 

Head Coach of the Panthers Keith Wakefield joined the Sam Bourquin Show to talk about his club and how they need to match the physicality of Hudson in order to move on to Columbus the following week.

 One of Wakefield's primary concerns is stopping Hudson quarterback Jackson Parker.

"He's a good runner, they run a lot of zone read with him, and we have to get him on the ground," he said.

Thursday, 19 November 2015 18:33

AUDIO Rosey Sticking With Tribe

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Cleveland Indians broadcaster Jim Rosenhaus will be alongside Tom Hamilton for more years to come,

Rosenhaus signed a multi-year extension with the club to continue as the pregame host and as an in-game play-by-play broadcaster with Hammy all along the Cleveland Indians radio network.

Jim joined the Sam Bourquin Show to talk about his radio journey and what the Indians organization has meant to him.

 "I couldn't imagine doing it anywhere else," Rosey said. He will be entering his 10th year with the Indians this coming season.

Thursday, 19 November 2015 17:45

AUDIO Panthers Looking To Pounce Friday

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The Perry Panthers are one of the nine area teams that will be making an appearance in the third round of the playoffs, and will look to impose their will on Worthington Kilbourne in the Division II Regional Finals.

Keith Wakefield the head coach of the Perry Panthers joined the Sam Bourquin Show to talk about the matchup and his team's focus and talent as they prepare for Worthington.

One of the keys will be stopping the opposing offense, including their quarterback.

"It'll be our job to get him down, he gets the ball out quickly."

One of the keys to Perry's Wing-T offense is star running back Keishaun Sims, who has racked up some big numbers this season.

"He's a humble kid, he works hard, and his mental toughness, and grit are what makes him good," said Coach Wakefield.

Thursday, 19 November 2015 17:47

UAtoZ - November 14 Segments

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Thursday, 19 November 2015 08:34

AUDIO: Sherrod Brown Urges Against Demagoguing Refugees

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The question whether to take in the Syrian refugees or not is split directly down party lines with no sign of compromise.

Senator Sherrod Brown, a Democrat, sides with his party, believing a Republican embargo on the refugees is based on fear and not facts. The Ohio senator joined the Ray Horner Morning Show to discuss the vetting process with refugees and how the American people can be educated on the issue.

Sen. Brown also believes there's "demagoguery" on the part of the Right.

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