Welcome to the 2017 Healthcare Career Fair!
Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
10am - 2pm
Ohio Means Jobs
1040 E. Tallmadge Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44310
After a two-year layoff, it looks University of Akron is ready to 'play ball' here in the near future.
The school is looking to restore the men's baseball team and add a women's lacrosse team for the 2019-20 academic year.
University President Matthew Wilson joined the Sam and Brad Show Tuesday afternoon to talk about the recommendation which will be presented to the Board of Trustees October 11.
Akron disbanded the program after the 2015 season amid financial issues.
Sam and Brad caught up with Doug Dieken of the Cleveland Browns Radio Network to talk some football on the Sam and Brad Show.
Mark Nori, the head coach of the Stow Bulldogs spoke with Sam and Brad on Tuesday to talk about their upcoming Suburban League matchup with the Wadsworth Grizzlies on Friday night.
Justin Todd, the head coach of the Wadsworth Grizzlies also joined the show to talk about the battle with Stow, saying it will be a true test for his team.
Sam and Brad caught up with Ohio State Buckeyes beat writer Tim May from the Columbus Dispatch to talk about the 38-7 win over Army and their upcoming game with UNLV.
Cleveland Indians outfielder Greg Allen, who was recently called up from AA Akron, joined the Sam and Brad Show on a "Feel Good Friday" to talk about his play and the Tribe's historic winning streak.
The Indians play the Kansas City Royals tonight at 7:10pm on 1590 WAKR.
Suburban League Commissioner Keith Walker spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about a great slate of Suburban League football games this Friday night.
Keith will be attending the Hudson-Brecksville game in Hudson tonight.
Scotty D in Vegas joined the Sam and Brad Show to discuss his picks against the spread in college football and pro football for entertainment purposes only.
Executive Producer and Director of "The Akron Holy War" Anthony Fanelli spoke with Sam and Brad Thursday to talk about the premiere of the documentary on the high school football rivalry between the Knights and the Fighting Irish on the gridiron.
Fanelli, a 2002 Hoban graduate played in the rivalry and is currently living in California.
The documentary's premiere will take place at the Akron Civic Theatre on Sunday, September 17 at 7pm.
For more information, click here.
The official trailer for the film can be seen below.
Jim Donovan, the radio voice of the Cleveland Browns spoke with Sam and Brad Thursday ahead of the Ravens game on Sunday.
Kickoff is at 1pm on 97.5 WONE, Akron's home of the Cleveland Browns.
Zac Jackson, Browns writer for The Athletic spoke with Sam and Brad Wednesday to talk Browns as they prepare for the Ravens.
It's been an incredible ride for the Indians this year, and one of the architects of it all joined Jasen live from Progressive Field Wednesday.
Indians General Manager Mike Chernoff joined Jasen to talk about the Tribe's winning streak, the acquisition of Jay Bruce, and the timetable for injured players Andrew Miller, Jason Kipnis, and Michael Brantley.
For more than 40 years, Indians fans have heard the beat of John Adams' bass drum at nearly every Indians game.
Adams first drummed at an Indians game on August 24, 1973 at the old Municipal Stadium. He joined the Jasen Sokol Show ahead of the Indians' run at a 21st consecutive victory to talk about the Tribe's remarkable run and share some of his stories of four decades in the Cleveland bleachers.