Aaron has been working with RCRG since August of 2008 covering various news and sporting events. He graduated in 2003 from St. Vincent-St. Mary High School in Akron. He then went onto the University of Akron in May of 2008 with a degree in Radio/TV & Media Productions and a minor in Psychology. It was at WZIP & ZTV where Aaron developed a passion for radio especially Sports Radio. While attending the University of Akron you could hear Aaron on Sundays doing the "Sports Power Talk" program. Aaron covers City Hall, County Council and Akron School Board beats and handles traffic updates weekday afternoons on 1590 WAKR, 97.5 WONE and 94.9 WQMX. You can contact Aaron through the newsroom 330-864-6397 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Former Jackson Polar Bear and current Ohio State Buckeye Kyle Young caught up with the Sam and Brad Show to talk about the Buckeyes' upcoming run in the NCAA Tournament.
On this Wednesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show, the guys question if LeBron James will make it all four years in Los Angeles, as well as his value compared to Duke phenom Zion Williamson (00:21). Charles Davis of Fox Sports chats with the guys about the Browns and the NFL (20:04), and Clark Kellogg of CBS Sports gives his take on the upcoming NCAA Tournament (34:38).
On the Sam and Brad Show Podcast:
The guys got into the NCAA Tournament and some of the locations and seedings with the callers 20 seconds in
Paul Keels the voice of the Buckeyes spoke about their upcoming game against Iowa State (15:05)
Kyle Boone of CBS Sports broke down the brackets and the NCAA Tournament. (26:46)
For Monday on the Sam and Brad Show:
Dru Joyce II on the STVM Fighting Irish heading back to Columbus for a chance at another state title. (19 seconds)
On the Monday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast:
Jeff Schudel joins Jasen catch up on weekend sports. (17 seconds in)
Dr. Toni Bisconti joins Jasen to talk about the shooting in New Zealand. (10:53)
Lieutenant Governor, Jon Husted, joins Jasen to talk about the Medicaid Waiver that requires able bodied adults to work for benefits. (24:02)
This week our 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week is Jess Vari a senior basketball player from Revere High School.
On this Wednesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show, the guys discuss the Browns acquisition of star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and the hype for next season with WKYC's Bud Shaw (00:21) and Bleacher Report's Brent Sobleski (14:49). University of Akron basketball coach John Groce also stopped by to talk about the Zips' upcoming showdown with Buffalo in the MAC Tournament (27:40).
Sam and Brad discussed the Browns offseason and some of the rumors floating around with Browns beat writer Steve Doerschuk (30-40 seconds in)
They also talked about the signing of Breshad Perriman and took a call from Chris in Copley about their remaining needs. (around 13:13)
They also caught up with Jim Rosenhaus of the Cleveland Indians Radio Network to talk about the Tribe out in Goodyear, Arizona. (around 25 minutes in).
The Tuesday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast!
Show open with WAKR's Ryan Lang (15.7 seconds)
Leslie Rarick:joined from Akron Noir Alley to talk true crime and unsolved cases in studio (15:00)
Judge Jack Durkin joined in to talk about Governor DeWine providing resources to drug courts (30:35)
Christopher Wilkins, from the Akron Symphony performs music associated with Space. (40:35)