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
On the Friday Prep Rally edition of the Sam and Brad Show, the guys spoke with Tim Tyrrell of Hoban, Justin Todd of Wadsworth, Jim France of Manchester, and Nate Moore of Massillon (in that order)
On the Friday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast,
Val Renner and Howard Parr discussed the new happenings at the Akron Civic Theatre, Next up, broadcaster Tony Brown of the Cleveland Monsters discussed what's going on with the hockey team, and Colin and Jess rounded out the podcast with the Weekend Preview presented by Jilly's Music Room.
Ron Stokes, color analyst for the Ohio State men's basketball team on the Ohio State-IMG Sports Network joined the Show to talk about the Buckeyes' matchup with Creighton tonight 11 minutes in.
Also Ross Benjamin joined to talk college and pro football against the spread for entertainment purposes only right off the bat.
This week our 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week is Logan Johnson a senior wrestler from Firestone.
Sam and Brad caught up with Northeast Ohio native and WWE Superstar Mike "The Miz" Mizanin to talk all things Cleveland Sports and about his new movie coming out.
Sam and Brad also caught up with Steve Wyche of the NFL Network (17:50 into the podcast) and Ryan Harris of the Notre Dame IMG Sports Network to talk Fighting Irish (9:02 mark).
On the Tuesday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show podcast Jasen and Bobbi spoke with Jon Hartz of Valiant Comics to talk about the death of Stan Lee.
City of Akron Chief of Staff James Hardy also stopped by at 10:36 to talk about the new CitiCenter project
and Dawn Spriggs discussed record expungement and related topics in the studio around 25:35.
On the Monday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast, Sam and Brad caught up with The Voice of the Buckeyes Paul Keels and the Voice of the Browns Jim Donovan!
Week 2 of the playoffs in High School Football rolls on in Northeast Ohio.
Sam and Brad spoke with
Tim Tyrell of Hoban (20-30 seconds in)
Marques Hayes of East (7:41)
Justin Todd of Wadsworth (15:39)
Jim France of Manchester (25:23)
and Nate Moore of Massillon. (30:59)
Dr. Toni Bisconti in for Jasen Sokol spoke with Dr. Sabine Gerhardt from the University of Akron to talk about the recent mass shooting in California off the bat.
Jan Leach from Kent State University talked about Freedom of the Press at 13:39
and Nick Shook from NFL.com previewed the Browns and the Falcons at 28:15.