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
Sam and Brad got into the Tuesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show podcast
Here is the interview with Joe Vassalotti, APS AD to talk about the fight that occured last weekend at Firestone and what measures are being taken to prevent those incidents from happening in the future.
Anthony Castrovince from MLB.com talked Indians (21 seconds in)
Jeff Twiddy of the Louisville Leopards, new head coach joined in (13:19)
Paul Keels talked Ohio State Buckeyes and the basketball team's struggles. (23:24)
Athletic Director Joe Vassalotti of the Akron Public Schools joined to talk about the fight that happened during last week's Buchtel/Firestone basketball game. (34:13)
In the Monday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast, the guys spoke with John Telich (21 seconds in) and Scott Petrak (11:54) to talk about the introductory press conference for new head football coach Freddie Kitchens of the Cleveland Browns.
Sam and Brad spoke with former Brown Kamerion Wimbley to talk Browns and the hiring of Freddie Kitchens (21 seconds in)
Also they spoke with Ken Rector, the former Barberton HS basketball coach to talk boys' high school basketball in the area.(12:25)
Dave Tuley out in Vegas spoke about the future (and present) of sports gambling. (28:43)
On the Friday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast, Jasen and Bobbi spoke with Frank LaRose, incoming Secretary of State , Tina Boyes, who talked culinary training, and Zac Kohl to talk home maintenance classes.
Sam and Brad caught up with CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora to talk about the hiring of Freddie Kitchens (21 seconds) and also Ross Benjamin to talk about the NFL Playoffs against the spread for entertainment purposes only (14:53).
On the Thursday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast,
Senator Rob Portmant talked government shutdown (17 seconds in)
Kat Schuessler talked about the Worst Cooks in America show, a show she is a contestant on (10:17)
Joe Leenheer discussed his golf tip of the week. (16:30)
This week our 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week is junior basketball player Lukas Swartz of Mogadore High School.
On the Tuesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show, the guys talked about the pros and cons of Freddie Kitchens possibly being the head coach of the Cleveland Browns ( 21 seconds in)
12:43 Bill Landis of the Athletic spoke about former OSU QB Dwayne Haskins Jr. declaring for the NFL Draft on Monday.
24:01 Adam Kramer of Bleacher Report discussed the National Championship and the 2018 college football season with an early look at the 2019 season.
The Tuesday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast. featured Ellen Lander Nischt to talk about the Issue 4 budget (15.5 seconds)
Dr. David Cohen discussed the address to the nation from President Trump as it relates to the government shutdown. (8:38)
Marty Schladen of the Columbus Dispatch discussed CVS and local pharmacies possibly going by the wayside. (20:39)
On this Monday edition of the Sam and Brad Show, the guys talk everything NFL with Jason Cole of FanSided.com (00:21) and Nate Ulrich from the Akron Beacon Journal about the Browns head coaching search (19:33).