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 email@example.com
On the Sam and Brad Show Podcast "Feel Good Friday Edition:"
This week our 1590 WAKR G&G Fitness Coach of the Week is Yontami Jones, the girls' basketball coach of Kenmore Garfield Golden Rams.
The Lady Rams won the 2018-19 City Series title.
She says that her team fought through some adversity earlier in the season, but perservered and came through.
Stay tuned for next week's Coach of the Week!
On the Bonzai Friday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast:
The Thursday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast:
OHSAA Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass (20.6 seconds)
FOX MLB Analyst AJ Pierzynski on the start of the spring (18:09)
Former Indians great Kenny Lofton on baseball and his new movie "Chokehold" (33:26)
OHSAA Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about the state championships in High School football are staying in Canton in 2019.
Also, the state baseball championships are coming to Akron's Canal Park in 2019 as well.
Snodgrass said that the folks with Canal Park and the City were very gracious and blew them away with their presentation.
"We were blown away about how they wanted to make the experience good for the players coming to Akron," he said.
This week our 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week is Tommy Cummings, a senior basketball player from Walsh Jesuit High School.
On the Tuesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show
The guys weighed in on the Cleveland Cavaliers and the NBA. Is it okay to tank? (22 seconds in)
They also weighed in on the NBA All Star Game and the interest level in the game and surrounding events. (11:24)
Kevin Mawae of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2019 spoke about his induction into Canton. (22:42)
Akron native and IFBB Pro fitness competitor and fitness model Ashley Kaltwasser joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about competiing in the Arnold in March.
Kaltwasser attended Coventry High School and the University of Akron, where she competed in the indoor pentathalon.
She turned pro as a fitness and figure (bikini division) competitor in 2012.
The Tuesday edition of the Jasen Sokol Show Podcast:
The Show Open for today's show, setting the scene for the day! (16.9 seconds in)
Jeff Schudel from the Morning Journal and the News Herald spoke about the signing of Kareem Hunt (6:04)
Callers talked with Jasen and Bobbi to talk about the Hunt signing (16:41)
Roger Riddle talked about the Resale Trail (22:27)
David Pepper, chairman of the Democratic Party (Ohio) also spoke with Jasen as well. (35:42)