Blog Posts in Sports

Where Eichel Meets Freddy: The Impact of Sports In WNY (and on me, too)

Posted in: Sports
on January 15, 2016

When I first decided to come to Niagara University last winter, I naturally saw a lot of activities on campus I wanted to be a part of. Last February and March, I had the opportunity to call play-by-play over the radio for my high school basketball team with a couple of my closest friends as they... Read on →

Why Syracuse Football needs a turn for the better and quickly

Posted in: Sports
on January 25, 2016

On a chilly typical Syracuse November afternoon in 2015, the Syracuse Orange football team took the field for what was most certainly their last game of the season.  Coming into the game at 3-8 during an awkward and frustrating season was an understatement. Head Coach Scott Shafer was prepared to... Read on →

The Power of a Mentor and Four Brothers

Posted in: Radio Shows, Sports
by Andrew Emmons on February 1, 2016

Have you ever felt the rush of adrenaline from watching the last play in a tied basketball game, sliding into home plate, or almost being tackled because you didn’t get rid of the football fast enough? I have felt the rush from all of them, but none like the energy you feel when broadcasting... Read on →

Tampa, The Trop, and The End? Looking Ahead for MLB Relocation

Posted in: Sports
on March 11, 2016

In November 2012, Tampa Bay Rays 3B Evan Longoria signed a contract extension estimated at $100 million over the course of the next 10 seasons (the first six seasons of which were guaranteed), keeping him in Tampa possibly through the 2023 season. The timing seemed right, as Longoria helped lead the... Read on →

Thank You Syracuse Basketball

Posted in: Sports
on April 8, 2016

Jan. 9 was another typical night at the college basketball capital of the world. Thirty thousand Syracuse University fans were not only waiting to watch the upcoming Syracuse/University of North Carolina game, but to also welcome home one of the game’s all time greatest coaches, Jim Boeheim.(Jim... Read on →

When Will It Click for Johnny Manziel?

Posted in: Sports
by David Yarger on April 22, 2016

With finals week fast approaching, you probably think no one’s life is falling more into shambles than yours. Well, there is someone, and his name is Johnny Manziel. Over the past year, Manziel vowed to keep his name out of off-the-field interactions as the quarterback for the Cleveland Browns,... Read on →