Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand, U-T prep sportswriter, are joined by John Maffei, U-T sportswriter, to discuss Dodgers manager and local high school grad Dave Roberts’ thoughts on baseball’s sign-stealing scandal. Kearney, Brand and Maffei talk about Torrey Pines basketball player Nick Hermann who is back on the court after battling bone cancer.
Mark Balmert, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Council (SDMAC), talks about the upcoming SDMAC Breakfast, featuring RADM Peter Gautier, Eleventh District Commander of the U.S. Coast Guard, Balmert chats about the front page story in The San Diego Union-Tribune discussing the more than $2 billion economic boon the region will realize as there aircraft carriers will be home ported in San Diego within the year
Kristen Fogle, Executive Director of San Diego Writers, Ink and author of Dare to Write: Writing Prompts For Young People and Word Rebels Everywhere, talks about her recently released book.
SD Women’s Foundation Grants $243K for Human Trafficking Prevention, Intervention and Recovery Programs
Katie Sawyer, Executive Director of the San Diego Women’s Foundation, discusses the Foundation’s granting of $243,000 to human trafficking prevention, intervention and recovery programs. Sawyer is joined by Katy Randall, Regional Director of San Diego PROTECT, a program of the San Diego Trafficking Prevention Collective, a $50,000 recipient of the Foundation’s grant.
Bill Lawrence, President & CEO of the San Diego History Center, chats about the Center’s noteworthy accomplishments in 2019, including the implementation of three major initiatives.
Jim Behun, San Diego Sunroad Boat Show Manager, talks about the annual event now in its 11th year. This year’s boat show will be held from January 23-26 at the Sunroad Resort Marina on Harbor Island.
Episode 3 | Jesse Matthews, San Diego State University | From Walk On To Bowl Game MVP And A Scholarship
Listen to this episode to hear the awesome and inspiring story of Jesse Matthews. Drive, confidence, and an excellent set of hands allowed this gifted wide receiver to go from walk-on to a starter as a freshman! And if starting wasn’t enough of an accomplishment, this humble young man became a star and the MVP of their recent Bowl Game victory! The sky is the limit for this young man!
Mark Balmert, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Council (SDMAC), is joined by Andrew Dyer, Military Reporter for The San Diego Union-Tribune, to talk about aircraft carrier movements to San Diego, and the F-35 fighter jets coming to Marine Corps Air Station Miramar. Balmert and Dyer discuss increased security at local military bases due to the recent events in the Middle East, along with the January 22 SDMAC Breakfast.
Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand, U-T prep sportswriter, are joined by Terri Bamford, Girls Basketball Coach at La Jolla Country Day, whose team is the nation’s top ranked girls basketball team. Kearney and Brand discuss the U-T Top Ten rankings in other winter sports.
Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand from the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Terry Tucker, Boys Basketball Coach at San Ysidro High, whose team is led by one of the country’s top players, freshman Mikey Williams.