Kirk Heinze talks with MSU Extension Educator and Firewise Project Director Elaine Bush. MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon and MSU Athletic Director Mark Hollis talk with the Director of MSU Business-CONNECT Charles Hasemann. Russ White talks with Clinic Manager at MSU's Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic and physical therapist Mary Thiel.
Desmond Ferguson of Money Ball Sportswear joins Earle to discuss the basketball tournament and his position as a high school boys head coach. Carlton Valentine, Sextons boys basketball coach, joins Earle to discuss the team. Other topics include MSU football and the Olympics.
Larry Lage joins the conversation with talk about the upcoming Detroit Lions team. Tom Lemming also joins, discussing the Penn State recruiting struggles, as well as other recruiting classes among the Big ten conference. Earle closes the show with interviews from MSU men’s basketball players, as well as thoughts about the Olympics.
Earle and Bob Every rave about the Lansing athletic community, and they discuss the upcoming class for the Greater Lansing Hall of Fame. With the college football season quickly approaching, Earle discusses his hopefuls to make the starting lineup, and his predictions for the year. Ron Deleon caps off the show discussing his upcoming seventh, annual tennis tournament.
Scott Moore fills in for Earle today. Scott's first guest is MSU Men's hockey coach Tom Anastos. Adam Ruff from the Spartan Sports Network also checks in to discuss what is happening at the Big Ten meetings in Chicago.
The NCAA enforced their sanctions on Penn State today and Earle has Adam Ruff from the Spartan Sports Network to discuss it in detail. Earle gets another perspective from Detroit News sports writer Matt Charboneau. Listeners call in with their perspective as well.
Kirk Heinze talks with reporting manager for sustainability for the Ford Motor Company Thomas Niemann. Kirk also talks about the 2012 Solar Challenge from Ann Arbor. Major sponsor Black & Veatch Energy President Dean Oskvig and Senior VP and Director of Renewables and Energy Efficiency Business at Black & Veatch Energy Kurt Westermann also talk with Kirk as well as participants Byron Izenbaard, Mitch Panek, and Jordan Feight.
The Detroit Pistons finished their summer league and Detroit Free Press Sports writer Vince Ellis joins Earle to discuss the teams progress. The phone lines open the rest of the show to discuss the Penn State incident and Lansing State Journal writer Joe Rexrode weighs in with his opinion.
Lansing State Journal writer Chris Solari joins Earle to discuss the upcoming MSU men’s basketball team, along with more opinions in college sports. Head Coach of MSU baseball Jake Boss talks about his recruiting trail this summer, and his younger guys for the upcoming year. Earle closes the show taking callers, and recapping Verlander’s recent start.
Russ White talks with Detroit Mayor Dave Bing about MetroFoodPlus Innovation Cluster @ Detroit and Rick Foster MetroFoodPlus Innovation Cluster @ Detroit Co-Director Rick Foster. Kirk Heinze talks with Communication Manager for MMPA Laura Moser and Chairman of the Board of the Michigan Grocers Association Dale Hollandsworth.
Detroit Free Press writer Mark Snyder talks college basketball with Earle today. Terry Fitzwater also joins us, covering the Michigan racing scene and other NASCAR news. Earle closes the show talking about rival, University of Michigan’s basketball team, while taking callers.
Earle opens the show with callers, discussing the Michigan State Athletic program. Detroit News columnist Terry Foster joins the show with his expectations for the Detroit Tigers in the second half, and commenting on recent news of Detroit Tiger pitcher Justin Verlander sighted with Kate Upton. Detroit News feature writer Matt Charboneau caps off the show to discuss the recent news about a college football program selling beer and wine at football games.
Physical Fitness trainer Steve Morgan talks about maintaining a consistent workout in the summer heat, while keeping a good diet and finding the right nutrients. Detroit Free Press writer Dave Birkett joins the show to discuss the Detroit lions and pro football. Earle closes the show with talk about the all-star weekend.
John Johnson from the MHSAA (Michigan High School Athletics Association) discusses up-to-date information for the upcoming High School sports season. Greg Ahrens joins the panel to discuss how he promotes pro and amateur boxing matches, and the issues that come with concussions in society. Earle caps off the show with Tiger talk, and All-Star weekend discussion.
Earle is back in the studio today from his holiday break. Phil Steele (Northcoast Sports) joins the show to discuss his thoughts on this year’s Michigan State football team, as well as Big 10 predictions and college football. Mlive.com writer Dave Mayo joins the panel to discuss the Detroit Piston’s recent draft picks and the upcoming season. Earle caps off the show with other national news in the world of sports.