Andy Hopper: Parsons High School boys basketball assistant coach Andy Hopper, who’s also active in the local Babe Ruth youth baseball league, talks about joining the coaching staff of one of the state’s hottest teams as well as his vision for youth sports in town.
Sports in Kansas Chet Kuplen talks about the 2020 Kansas Shrine Bowl selection process and the state of sports in Kansas.
Erica Gartner: A can’t-miss interview with former Labette County High School star and current Bemidji State (Minn.) point guard Erica Gartner, who talks about her fight with anxiety and depression and how she deals with balancing life and college athletics
Anthony Albertini: A former St. Paul football standout now playing at Pittsburg State on the defensive line, Anthony Albertini talks about his journey from 8-Man football to NCAA Division II and how he survived a coaching change in college.
Jason Storm: The Labette County High School wrestling head coach talks about building a wrestling program almost from scratch and the impact the sanctioning of girls wrestling will have on the state of Kansas.
Gracen Friess: A star tennis and track athlete at Parsons High School and the daughter of the football coach, Gracen Friess gives her take on why girls athletics don’t get the respect they deserve and how that can change in the community.
Anthony Houk: The Parsons High School boys basketball head coach talks about faith and balancing an increased workload for today’s high school athletes.
Scott Marlow, the Voice of the Parsons Vikings for KLKC, comes into the studio to talk about local media in Southeast Kansas and the public-private school classification debate raging in KSHSAA.
A year ago, Kurt Friess took over as head coach of the Parsons High School football team and guided the Vikings to their first playoff win in 42 years. And he did it with his son, Gage, at quarterback. We talk about how an elementary school principal’s life has changed and evolved since taking over as head coach.
Sean Price, the head football coach at Labette County High School, talks about what drives him and how the journey through multiple head coaching jobs in the state has impacted him.