Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Locker Talk lineup for June 26

It's the last episode of the 2018/19 season! So, we've jammed as much local sports content into one hour as humanly possible, to carry you through until we return in September. The show airs tonight at 6:00 on Access channel 7 (HD 70), repeats each weeknight at the same time, and is brought to you by our friends at Bennett Dunlop Ford. The lineup is below. Have a great summer!

Locker Talk Guests for June 26/19
Season Finale
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. The Regina Riot will host their arch-rivals from Saskatoon in this weekend’s WWCFL championship game. Guests: Olivier Eddie (Riot board member) & Morgan Turner (DL/K). 

2. As Raptormania sweeps the country, what will Toronto’s NBA championship mean for grassroots basketball in places like Regina? Guest: Andrew Gottselig (Hooplife Basketball Academy CEO). 

3. A preview of the Baseball Canada Cup U17 championships coming to Regina this summer. Guests: Ron Knaus (Event Vice Chair) & Greg Brons (Team Sask Coach).

4. The Film Room. Locker Talk’s sports movie reviewer Carlo Palazzo offers his thoughts on another classic of the silver screen. This month: Fighting With My Family.

5. A preview of the 5th annual Meid and Friends charity fundraiser at the Regina Lawn Bowling Club in August. Guest: Ernie Meid (Event Organizer).

6. A Regina athlete is making a big splash on the national diving scene. Guests: Laura Desautels (Regina Diving Club Head Coach) & Alyssa Clairmont (Diver). 

7. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.

8. Locker Talk Sports Panel. Our highly respected panelists discuss the top local sports stories of 2019 so far.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Locker Talk lineup for June 19

It's the second-last show of the broadcast season! This week's episode of Locker Talk, brought to you by our pals at Bennett Dunlop Ford, hits the Access 7 (HD 70) airwaves tonight at 6:00. The show repeats every weeknight at the same time. Here's this week's lineup of high quality guests, including the Fightin' Fiacco brothers, teasing a big boxing announcement in the fall:

Locker Talk Guests for June 19/19
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. The O’Neill Titans celebrate a second straight city high school track and field team championship. Guests: Liah Schmidt & Tanya Workman (Titans athletes). 

2. Locker Talk Fitness File. June edition, with host Aaron Shannon from Wellness Revolution Studio.

3. Another Regina Minor Football spring league season is in the books, with team 3 (Black) celebrating a championship. Guests: Dwayne Masson (HC/OC), Anthony Montas-Leipert (OL/DL) & Taggart Rowell (WR).

4. Ringside. Locker Talk’s monthly look at the world of amateur and professional boxing, with host Frank Fiacco (Lonsdale Boxing Club President). Guest: Pat Fiacco (Boxing Canada President).

5. An update on preparations for the 2019 GMS Queen City Marathon. Guest: Shawn Weimer (Run Director). 

6. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Locker Talk lineup for June 12

The weekly hour-long local sports thrill ride known as Locker Talk returns with a brand new episode at 6:00 tonight on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. We're into the home stretch of this broadcast season, and have lots of great guests lined up to take you through our summer hiatus. For instance, here's this week's lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for June 12/19
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. One of Canada’s top heavy events (Highland Games) athletes is wrapping up his competitive career this year. Guest: Jason Johnston (Heavy Events athlete). 

2. A look back at some of the highlights of the 2018/19 Regina high school athletic season. Guest: Aaron Anderson (RHSAA Commissioner).

3. Regina’s junior golf programs have been revamped, in an effort to get more young people playing the sport. Reporter: Pete Paczko.

4. The Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame announces another stellar class of inductees for 2019. Guests: Colleen Sostorics (2019 Inductee) & Matthew Gourlie (SSHF Communications Coordinator). 

5. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Locker Talk lineup for May 22

We're back from a one week hiatus with a brand-new episode of Locker Talk at 6:00 tonight on Access 7 (HD 70) in Regina. The show repeats every weeknight at the same time. It's another all-star cast of guests, as evidenced by this lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for May 22/19
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. The 2019 Saskatchewan golf season is in full swing. How are golfers adjusting to the new rules brought in this year? Guest: Bryan Raymond (Flowing Springs Golf Greens).

2. Regina athletes recently competed at the Canadian power lifting championships in Edmonton. They’ll also host a big competition in September. Guest: Lee Powell (VP, South Sask Powerlifters).

3. A preview of Showcase 2019, the annual all-star weekend put on by Little League baseball organizations in Regina and Moose Jaw. Guests: Jim Cozman & Gerry Krismer (Showcase Organizing Committee). 

4. The Film Room. Locker Talk’s resident sports movie guru Carlo Palazzo is back with his thoughts on another film classic. This month: 350 Days.

5. A preview of the 2019 Race for Recovery charity fundraiser, put on by Swervin’ Mini Indy Racing. Guest: Merv Armstrong (Organizer) & Julius Brown (Canadian Mental Health Association).

6. A profile of the Regina women’s ball hockey league. Guests: Kayla Gallant (League Coordinator) & Michelle Kealey (Player). 

7. Ringside. Our monthly look at the world of professional and amateur boxing, with host Frank Fiacco (Lonsdale Boxing Club President).

8. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Locker Talk lineup for May 8


Back by popular (?) demand, Regina's favourite one hour television program devoted entirely to the local sports scene returns with a new episode tonight at 6:00. It's Locker Talk on Access 7, and it's brought to you by Bennett Dunlop Ford. Here's this week's lineup: 

Locker Talk Guests for May 8/19
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. An introduction to the new play-by-play voice of the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Guest: Derek Taylor. Reporter: Mitchell Blair

2. Regina gets set to host the western Canadian junior team handball championships May 10-12. Guests: Claire Dore (Sask Team Handball Federation President), Brandon Fiske & Cindy Chung (Team Sask players).

3. Access 7 Sports Plays of the Month. April edition.

4. A preview of the annual Saskatchewan Highland Gathering and Celtic Festival (Highland Games), coming up May 18-19 at Regina’s Victoria Park. Guests: Forrest Scharf (Organizing Committee), Steve Halladay (Organizer, Strong man/woman competition) & Tracey Halladay(Strongwoman competitor). 

5. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.