Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Locker Talk lineup for May 24

Thanks to Carlo Palazzo for filling in as co-host this week, while Mitch visits the Windy City (or in the case of today's Regina weather, the other Windy City) of Chicago. Here's this week's lineup:


Locker Talk Guests for May 24/17
Co-Host: Carlo Palazzo

1. Another RMF spring league season is in the books, with team 2 (Red) celebrating a championship. Guests: Dylan Hart (Head Coach) & Noah Pelletier (QB). 

2. A preview of the 2017 Saskatchewan Roughriders training camp. Guest: Rob Vanstone (Regina Leader-Post Sports Coordinator).

3. The Pile O’ Bones Roller Derby Club has launched another action-packed season. Guest: Robyn Betker (Derby name: Ruby Rawbones). 

4. The Saskatchewan Darts Association recently held its provincial championships in Regina. Reporter: Patrick Palmer (Dart man). 

5. A preview of the Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling event coming to Regina in September. Guest: Bernadette McIntyre (Event Chair). 

6. For Pete’s Sake. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Locker Talk lineup for May 17

We're into the home stretch of this broadcast season, with only (counting this week) seven episodes left until the Locker Talk summer hiatus. Suppose we'd better make them count! Here's this week's lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for May 17/17
Co-Host: Mitchell Blair


1. The Regina Riot women’s football team hosts the arch rival Saskatoon Valkyries this weekend. Guests: Kris Hadesbeck (Assistant Coach) & Payton Kuster (DB). 

2. A preview of the 2017 Regina Highland Games, featuring the very popular heavy events competition. Guest: Jason Johnston (Organizer/Heavy Events Competitor). 

3. The Regina Red Sox open their 2017 training camp next week. Guest: Mitch MacDonald (Head Coach).

4. Ringside. Locker Talk’s monthly update on the world of amateur and professional boxing, with host Frank Fiacco (Lonsdale Boxing Club President). 

5. The Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame unveils its 2017 class of inductees. Guest: Autumn McDowell (SSHF Communications Coordinator). 

6. Two University of Regina football players are getting set to attend their first CFL training camps. Guests: Jeremy Zver (B.C. Lions O lineman) & Mitchell Picton (Saskatchewan Roughriders receiver). 

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

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Locker Talk lineup for May 10

Another star-studded lineup this week! As always, the show airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 in Regina.


Locker Talk Guests for May 10/17
Co-Host: Mitchell Blair


1. A preview of Showcase 2017, the first annual all-star weekend put on by Little League baseball organizations in Regina and Moose Jaw. Guests: Jim Cozman & Gerry Krismer (Showcase Organizing Committee).

2. A preview of the annual Campbell & Haliburton Kids of Steel Icebreaker Triathlon, hosted by the Regina Multisport Club. Guest: Terry Hooper (Race Director). 

3. A review of the Regina Thunder spring camp, and Can-Am Challenge weekend with the Concordia College Cobbers. Guests: Brent Glen (Defensive Coordinator) & Cody Erdelyan (Thunder linebacker). 

4. Locker Talk Fitness File. May edition, with hosts Daniel Ince & Michelle Espino (Driven Lifestyle Group). 

5. A review of the 2017 WCP Cup indoor soccer tournament from the perspective of the women’s division champs. Guests: Robert Westerman (Team Netherlands Manager) & Amanda Istead (Netherlands goalie). 

6. The O’Neill Titans capture a 10th straight city high school badminton team championship. Guests: Cindy Chung, Alma Bajenting & Sharmille Dimaano (Titans badminton players).

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

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Locker Talk lineup for May 3

We're back with another new episode, after a quick one week hiatus. As per usual, the show airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 in Regina. Here's the lineup:


Locker Talk Guests for May 3/17
Co-Host: Mitchell Blair


1. The local swimming community hopes to keep more top athletes training at home via the newly-created Regina High Performance Swim Fund. Guest: Abderrahmane Tissira (U of R swim team head coach). 

2. The University of Regina Rams football team held its annual spring camp this weekend, welcoming the largest recruiting class in the history of the program. Reporter: Mitchell Blair.

3. The Prairie Hockey Academy, Saskatchewan’s first Hockey Canada sports school, opens its doors this fall. Guest: Justin Simpkins (PHA President). 

4. Access 7 Sports Plays of the Month.

5. Members of the local lawn bowling community breathe a collective sigh of relief, as the City of Regina reconsiders a plan to shut down the local lawn bowling greens. The club also hosts its annual open house this coming weekend. Guests: Keith Roney & Brandon Watson (Regina Lawn Bowling Club board members). 

6. A preview of the 2017 Ken Goff Memorial Boxing Classic. Guest: Pat Fiacco (Regina Boxing Club VP).

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

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Locker Talk lineup for April 19

Football coaching duties prevented me from hosting this week's show. I bet that news increased your interest level in tuning in!

Anyway, the show - hosted by Mitchell Blair and Carlo Palazzo - hits the Access 7 airwaves tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon. Here's the lineup:


Locker Talk Guests for April 19/17
Hosts: Mitchell Blair & Carlo Palazzo


1. The Regina Riot women’s football team gets set to launch the 2017 WWCFL season. Guests: Morgan Bunce (Defensive Coordinator) & Karlie Jackson (Defensive back).

2. Locker Talk Fitness File. April edition, with hosts Daniel Ince & Michelle Espino (Driven Lifestyle Group).

3. Ringside. Locker Talk’s monthly look at the world of amateur and professional boxing. With host Frank Fiacco (Lonsdale Boxing Club President). 

4. The Film Room. Locker Talk’s resident movie buff Carlo Palazzo offers his thoughts on another cinematic classic. This time: Rollerball

5. The Extreme Hockey Regina Capitals capture bronze medals at the Keystone Cup western hockey championship tournament. Guests: Mitch Topinka (Assistant coach), Cody Hegion (Caps forward) & Austin Brown (Caps defenceman).

6. Saskatchewan celebrates its first-ever national senior women’s water polo championship. Guests: Adrien VanDyke & Breanna Dupperon (Team Sask players). 

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