Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for June 27

It's the season finale! Our final episode of the 2017/18 broadcast season airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. We'll be back with a new season in September. Have a great summer in the meantime!

Locker Talk Guests for June 27/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. The sport of pickleball is growing in popularity in Regina, and across Saskatchewan. Guests: Karen Rust (Pickleball Regina President) & Allan Carpentier (Board member).

2. August will be a busy month at the Regina Lawn Bowling Club, as the club hosts its annual fundraiser for KidSport Saskatchewan, followed by the Canadian championships. Guests: Ernie Meid (Meid and Friends event organizer) & Tim Furry (Club member).

3. The Film Room. Locker Talk’s sports movie aficionado Carlo Palazzo offers his thoughts on another cinematic classic. This month: They Live.

4. A recap of the WWCFL championship game, won by the Regina Riot women’s football team. Guests: Morgan Bunce (Assistant Coach) & Aimee Kowalski (Riot QB). 

5. The Blair Necessities. Locker Talk’s weekly sports commentary.
 
6. Locker Talk Sports Panel. Our esteemed panelists discuss the top local sports stories of 2018.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for June 20

We're definitely into the home stretch now, as we present our second-last show of the season this week. As per usual, it airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. Here's this week's lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for June 20/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. A Regina-based youth basketball team is back from a national competition against the top under-14 boys teams in the country. Guests: Todd Klein (Regina Sonics Head Coach), Alex Jones & Jevin Thiele (Sonics players).

2. A preview of the 2018 season for the Regina Thunder junior football club. Guests: Bret McMann (Assistant Coach) & Brin Werrett (Board member). 

3. An update on the growing popularity of the sport of cricket in Regina, and across Saskatchewan. Guest: Tony Mathews (Regina Cricket Association). 

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

5. The Hooplife basketball training academy is gearing up for a busy summer season. Guest: Andrew Gottselig (Hooplife CEO). 

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

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for June 13

Here's the lineup for this week's show, airing tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. Another solid mix of guests from the local sporting community, guaranteed to inform and entertain you!


Locker Talk Guests for June 13/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair

1.   The University of Regina’s former athletic director receives a national honour, the Austin-Mathews award, at the USports national awards gala. Guest: Dick White (former AD).

2.   A preview of the 2018 GMS Queen City Marathon, expecting a record number of runners this year. Guest: Shawn Weimer (Race Director).

3.   Fitness File. June episode, with hosts Daniel Ince & Michelle Espino (Driven Lifestyle Group).

4.   The O’Neill Titans celebrate a city high school track and field team championship. Guests: Russ Neilsen (Head Coach), Amou Madol & Jeromy Peach (Titans athletes).

5.   Regina’s “3 Amigos” wrap up their high school track and field careers, and get set to go their separate ways this fall. Guests: Matthew Exner, Chloe McEachern & Vaughn Taylor (Track athletes).

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



Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for June 6

We are definitely into the home stretch of this broadcast season! Only four shows to go until we take a break (you're welcome) for July and August. With that in mind, here's the lineup for this week's show, airing tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina:

Locker Talk Guests for June 6/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair


1. An update on the growth of the Martin Collegiate high school Sports Academy. Guests: Sarah Spicer, Ryley Walter & Kendall Keller (Martin student/athletes). 

2. A rugby coach from Regina will lead the Mexican women’s team into competition at the World Cup Sevens next month. Guests: Robin MacDowell (Team Mexico Head Coach), Dany Rosales & Isabella Burgos (Team Mexico players). 

3. Two University of Regina Rams football recruits will represent Canada in international competition this summer. Guests: Jaxon Ford (DB) & Josh White (LB). 

4. Regina’s Lakeshore Tennis Club is getting set to host some of the top junior and adult players in western Canada in the coming weeks. Guest: Gabe Simons (Club Manager). 

5. The Regina Riot opens the WWCFL playoffs this weekend, in search of their second straight western Canadian women’s football championship. Guests: Kris Hadesbeck (Assistant Coach – LBs) & Courtney Tafelmeyer (DB). 

6. Special Olympics Saskatchewan is holding a five-on-five flag football tournament at Mosaic Stadium on June 23rd. Guests: Chelsea Fidler & Mike McGuire (Special Olympics Saskatchewan). 

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

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Locker Talk lineup for May 30

After taking a week off to devote resources to Memorial Cup coverage, we're back with a new episode of Locker Talk this week. As per usual, it airs tonight at 6:00 and Saturday at noon on Access channel 7 (HD 70) in Regina. Here's the lineup:

Locker Talk Guests for May 30/18
Co-host: Mitchell Blair

1. Many of the top female golfers on the planet visit Regina in August for the CP Women’s Open, hosted by the Wascana Country Club. Guest: Greg Dukart  (Wascana Country Club CEO). 

2. He’s one of the top young QB prospects in Regina. He trains with a Hec Crighton award winner. He also hosts a popular podcast, and has interviewed many of the top stars in the CFL. Did we mention he’s only 11 years old? Guest: Winston Chapman (Podcaster/aspiring CFL QB). 

3. The Film Room. Locker Talk’s sports movie reviewer Carlo Palazzo offers his thoughts on another cinematic classic. This time: Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story.

4. A farewell to the retiring commissioner of high school athletics in Regina, and an introduction to the new commissioner. Guests: Angela Tillier (Outgoing RHSAA Commissioner) & Aaron Anderson (Incoming Commissioner). 

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

6. The Regina Red Sox open the 2018 Western Major Baseball League season this weekend. Guest: Bernie Eiswirth (Red Sox General Manager). 

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