Category Archives: Talkin’ Sports

Jim Shovlin Talkin’ Faded Glory on Talkin’ Sports

Tune Saturday at 9:00AM for Talkin’ Sports on WKJG-ESPN Radio 1380. 

Faded Glory, a film about a group of men pursuing a national baseball championship will be shown at the Cinema Center Wednesday May 12. Fort Wayne’s Mike Roesler (a NEIBA Hall of Famer) is one of the featured players in this film and we’ll talk with Mike and the film’s director Rick Cohen.

We’ll also check in with TinCaps President Mike Nutter as the TinCaps are home for the weekend and Komets President Michael Franke as the K’s face the Flint Generals in the IHL Turner Cup finals Saturday night at the Coliseum. We’ll also talk with Stephanie Jentgen from SCAN about plans for the upcoming Greater Fort Wayne Putting Championship.

We’ll be naming our SportsCenter Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show . Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a SportsCenter Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the SportsCenter Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

Phone lines are always open at 260-447-8500.

Mike Nutter In-Studio This Week on Talkin’ Sports

From our friend, Jim Shovlin:

Fort Wayne TinCaps President Mike Nutter will be our in-studio guest this week and will be taking your calls at 447-8500  with questions on all things TinCaps and Parkview Field. The TinCaps open their season on Thursday.

We’ll also be checking in with Komets President Michael Franke in our weekly update as the K’s wind up the regular season with 6 of their last 8 games at home on Coliseum ice.

We’ll be naming our PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show. An IPFW athlete is this weeks’ recipient.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

Have a potential local sports show topic? Send ideas to shovee@aol.com.

This Week on Talkin’ Sports with Jim Shovlin

Join us Saturday morning at 9:00 for Talkin’ Sports. IPFW does indeed have a hockey team and they are currently 14-2-1 on the season. We’ll talk with IPFW player Chris Treft about a home game coming up Saturday at McMillen Park Ice Arena. We’ll also talk local college basketball with University of St. Francis Mens coach Jeff Reckeweg as his Cougars prepare for a run at the conference crown. We’ll also be checking in with Komets President Michael Franke in our weekly Komets update as the K’s have another 3-game weekend of International Hockey League games.
We’ll be naming our PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

This Week on Talkin’ Sports

Join us Saturday morning at 9:20 for Talkin’ Sports, immediately following Fighting Irish Preview. This week I’ll be joined by guest co-host Blake Sebring of the News-Sentinel.

Blake and I will be talkin’ sports with Trine University head football coach Matt Land as he prepares his Thunder team for an NCAA Division III round 2 game Saturday against Wittenberg. We’ll be talking with former Fort Wayne resident and major league catcher Rob Bowen as he launches a new business venture. We’ll check in with Komets President Michael Franke for our weekly Komets update and Phil Houk, host of Fighting Irish preview will fill us in on the latest news in the world of Notre Dame football.

We’ll have scores and highlights from the Luers/Monrovia 2A High School football State Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium as well as Komets and Mad Ants scores from Friday night.

We’ll be naming our Co- PSI/One Eleven Design Athletes of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

Tune to WOWO on Saturday for Talkin Sports with Jim Shovlin

Join us Saturday morning at 9:20 for Talkin’ Sports, immediately following Fighting Irish Preview. This week we’ll recap the Komets opening night game aginst Bloomington at Memorial Coliseum with Komet president Michael Franke, check in with Phil Houk to find out a little more about the USF Cougars Saturday opponent,  Missouri University of Science and Technology and we’ll talk with travel hockey coach David Ray of the Ft. Wayne Vipers about the financial responsibilities of travel sports.
 
 We will have 1st round sectional  highlights and recaps from high school football games around the area and preview collegiate football games of local interest.

We’ll be naming our PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

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Tune in Saturday mornings at 9:20 for Talkin’ Sports on WKJG-ESPN Radio 1380. Phone lines are always open at 260-447-8500.

Talkin’ Sports is brought to you each week by: INdigital Telecom, Perfection Bakeries/Aunt Millie’s, Wise Insurance, PSI/One Eleven Design and Kraft Foods.

This Week on Talkin Sports

Tune in Saturday morning at 9 for Talkin’ Sports, as we’ll be talking with University of St. Francis head mens soccer coach Mitch Ellisen.

We’ll also talk with TinCaps President Mike Nutter in our weekly segment as the TinCaps regular season winds down..

We’ll have Week 2 scores and recaps from high school football games around the area.

We’ll be naming our PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

We’re also asking for those attending high school football scrimmages tonight to call in and give us your thoughts.

Have an idea for a show topic or local guest? Let us know.

Tune in Saturday mornings at 9 for Talkin’ Sports on WKJG-ESPN Radio 1380. Phone lines are always open at 260-447-8500.

Talkin’ Sports is brought to you each week by: INdigital Telecom, Perfection Bakeries/Aunt Millie’s, Wise Insurance, PSI/One Eleven Design and Kraft Foods.

Talkin’ Sports. Local Guests. Local Topics. Local Opinion.

This Week on Talkin Sports

Tune in Saturday morning at 9 for Talkin’ Sports, we’ll be talking with Juanita Goodwell, new head girls basketball coach of the South Side lady Archers in addition to her duties as the school’s softball coach.

We’ll also talk with TinCaps President Mike Nutter in our weekly segment as the TinCaps amazing season continues.
High school football starts tonight and we’ll have Week 1 scores and recaps too.

We’ll be naming our PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

We’re also asking for those attending high school football scrimmages tonight to call in and give us your thoughts.

Have an idea for a show topic or local guest? Let us know.

Tune in Saturday mornings at 9 for Talkin’ Sports on WKJG-ESPN Radio 1380. Phone lines are always open at 260-447-8500.

Talkin’ Sports is brought to you each week by: INdigital Telecom, Perfection Bakeries/Aunt Millie’s, Wise Insurance, PSI/One Eleven Design and Kraft Foods.

Talkin’ Sports. Local Guests. Local Topics. Local Opinion.

This Week on Talkin Sports

Tune in Saturday morning at 9 for Talkin’ Sports, we’ll be talking with Lisa Palmer, the coordinator of the Leighann Palmer Foundation Golf Outing which will be holding it’s 15th and final event that funds local scholarships.

We’ll also talk with TinCaps President Mike Nutter in our weekly segment as the TinCaps return for an 8-game homestand.

We’ll be naming our PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

We’re also asking for those attending high school football scrimmages tonight to call in and give us your thoughts.

Have an idea for a show topic or local guest? Let us know.

Tune in Saturday mornings at 9 for Talkin’ Sports on WKJG-ESPN Radio 1380. Phone lines are always open at 260-447-8500.

Talkin’ Sports is brought to you each week by: INdigital Telecom, Perfection Bakeries/Aunt Millie’s, Wise Insurance, PSI/One Eleven Design and Kraft Foods.

Talkin’ Sports. Local Guests. Local Topics. Local Opinion.

This Week on Talkin Sports

Tune in Saturday morning at 9 for Talkin’ Sports, as we’ll discuss the World Baseball Academy located in Fort Wayne, with Executive Director Caleb Kimmel.

We’ll also talk with TinCaps President Mike Nutter in our weekly segment as the TinCaps end a very successful 10-game homestand.

We’ll be naming our PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: jim@wowo.com.

Have an idea for a show topic or local guest? Let us know.

Tune in Saturday mornings at 9 for Talkin’ Sports on WKJG-ESPN Radio 1380. Phone lines are always open at 260-447-8500.

Talkin’ Sports is brought to you each week by: INdigital Telecom, Perfection Bakeries/Aunt Millie’s, Wise Insurance, PSI/One Eleven Design and Kraft Foods.

Talkin’ Sports. Local Guests. Local Topics. Local Opinion.

This Week on Talkin Sports

Tune in to Talkin’ Sports Saturday morning at 9:00 as we’ll be talking Officiating with Indiana High School football and basketball official Justin Shippy.

We’ll also check in with TinCaps President Mike Nutter for our weekly segment as the TinCaps continue to tear up the Midwest League.

We’ll be naming our PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week in the 4th Quarter of the show.

Any athlete (youth, adult, high school, collegiate, neighbor) can be a PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week. Nominations for the PSI/One Eleven Design Athlete of the Week can be submitted to this e-mail address or: wkjg1380@yahoo.com.

Have an idea for a show topic or local guest? Let us know.

Tune in Saturday mornings at 9 for Talkin’ Sports on WKJG-ESPN Radio 1380. Phone lines are always open at 260-447-8500.

Talkin’ Sports is brought to you each week by: INdigital Telecom, Perfection Bakeries/Aunt Millie’s, Wise Insurance, PSI/One Eleven Design and Kraft Foods.

Talkin’ Sports. Local Guests. Local Topics. Local Opinion.