Tag Archive: Scrogcast

Jan 10

Scrogcast: Quitting at Cuesta and owning Hawaii

We use the second podcast in as many weeks to discuss a crazy basketball story from Cuesta College you have to hear to believe, Cal Poly’s surprising men’s basketball blowout victory over Hawaii and “The Carson Wack Show” at Arroyo Grande. Honolulu Star-Advertiser beat reporter Brian McInnis joins me for a segment on college basketball …

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Jan 03

Scrogcast: Introducing our new prep sports writer

We at The Tribune rang in the new year by welcoming new high school sports reporter Alex J. Jankowski to the Central Coast. Alex comes from Buffalo by way of Rutgers and Ketchikan, Alaska, and I sat down to ask him about his road to SLO, his affinity for and the lovable use of his …

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Feb 08

Scrogcast: Cal Poly’s signing day news conference

The folks over at The Poly Report (is that the official name?) requested an audio recording of the assistant coaches’ comments on signees from the Cal Poly football team’s Letter of Intent news conference on Wednesday. Here it is. With a short introduction, it lasts fewer than 20 minutes. Hope you enjoy, and if you …

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Jan 11

Scrogcast: Cal Poly basketball, All-County football

Cal Poly point guard Jamal Johnson drives the lane against UC Irvine. Tribune photo by Laura Dickinson.

Since it’s been a while since we taped a show, this one is extra long and stuffed with great content from all over the sports landscape. Tribune preps reporter Nick Wilson joined me to provide a preview of the All-County high school football team and the Player of the Year story coming out this weekend. …

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Oct 12

Scrogcast: Talking movies with Eversley and football with Wilson

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College basketball practice opens today, and to get in the spirit, I sat down with Cal Poly junior forward Chris Eversley. CE33 and I talked about his history in the Chicago prep hoops scene. You’ll learn everything you ever wanted to know about Walter Payton High. Eversley also talks about his love of blockbuster movies. …

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Sep 05

Scrogcast: Meet Mr. Wilson and the Wisconsin duo

For the first Scrogcast of the season, I did a little reflecting on Cal Poly football’s 41-14 season-opening win and have a couple of special interview segments. I got Wisconsin transfers Jake Irwin and Cameron Ontko from the Mustangs’ football team talking about the big game in ’08 — when a certain person missed a …

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Jan 14

Scrogcast: Your college IS your college

To kick off this edition of the Scrogcast, Donovan “D.A.I.R.D. to Keep Kids off Drugs” Aird and J.D. “Scroggs” tackle the topic of college sports fandom and span the usual topics like Cal Poly’s athletic director search, Mustangs men’s basketball and high school boys and girls basketball. This premise is simple: You don’t choose a …

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Dec 09

Scrogcast: Boom goes the Dyna-Wright

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He passes it to the man… And we did another podcast. This latest one wraps up everything that needs to be said about the Cal Poly football team’s 7-4 season and narrow miss on the FCS playoffs, gives outlooks for both the Mustangs men’s and women’s basketball programs and features an in-depth preview from Donovan …

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Sep 29

Just another SLO Tribune Scrogcast

The podcast is back this week, and we’re talking pretty in-depth about Cal Poly’s football game at Fresno State. We went a little longer this week, about 42 minutes, so let me know what you think about this length. Donovan Aird and I fly as a duo this time. No interns, but we get a …

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Sep 16

Scrogcast number two

We’re back with our second podcast, which former Tribune intern Pete DeYoung has called The Scrogcast. While I’m perfectly happy to go with that, can you think of something better? Let me know. And we’re happy to take suggestions on future topics. Topics for this week include: • A roundtable with Tribune interns Scott “Ski-Weezy” …

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