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"THE CONVERSATION" Episode #33, With Dan Schlossberg, Analyst, Commentator, Writer Author

March 26, 2020 Former Associated Press newsman Dan Schlossberg, a lifelong resident of Northern New Jersey, is one of the country’s premier baseball experts.  Dan boasts a 49-year journalism career that spans the gamut from broadcast analyst and commentator, to writer, author, and entrepreneur.  He has won awards for writing, editing, graphic design, and public […]

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"THE CONVERSATION" Episode #32, With Jon McLaughlin, Offensive Line Coach, Columbia University

March 25, 2020 With nearly 30 years of collegiate coaching experience, Jon McLaughlin was named offensive line coach and assistant head coach at Columbia University in March 2015. Known for top-notch offensive line play and offensive production in both the running and passing game, McLaughlin arrived at Columbia after nine years as the University of […]

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“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #31, With Mike Ferrin, Arizona Diamonbacks Host & MLB Network Radio

March 24, 2020 Mike Ferrin is a professional broadcaster with more than 20 years of on-air experience, mostly in Major Markets or National Radio. With a focus on and passion for baseball, He currently serves as the Secondary Play-By-Play Announcer and Radio Pre & Post Game Host for The Arizona Diamondbacks. He’s also spent more […]

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"THE CONVERSATION" Episode #28, With Steve Fairchild, Former College & Professional Football Coach, Fairchild QB Training

March 20, 2020 Steve Fairchild was born in Decatur, Illinois. He graduated from Patrick Henry High School in San Diego, CA in 1976. Steve is a 1981 graduate of Colorado State, where he spent three seasons as a quarterback and earned All-WAC second-team honors behind BYU’s Jim McMahon. He also excelled in the classroom at […]

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“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #26 With Grant Parr, Mental Sports Performance Consultant

March 18, 2020 Grant Parr, M.A. is a Mental Sports Performance Consultant focusing on high impact and combat sports. His consulting practice uses mental performance techniques and strategies to help athletes and coaches gain a competitive edge in their sport performance. He consults with a wide variety of athletes and sports disciplines including fencing, football, wrestling, martial arts and […]

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“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #25 With David Halberstam, Sports Broadcaster Journal

March 17, 2020 The publisher of the site is David J. Halberstam, a 40-year industry veteran who himself served as play-by-play announcer for St. John’s University basketball  in New York and as radio play-by-play voice of the Miami Heat in South Florida. He is also a respected sports broadcast historian, often quoted by the daily […]

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“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #23, With Nello Gamberdino II, Sports Attorney, Certified major League Basebal Player Agent

March 13, 2020 Nello P. Gamberdino II, Sports Attorney and Major League Baseball Players Association Certified Agent who focuses his practice on the representation and management of professional baseball players. For over 16 years, Nello has successfully negotiated employment and marketing/endorsement contracts for professional athletes in 3 different sports in 11 different countries. He originally […]

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“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #22, Ron Higgins, Editor Tiger Rag Magazine

March 12, 2020 Ron Higgins, editor of Tiger Rag Media, is an award-winning multi-media sports journalist with 41 years of experience covering the Southeastern Conference and national sporting events. Higgins, son of former LSU sports information director Ace Higgins, graduated from LSU in 1979. He is a past president of the Football Writers Association of America and has […]

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“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #21, With Steve Moniaci, Athletic Director, Houston Baptist University

March 11, 2020 Steve Moniaci was named HBU’s fourth Director of Athletics on Feb. 1, 2010, after serving as interim director since May 2009.  In his role, he oversees the day-to-day operations of the athletic department and its 17 NCAA Division I sport programs. He came to HBU in January of 2007 as the associate director […]