U-T Prep Sports Report

//U-T Prep Sports Report
The U-T San Diego Prep Sports Report is hosted By Drew Schlosberg, Community and Public Relations Consultant for The San Diego Union-Tribune; Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for the Union-Tribune; and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions. Each week the show features high school coaches throughout San Diego County who talk about their athletic programs, as well as other hot topics in the world of prep sports.

07/11/18 Spotlight on Tyler Gaffney, former Cathedral Catholic running back, Stanford star and Super Bowl Champion, and Baseball Standout and Vista Alum, Hera Alvarez

John Maffei, Union-Tribune sportswriter, talks about his recent articles on Tyler Gaffney, the former Cathedral Catholic running back who starred at Stanford and earned two Super Bowl rings in the NFL, and former Vista Alum, Hera Alvarez, who is a manager in the Pittsburgh Pirates minor league system. Maffei discusses three local high school baseball [...]

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06/27/18 Get Behind Home Plate: Joining the San Diego County Umpires Association

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions are joined by Nathan Thernes, President of the Pacific Umpires Association, to talk about the state of high school umpiring and what it takes to be a successful umpire.

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06/20/18 Reviewing the Prep Athletes Awards Gala and End of Year Events in San Diego Region Sports

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions recap the 2018 Union-Tribune/San Diego Hall of Champions “Prep Athletes Awards Gala” that was held on June 9 at PETCO Park.

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06/13/18 Checking in with the CIF, California InterScholastic Federation

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions are joined by John Schniepp, Commissioner of the San Diego CIF Section. Schniepp recaps highlights from the 2017-2018 sports year, along with challenges facing high school sports in the upcoming year.

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0/06/18 Recapping Baseball Championships and High School All Star Games

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions are joined by John Maffei, Union-Tribune sportswriter to chat about today’s San Diego High School All-Star Game; the CIF San Diego Section baseball championships; the track and field championships; and the annual Union-Tribune/Hall of Champions [...]

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05/30/18 Spotlight on Imperial County Sports

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions are joined by El Centro Southwest Athletic Director Ruben Valenzuela to talk about Southwest’s prowess on the athletic field this school year. Kearney and Brand discuss Spring sports playoff highlights, and preview the State track [...]

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05/23/18 Spring Sports Playoffs and Spotlight on Montgomery Boys Volleyball

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions, are joined by Debbie Isaia, Montgomery High School boys volleyball coach. Kearny and Brand talk about spring sports championships; Saturday’s track and field championships, and the Saturday, June 9 “Prep Athletes Awards Gala.”

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05/16/18 Spring Sports Championships; Spotlight on San Marcos High Softball

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions, are joined by Steve Tidd, San Marcos High softball coach. Kearny and Brand talk about spring sports championships and the Saturday, June 9 “Prep Athletes Awards Gala.”

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05/09/18 Torrey Pines Falcons Tennis and Union-Tribune/Hall of Champions Prep Athletes Awards Gala

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and Steve Brand of the San Diego Hall of Champions are joined by Torrey Pines boys tennis coach Skip Strode to talk about the Falcons unparalleled success in the San Diego Section. Kearney and Brand preview spring sports playoffs and chat about the annual Union-Tribune/Hall [...]

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05/02/18 Union-Tribune Top 10 Rankings in Baseball and Softball, and Spring Sports Playoff

Jess Kearney, Deputy Sports Editor for The San Diego Union-Tribune, and John Maffei, longtime U-T sportswriter, chat about the Union-Tribune Top 10 rankings in baseball and softball, along with Spring sports playoffs.

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