Saturday Sports Show: 2019-2020

The WMIX Saturday Sports Show runs every week for the entire year, with new seasons beginning with football previews in August and ending the final Saturday in July.  You can listen to the Saturday Sports Show live on AM 940, 96.5 FM or right here on wmixsports.com.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Guests: Doug Creel – Mt. Vernon Boys Basketball, Jeff Lonnon – Mt. Vernon Girls Basketball, Aaron Robinson – Benton Wrestling, Brian Gamber – Woodlawn Boys Basketball, Wayne Haare – Nashville Boys Basketball, Tonya Conrad – Fairfield Girls Basketball and Matt Crain – Carterville Girls Basketball. Also, what is your favorite sports-related movie?

Previous Shows:

Saturday, August 3, 2019
Soccer / Volleyball Preview. Guests: Vimal Patel – Mt. Vernon Boys Soccer, Travis Sanders – Centralia Boys Soccer, Lee Bennett – Centralia A.D. on recent Trout Arena upgrades, Matt Troha – IHSA on New Statewide TV Network, Quinn McClure – Mt. Vernon Golf on tryout info, Erica Culpepper – Mt. Vernon Volleyball, Loni Smith – Carlyle Volleyball, Sara Lamczyk – Woodlawn Volleyball and Josh Konkel – Nashville Volleyball. Also, if you could travel anywhere in the world to try a certain food, where would you go and what food would you be trying?

Saturday, August 10, 2019
Cross Country and Football (SIRR-Ohio) Preview. Guests: Matt Hampelmann – West Frankfort Cross Country, Tim Bierbaum – C.O.R.L. Cross Country, Eric Kirkpatrick – Du Quoin Cross Country, Clint Turner – Mt. Vernon Boys Cross Country, Jenny Olson – Nashville Cross Country, Justin Groves – Benton Football, Brian Beery – West Frankfort Football, Gabe Angelly – Harrisburg Football, and Gary Carter – Murphysboro Football. Also, what is a question you think we should ask as a social media question of the week?

Saturday, August 17, 2019
Golf, Girls Tennis, and Football (SIRR-Mississippi) Preview. Guests: Quinn McClure – Mt. Vernon Golf, Reggie Norman – Benton Boys Golf, Randy Knox – Mt. Vernon Girls Tennis, Derek Beard – Du Quoin Football, Brett Diel – Carterville Football, Steve Kozuszek – Nashville Football, Brett Detering – Anna-Jonesboro Football and Tod Rushing – Pinckneyville Football. Also, what is your cell phone ringtone?

Saturday, August 24, 2019
All Football (South Seven and Black Diamond) Preview. Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon, Kerry Martin – Marion, Bobby Brenneisen – Centralia, Bryan Lee – Carbondale, Mike Rude – Sesser-Valier-Waltonville, Justin Townsend – Fairfield, Joe Rivers – Edwards County, Jeff Rush – Hamilton County, and Kurt Simon – Carmi. Also, what is your favorite college football team?

Saturday, August 31, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Brady Haupt – West Frankfort PBP Voice, Kevin Greene – Salem Football, Cathy Kohnen – Pinckneyville Volleyball, Sam Root – Woodlawn Baseball, Zeke Light – Mt. Vernon Girls Golf, and Anthony Lowery – Waltonville Cross Country. Also, what is the best / your favorite concert you have ever seen?

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Justin Groves – Benton Football, Christopher Birkner – Carlyle Football, Ryan Roddy – Centralia Football PBP, Vimal Patel – Mt. Vernon Boys’ Soccer, LaMar Choate – Wayne City Volleyball, Christy Gillett – Salem Volleyball, and Darren Kinnard – our new co-worker at Withers! Also, how do you like your eggs cooked / prepared?

Saturday, September 14, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Steve Kozuszek – Nashville Football, Justin Townsend – Fairfield Football, Quinn McClure – Mt. Vernon Boys Golf, Dan Kueper – C.O.R.L. Volleyball, Curt Jones – South Central Baseball, and Linda Austin with Crossroads and JC Jets on the fundraiser softball game today at Lincoln Park. Also, what TV show / movie character would you like to hang out with and why?

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Todd Thomas – Johnston City Football, Brian Beery – West Frankfort Football, Bobby Brenneisen – Centralia Football, Sara Lamczyk – Woodlawn Volleyball, Barry Vaughan – Hamilton County Golf, Travis Kuhn – Okawville Boys Golf, and Jay Ray – Pinckneyville Boys Soccer. Also, what is your favorite pizza topping?

Saturday, September 28, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Kevin Greene – Salem Football, Derek Beard – Du Quoin Football, Kurt Simon – Carmi Football, Scott Haley – W.S.V. Boys Golf, Erica Culpepper – Mt. Vernon Volleyball, Travis Sanders – Centralia Boys Soccer, and Tom Calhoun – P.A. Voice of the St. Louis Blues as we celebrate the Stanley Cup Champions one last time before their season opener Wednesday. Also, what are you most looking forward to in the month of October?

Saturday, October 5, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Bryan Lee – Carbondale Football, Brett Diel – Carterville Football, Tod Rushing – Pinckneyville Football, Replays of Interviews earlier in the week with John Rooney – Cardinals Radio voice and Tom Ackerman – Sports Director at KMOX – St. Louis, Doug Kell – Nashville Girls Golf, Reggie Norman – Benton Boys Golf, and Zeke Light – Mt. Vernon Girls Golf. Also, what is / was your first / favorite pet?

Saturday, October 12, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Kerry Martin – Marion Football, Brian Tackitt – Flora Football, Tom Maulding – Hamilton County Football PBP Voice, Rhonda Carlton – Benton Volleyball, Trey Meyer – Nashville Volleyball PBP Voice, Karen Jurich – Herrin Volleyball, and Brad Hargis – Salem Cross Country. Also, what would be the first thing you buy if you won the lottery?

Saturday, October 19, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Christopher Birkner – Carlyle Football, Brett Detering – Anna-Jonesboro Football, Joe Rivers – Edwards County Football, Vimal Patel – Mt. Vernon Boys Soccer, Kellie Griffith – West Frankfort Volleyball, Donette Wheatley – Elverado Volleyball, and Adam Rosoho – Christopher Volleyball. Also, what is your favorite Halloween candy?

Saturday, October 26, 2019
Guests: Jerod Kessler – Mt. Vernon Football, Darren Kinnard – Section 618 host to wrap up the 2019 football regular season, Bobby Brenneisen – Centralia Football, Todd Thomas – Johnston City Football, Cathy Kohnen – Pinckneyville Volleyball, Josh Konkel – Nashville Volleyball, and Sara Lamczyk – Woodlawn Volleyball. Also, what is the weirdest / most unique thing you’ve ever dressed up as for Halloween?

Saturday, November 2, 2019
Full football playoff preview show! Guests: Brian Beery – West Frankfort, Kerry Martin – Marion, Justin Groves – Benton, Kevin Greene – Salem, Jeff Rush – Hamilton County, Brian Tackitt – Flora, Steve Kozuszek – Nashville, Derek Beard – Du Quoin, and Bryan Lee – Carbondale. Also, which school in far southern Illinois has the best chance of making a deep playoff run.

Saturday, November 9, 2019
Guests: Steve Kozuszek – Nashville Football, Gary Carter – Murphysboro Football, Justin Groves – Benton Football, Justin Townsend – Fairfield Football, Jason Clay – Vandalia Football, Angie Edsen – Centralia Volleyball, and Chet Snyder – Fairfield Volleyball. Hosted by “Big Jake” Linder. Also, would you rather give up every drink other than water, or give up every food cooked in an over?

Saturday, November 16, 2019
Girls basketball preview (with some football!). Guests: Clint Winemiller – Hamilton County Girls BB, Jeff Lonnon – Mt. Vernon Girls BB, Katie Steffan – Centralia Girls BB, Steve Kozuszek – Nashville FB, Gary Carter – Murphysboro FB, Jason Clay – Vandalia FB, Andy Sloan – Benton Girls BB, Johnny Hollis – S.V.W. Girls BB, and Matt Patterson – Woodlawn Girls BB. Also, what is your favorite part about cold weather?

Saturday, November 23, 2019
Boys Basketball Preview (with some football)! Guests: Doug Creel – Mt. Vernon, Jeff Lonnon – Mt. Vernon Girls, Anthony Lowery – Waltonville, Lee Bennett – Centralia, Gary Carter – Murphysboro Football, Steve Kozuszek – Nashville Football, Brad Beaty – Webber, Brian Gamber – Woodlawn, and Shane Garner – Sesser-Valier. Also, what is the most memorable basketball game you have ever been a part of?

Saturday, November 30, 2019
Guests: Doug Creel – Mt. Vernon Boys Basketball, Jeff Lonnon – Mt. Vernon Girls Basketball, Andy Fehrenbacher – Salem Boys Basketball, Brandon McPherson – Mt. Vernon Boys Bowling, Brad Beaty – Webber Boys Basketball, Johnny Hollis – S.V.W. Girls Basketball, Gary Carter – Murphysboro Football and Steve Kozuszek – Nashville Football. Also, should IHSA schools reverse the decision to move to districts in football? And what is your favorite food on your Thanksgiving plate?