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During the shut down of local sports, SportsTone presents
On The Ball
a twice-weekly get-together featuring special guests
with connections to Randolph County sports.
On The Ball can be heard at 7:00 pm on Tuesday and
Thursday 'LIVE' at sportstone.net or
on the SportsTone Channel on your Mixlr App.
The host of On The Ball is Tony Wright with
panelists including Dennis Garcia, Doug Ward,
Danny Hunt, Seth Arrington, Gray Warren
and Bruce Trogdon.

On The Ball  PROGRAMS WITH PANELISTS AND GUESTS

LINKS TO LISTEN

On The Ball #28, June 18, 2020

Tony, Doug and Danny

Special Guests: Lauren LaPlant (SWR '16), basketball player at Western Carolina University; Kaila Craven (SWR '15) former basketball player at Appalachian State University; Donnie Baxter, football championship coach at Eastern Randolph High School

PROGRAM 28

On The Ball #27, June 16, 2020

Tony, Danny and Bruce

Special Guests: Holly Hill Cogan (SWR '93); Julie Lamar Purdue (SWR '93); Deanna Brower (SWR '92) discussing the Southwestern Randolph state volleyball championships in 1991 and 1992

PROGRAM 27

On The Ball #26, June 11, 2020

Tony, Dennis and Doug

Special Guests: Hunter Ridge (SWR '08), Ethan Marsh (SWR '07) and Josh Hohn (SGHS '07) discussing Post 45 and the 2008 American Legion State Championship team

PROGRAM 26

On The Ball #25, June 9, 2020

Tony, Bruce and Danny

Special Guests: Matt Kiser, men's basketball coach at Southwestern Randolph; Charlie Chapman, Mid-Piedmont Conference Commissioner; David Hayes, former women's basketball coach at Asheboro High School; Austin Davis, women's basketball coach at Uwharrie Charter Academy; Sarah Beth Campbell, volleyball coach at Wheatmore High School

PROGRAM 25

On The Ball #24, June 4, 2020

Tony, Doug and Dennis

Special Guests: Jay Foscue (AHS '86), member of the 1986 Asheboro State Champion baseball team; Maurice Butler (AHS '86), member of the 1986 Asheboro State Champion baseball team; Martin Smith, Head Coach of the 1986 Asheboro State Champion baseball team

PROGRAM 24

On The Ball #23, June 2, 2020

Tony, Danny and Bruce

Special Guests: Dennis Garcia, Randolph County NC 3 Baseball junior teams coordinator; Seth Arrington, NC 3 Baseball Commissioner; Ronnie Pugh, Randolph County NC 3 Baseball senior team Head Coach

PROGRAM 23

On The Ball #22, May 28, 2020

Tony, Dennis and Doug

Special Guests: Brad Monroe, Athletic Director and boys basketball coach at Uwharrie Charter Academy; Tommy McDonald, Public Address Announcer at Randleman High School; Garrie Storie, Athletic Trainer in Randolph County; Chris Chapman, Athletic Director at Southwestern Randolph High School

PROGRAM 22

On The Ball #21, May 26, 2020

Tony, Bruce and Danny

Special Guests: Don Bullins, Public Address Announcer at NC State, UNC-Greensboro and Asheboro Copperheads; Daniel Mitchell, boys basketball coach at Randleman High School; Wes Berrier, wrestling coach at Asheboro High School

PROGRAM 21

On The Ball #20, May 21, 2020

Tony, Doug and Dennis

Special Guests: Laura Matrazzo, former Miss Randolph County and Miss North Carolina; Brian Nance, boys basketball coach at Asheboro High School; Keith Ritsche, Head Coach of the Asheboro Copperheads

PROGRAM 20

On The Ball #19, May 19, 2020

Tony, Danny and Bruce

Special Guests: Chris Waddell, wrestling coach at Uwharrie Charter Academy; Hayden Waddell (UCA '19) wrestler at University of Mount Olive; Gavin Rains (WHS '19) basketball player at Queens University of Charlotte; Jonny Evans, new men's basketball coach at Wheatmore High School.

PROGRAM 19

On The Ball #18, May 14, 2020

Tony, Dennis and Doug

Special Guests: Trevor Marsh (AHS '19) baseball player at UNC-Wilmington; Dominick Poole (RHS '20); Siblings in Randolph County high school sports

PROGRAM 18

On The Ball #17, May 12, 2020

Tony, Bruce and Danny

Special Guests: Seth Baxter, football and girls basketball coach at SWR; Shane Timmons, football coach at RHS; Mitchell Frazier, baseball coach at ERHS

PROGRAM 17

On The Ball #16, May 7, 2020

Tony, Doug and Dennis

Special Guests: Tommy Maness, former baseball coach at ERHS; Mickey Burgess (ERHS '01); Matt Brown (ERHS '99) former player in the Montreal Expos organization

PROGRAM 16

On The Ball #15, May 5, 2020

Tony, Danny and Bruce

Special Guests: Mayor David Smith, City of Asheboro; Brandon Varner, RHS girls basketball coach; Gabe Hernandez (WHS '20)

PROGRAM 15

On The Ball #14, April 30, 2020

Tony, Danny and Doug

Special Guests: Dennis Garcia; Taylor Gantt (RHS '20); Heaven Maness (SWR '20); Diamond McDowell (AHS '21); Heaven Fitch (UCA '21)

PROGRAM 14

On The Ball #13, April 28, 2020

Tony, Danny and Bruce

Special Guests: Randall Myers, State Champion baseball player (Farmer HS, '70) and softball coach (ERHS); Dallas Heaton Cross (ERHS '11); Kaitlyn Scheuering (ERHS '11)

PROGRAM 13

On The Ball #12, April 23, 2020

Tony, Doug and Gray

Special Guests: Mike Ingold, Public Address Announcer, SWR; Tanner McGee (RHS '18), current football player at University of South Alabama; Marlon Morris, THS football coach

PROGRAM 12

On The Ball #11, April 21, 2020

Tony, Bruce and Danny

Special Guests: Ryan Dobias, RHS Athletic Director; Ryan Hill (SWR '16), senior baseball player at Guilford College; Jordan McDuffie (SWR '16), senior softball player at Wingate University

PROGRAM 11

On The Ball #10, April 16, 2020

Tony, Doug, Dennis and Bruce

Special Guests: Josh King (THS '04), Assistant Coach Riesen Ludwigsburg, Germany; Antonio Goss (RHS '84), former player for the San Francisco 49ers and St Louis Rams; Greg Seabolt, Sheriff of Randolph County; Greg Suire with American Legion Post 87 basball, owner of the High Point/Thomasville Hi-Toms

PROGRAM 10

On The Ball #9, April 14, 2020

Tony, Danny and Bruce

Special Guests: Foster Cates, ERHS Athletic Director; Brett Snotherly, ERHS girls basketball coach; Cade Snotherly, (ERHS '20)

PROGRAM 9

On The Ball #8, April 9, 2020

Tony, Dennis and Doug

Special Guests: Blake Brewer, AHS track & field and football coach; Maci Bunting (AHS '17) track & field athlete at UNC-Charlotte; Chris Chapman, SWRHS Athletic Director

PROGRAM 8

On The Ball #7, April 7, 2020

Tony, Danny and Bruce

Special Guests: Jeff Webster, RHS softball coach; Caleb Webster (RHS '16) senior baseball player at UNC-Greensboro; Makenzie Webster (RHS '20); Ronnie Pugh, head baseball coach of Randolph County American Legion Post 45

PROGRAM 7

On The Ball #6, April 2, 2020

Tony, Doug, Dennis and Gray

Special Guests: Chad Douglas, UCA Athletic Director; Tim Kelly, THS boys basketball coach; Lee Cheek, high school sports official

PROGRAM 6

On The Ball #5, March 31, 2020

Tony, Danny, Dennis and Doug

Special Guests: Dr. Aaron Woody, Asheboro City Schools Superintendent; John Spell, WHS baseball coach; Dr. Stephen Gainey, Randolph County Schools Superintendent

PROGRAM 5

On The Ball #4, March 26, 2020

Tony, Doug, Seth and Danny

Special Guests: Neal Pritchard (AHS '07) former player in the St Louis Cardinals organization; Ryan Spencer, THS baseball coach; Jake Smith, RHS coach

PROGRAM 4

On The Ball #3, March 24, 2020

Tony, Doug, Seth and Danny

Special Guests: Tyler Clapp SWRHS baseball coach; Steve Luck, AHS Athletic Director; Chad Whitson, SWRHS softball coach

PROGRAM 3

On The Ball #2, March 19, 2020

Tony, Dennis, Doug and Bruce

Special Guests: Calvin Brown, PGHS Athletic Director and football coach; Chris Stiles, former sportswriter with The Courier-Tribune; Lavette Graham, ERHS softball coach

PROGRAM 2

On The Ball #1, March 17, 2020

Tony, Dennis, Danny and Bruce discuss the coronavirus situation with recorded excerpts from a press conference featuring Que Tucker, Commissioner of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association

Special Guest: Brent Randall, high school sportscaster from Goshen, Indiana

PROGRAM 1

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