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OHSAA Radio “Tournament Tipoff” Show #1

February 19, 2020
Note: Qualifiers, results and live coverage of this week’s swimming and diving state tournament is posted at: https://ohsaa.org/Sports-Tournaments/Swimming-Diving/Swimming-Diving-2019-20/2019-20-OHSAA-Swimming-Diving-Tournament-Coverage
For Immediate Release – February 19, 2020
Contact – Tim Stried, Director of Communications, [email protected]
OHSAA Radio “Tournament Tipoff” Show #1
This week’s “OHSAA Tournament Tipoff” basketball show is posted at the link below. Show host Marty Bannister breaks down the start of the statewide girls and boys basketball tournaments with reports from Kurt Stubbs (Ohio High School Hoops Around the State Podcast) and Chris Solwecki (OHSAA Radio Network) and regional reports from broadcasters including Mike Breckenridge (Wooster WQKT), Aaron Cassady (Columbus GBSN), Dave Doney (Newark Kool 101.7), Ian Kress (Zanesville WHIZ) and Scott Ward (Greenville WTGR).
The show includes one local break (2:00 plus :10 joiner) so stations can insert their own spots (see format below).
OHSAA Tournament Tipoff Show #1 is 24:30 and is posted at: https://www.ohsaa.org/news/radio
Direct Link:
OHSAA Radio “Tournament Tipoff” Show #1 – 24:30
  • Opening
  • Network break
  • Segment 1, reports from Kurt Stubbs and Chris Solwecki
  • Local Break (2:00 and :10 joiner)
  • Segment 2, reports from Mike Breckenridge, Aaron Cassady, Dave Doney, Ian Kress and Scott Ward  
  • Network break
  • Closing
2020 Basketball State Tournaments on the OHSAA Radio Network
Stations can have regional and state tournament rights fees waived by carrying OHSAA Radio Network programming
OHSAA Radio Network Home, Delivery Details, Crews and Program Logs:  https://www.ohsaa.org/news/radio
OHSAA Radio Network Programming
  • Play-by-Play Broadcasts: The network broadcasts the football state championship games, the girls and boys basketball state tournaments, the softball state tournament and the baseball state tournament. Network broadcasts are available through Skyview Satellite or an online feed and include program logs, local avails and sub-audible tones. Stations that carry network broadcasts can see a reduction or elimination of their regional and state tournament rights fees.
  • Football and Basketball Weekly Shows: The network produces a series of weekly football and basketball preview shows that include interviews, statewide news, state tournament previews and regional reports. The shows are approximately 25 minutes long and include a 2-minute local break. 
  • Public Service Announcements: https://www.ohsaa.org/RTG/PSA
### OHSAA ###
Tim Stried
Director of Communications
Ohio High School Athletic Association
614-267-2502, ext. 124  office
614-267-1677  fax
4080 Roselea Place
Columbus, OH 43214

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