Tom Miller on Brian Faison’s retirement: “Forced, awkward and slimy”

Tom Miller
Reporter
Grand Forks Herald

I have lots of questions surrounding the “retirement” of University of North Dakota Athletic Director Brian  — Tom Miller, Sports Reporter for the Grand Forks Herald joined the program to try to explain to me the “why’s” of this confusing story.

Roger Goddell dances & who decides if it’s ok to alter the dynamics of a community by bringing refugees?

John Lotysz
American

The NFL continues to try to find a way out of the box they find themselves in, John Lotysz joins me to talk about it.

Who decides when the makeup of a community will be altered?  Faith based refugee programs?  We’ll talk about that too.

USD WAS SIMPLY THAT GOOD THIS PAST SATURDAY & TERM LIMITS: Mike Berg

Former Grand Forks Central football coach Mike Berg makes a poiint Thursday during his Coaching Boys into Men presentation.JOHN STENNES
Mike Berg
Former Football Coach
Grand Forks Central HS

Mike Berg knows football, but did you know that he taught politacal science for many years?

SPECIAL OLYMPICS 2017 NORTH AMERICAN SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP INVADES BISMARCK THIS WEEK: Kathy Meagher

Kathy Meagher
Special Olympics North Dakota
President

Kathy Meagher is the President of Special Olympics North Dakota, she joined us to talk about the SPECIAL OLYMPICS NORTH AMERICAN SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP 2017.  Kathy has been around the world as a Special Olympics coach and official and makes us smart about this week’s events in Bismarck.

CHARLOTTESVILLE & COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Mike Berg and Greg Lotysz

Mike Berg & Greg Lotysz

PART 1:  Greg Lotysz and Mike Berg are both community leaders.  They joined the program to talk about the events in Charlottesville, the media and the 1st Amendment.

PART 2:  We talk UND Football and how much the pre-season phase of college football has changed over the years.

 

2018 OLYMPIC TRAINING UPDATE & ESPN “THE BODY ISSUE”: Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson

Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson
US Women’s National Team

Grand Forks native and US Women’s National Team star forward Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson joined MacTalk to update us on National Team training for the 2018 Olympic Games, her personal post-Olympic plans and whether she’ll continue to play and what it was like to appear on ESPN’s “The Body” issue.

Always a gracious guest, Jocelyne is a national leader and star in the world of women’s hockey and a great guest.

THE STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS, LEADERSHIP & GORDON “GINNY” CHRISTIAN: Brad Berry

Brad Berry
Head Coach
UND Hockey

Tuesday, June 13 2017, Hour 1: Brad Berry joined the program to talk about the just completed Stanley Cup Playoff, Carter Rowney’s path as an undrafted free agent  to becoming a Stanley Cup winner, leadership and the life of UND legend Gordon “Ginny” Christian who passed away last week in Warroad MN.