This week, I chatted with Joseph Jones, aka 'JJ', Lakehead graduate and Lakehead Basketball alum. JJ went to the CIS Final 8 tournament in all four years of his Lakehead career. He is now an assistant coach with the McMaster Marauders men's basketball team.
Junior Olivia Bowman and sophomore Leah Mousseau visit the booth at CILU to chat about their year thus far with volleyball team, the challenges of the season, and this weekend's games vs the Western Mustangs.
In this edition, I chat with Maine Red Claws Head Coach Scott Morrison about his recent games against the Raptors 905, this season's outlook and his involvement with the Canadian Junior Men's National Team. As an intro I include some sound bites from recent interviews with NBA analyst and personality Leo Rautins, and remarks from Nate Bjorkgren, assistant coach with the Phoenix Suns. They speak to Morrison's rise to the D-League, and the D-League experience itself.
I chat with Lakehead wrestling coach Francis Clayton about the week that was in Thunderwolves Sports, what's coming up this weekend, and even share some thoughts on our mutual love of Thunder Bay burgers.
Also details about the Brock-Lakehead basketball showcase in St Catharines on Nov 28.
Interview with coach Jon Kreiner. We chat about the season thus far, their win last week against Carleton, and this week's matchups against Nipissing and Laurentian.
We also discuss the details of the basketball showcase at the Meridian Centre vs the Brock Badgers, which will feature a Lakehead Basketball Alumni, family and friends event, hosted by Athletic Director Tom Warden at the club level in the Meridian Centre in St Catharines, Nov 28.
Interview with men's basketball coach, Manny Furtado. We chat about last weekend's home games vs Guelph, upcoming games against Ottawa and Carleton, and the OUA basketball showcase vs. Brock happening Nov 28 at the Meridian Centre in Niagara Falls.
Lakehead Basketball coaching alum Scott Morrison talks about his first year as head coach of the Maine Red Claws, the playoffs, and Canada's Junior Men's National Team (U19) who will compete later this month at the World Championships. Morrison also shares some fond memories of Lakehead, and speaks to the importance of keeping Lakehead Basketball strong.