Includes interview with author Jonathan Eig on Lou Gehrig and the 75th anniversary of his speech and a discussion on the World Cup along with other sports topics. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Yale Reisman, Mollie Galchus and Kristyn Brundidge.
Commentary on Pete Mangurian's remarks during this week's Ivy League Football conference call and some MLB discussion following the trading deadline. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Yale Reisman and Charlie Wojcik.
Discussion on the NBA, NFL lockout, paying college athletes and more on sports head Tom Di Benedetto's final Firing Lion. Hosted by Tom with panel: Gigi Clark, Lucas Shaw, Sam Tydings, Nick Bloom, Ryan Young and Raahi Sheth.
Recap of the first weekend of the school year for Columbia Athletics, discussion on the meaning of M. Dianne Murphy stepping down at year's end, clip of an interview with Ivy Pitcher of the Year David Speer and a discussion on the Ray Rice situation. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists: Dan Radov, Evan Clinton, Adam Jaffe, Charlie Wojcik, Jake Ethé and Max Rettig.
2014 Columbia Football Preview Show, including audio from some of the players, an interview with a Fordham broadcaster to preview the Liberty Cup, and discussion on the state of the football program. Brief pro sports talk and debut of our picks segment as well. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Dan Radov, Max Rettig, Yale Reisman, Kristyn Brundidge, and Dante Guarneri.
Discussion focused on Columbia Football's Liberty Cup loss and Derek Jeter as he ends his career. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Dante Guarneri, Dan Radov, Evan Clinton, Yale Reisman, Charlie Wojcik, and Nicholai Roman.
Discussion on Columbia Football's Ivy League Opener, MLB Playoffs, and other pro sports topics. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Nicholai Roman, Charlie Wojcik, Max Rettig and Dante Guarneri.
Discussion focused on Columbia Football and the departure of its starting quarterback. Includes interviews with coach Pete Mangurian and with Daily Pennsylvanian Senior Sports Editor Steven Tydings; a CU Football-focused quiz and some pro sports talk. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Yale Reisman, Adam Jaffe, Dante Guarneri, and Max Rettig.
Discussion focused on Columbia men's basketball following recent departures, including audio from Kyle Smith on the Ivy League Preseason Conference Call; and on Columbia Football as it heads into Homecoming, including audio from Pete Mangurian. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists: Kristyn Brundidge, Noah Turett, Yale Reisman, Dante Guarneri, Dan Radov, and Charlie Wojcik.
Discussion on Columbia Football, Alex Rosenberg's injury, and audio from Columbia Men's Basketball Media Day. Also an NBA Preview and a look at Game 7 of the World Series. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Dante Guarneri, Charlie Wojcik, Noah Turett, Max Rettig, Nicholai Roman and Dan Radov.
Discussion focused on Columbia Football's loss at Harvard and chance to win vs. Cornell and a preview of Columbia men's basketball's first two games with help from John Templon. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Dante Guarneri, Noah Turett, Nicholai Roman, Max Rettig and Yale Reisman.
Discussion on Columbia men's basketball's first two games and the status of Columbia Football & its head coach as they head into their final game of the season on a 20-game losing streak. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Dan Radov, Kristyn Brundidge, Yale Reisman and Dante Guarneri.
Post-game reaction to Columbia men's basketball's great effort in a 56-46 loss to #1 Kentucky. Includes an interview from Rupp Arena with Maodo Lo and further discussion on what the game means for Columbia. Also, discussion on the rest of Columbia Athletics, including Pete Mangurian's resignation. Ryan Young and Evan Clinton broadcasting from Lexington, Kentucky; Kristyn Brundidge, Adam Jaffe, Dante Guarneri, Jacqueline Diggs, Dan Radov, Max Rettig and Nicholai Roman from New York.
Discussion on Columbia football recruiting, our experience and reaction to men's basketball's performance in Kentucky and this week's UConn game. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Evan Clinton and Yale Reisman.
First show of 2015 features a recap of Columbia basketball's recent stretch; an interview with Columbia men's basketball's Maodo Lo, Isaac Cohen, and Cory Osetkowski; an interview with CBS Sports' Doug Gottlieb; and discussion of the NFL Playoffs and MLB Hall of Fame with Kristyn Brundidge. Hosted by Ryan Young.
Michael James and John Templon joined Ryan Young to preview the 2015 14-game tournament for Ivy League Men's Basketball. Order of discussion: Ivy non-conference results, Penn, Brown, Princeton, Dartmouth, Cornell, Columbia, Yale, Harvard, other topics regarding the league. Show can be downloaded below:
Recap and discussion of the Ivy openers at Cornell for Columbia basketball and the NFL playoffs. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Adam Jaffe, Dan Radov, Eli Finklestein, Jacqueline Diggs and Dante Guarneri.
Update on a big weekend for many Columbia sports, discussion on Columbia men's and women's basketball, interview with Yale All-Ivy forward Justin Sears, predictions for the Super Bowl and thoughts on the change in MLB commisioner. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Dan Radov, Eli Finkelstein, Bridgette Tolbert, Max Rettig and Jacqueline Diggs.
Discussion on Columbia's new Athletic Director hire, Columbia men's/women's basketball and Super Bowl XLIX. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Yale Reisman, Jacqueline Diggs, Max Rettig, Dan Radov and Bridgette Tolbert.
Discussion on Columbia basketball and the NBA. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Dan Radov, Dante Guarneri, Kristyn Brundidge, Evan Clinton, Bridgette Tolbert, Yale Reisman, Jacqueline Diggs, Eli Finkelstein, Max Rettig and Fernando Garcia.
75 minutes of exclusively Columbia sports talk: Discussion on Rick Taylor's report & Columbia football as it moves towards hiring a head coach, as well as the weekend for Columbia Basketball. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Bridgette Tolbert, Dan Radov, Max Rettig and Yale Reisman.
Discussion on a big and busy week for Columbia Athletics, featuring the hiring of Al Bagnoli and the first road Ivy sweep for men's basketball in seven years. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Yale Reisman, Jacqueline Diggs, Max Rettig and Bridgette Tolbert.
Discussion featuring Columbia baseball. Also, one final wrap on men's basketball and some NCAA Tourney talk. (Due to technical difficulties the Columbia update [the first seven minutes] is incomplete and disjointed. ) Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Yale Reisman, Dan Radov, Max Rettig, Eli Finkelstein, Bridgette Tolbert and Jaqueline Diggs.
An April Fools' Day edition, featuring discussion on Columbia baseball's opening Ivy weekend, an MLB preview and the NCAA Tournament. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Bridgette Tolbert, Max Rettig, Eli Finkelstein, Dan Radov and Jacuqeline Diggs.
Features interview with special guest, Columbia Athletic Director Peter Pilling, live in studio. Includes update on Columbia Athletics, Columbia baseball and more. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge and Dan Radov.
Features discussion on Columbia Baseball with special guests senior centerfielder Jordan Serena and junior pitcher Kevin Roy, in advance of Saturday's one-game playoff for the Lou Gehrig Division. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Dan Radov and Jacqueline Diggs.
Features discussion on Columbia Baseball's big win and the upcoming Ivy League Championship Series. Also discussion on some new Columbia Basketball recruits, a conversation with Mets announcer Gary Cohen on Columbia Athletics, and some thoughts on a big week in pro sports. Hosted by Ryan Young with panelists Kristyn Brundidge, Jacqueline Diggs, Max Rettig and Evan Clinton.
A look at recent developments in Columbia Athletics; a recap/discussion of Columbia Baseball's third straight Ivy League Championship; a chat with former Columbia baseball star and one of the hottest hitters in professional baseball, Dario Pizzano; and a look back and goodbye from Ryan Young in his final show as sports head. Hosted by Ryan with panelists Kristyn Brundidge and Max Rettig.
Firing Lion from May 21, 2015. Hosted by Kristyn Brundidge with Panelist Bridgette Tolbert. Topics include the upcoming year in WKCR Sports coverage, Men's Tennis Team Finals, Steph Curry's daughter at the WCF podium, and more.
An abridged Firing Lion from May 28, 2015. Hosted by Kristyn Brundidge with Panelists Ryan Young and Yale Reisman. Topics include Columbia Baseball's upcoming trip to Regionals and the USDOJ's charges brought against FIFA officials.
Firing Lion from Wednesday, June 3, 2015. Hosted by Kristyn Brundidge with panelists Dan Radov, Yale Reisman, and Ryan Young. Topics include: Columbia Baseball's historic weekend at the Coral Gables Regionals, FIFA President Sepp Blatter's resignation, and a brief preview of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Firing Lion from Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Hosted by Kristyn Brundidge with panelists Yale Reisman, Dante Guarneri, and Ben. Topics include the incoming Men's Basketball freshman class, Columbia Baseball players in the draft, and LOTS of NBA Finals talk.
Firing Lion from June 17, 2017. Hosted by Kristyn Brundidge with panelists Yale Reisman and Jacki Diggs. The panel discussess the Stanley Cup Final, hockey's mass appeal, and the conclusion of the NBA Finals
Firing Lion from Wednesday, June 24, 2015. Hosted by Kristyn Brundidge with panelists Dante Guarneri and Ben. WKCR Sports discusses the draft before having their own to see who can craft the best, barely-functional team.
Firing Lion from July 8, 2015 Hosted by Kristyn Brundidge, featuring Yale and Ben. The panel discusses the USWNT's Women's World Cup triumph, emoji wars in the NBA, and the upcoming Championship weekend at Wimbledon.
July 29, 2015 Firing Lion - Host Kristyn Brundidge and panelists Max Rettig and Ben W. are back from hiatus! The group dicusses the Ivy League Football TV schedule. Then, they discuss the impending MLB trade deadline with Yankees, Tigers, Jays, and Mets talk (including a live trade on the air). Tom Brady's suspension appeal fails and the Arizona Cardinals hire a female linebackers' coach - a first in the NFL.