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Wickett's World - Top 3/Bottom 3 - week 3
Each week, Chuck & I do a segment at 9am called "Top 3/Bottom 3" where we rank the 3 BEST NFL teams and the 3 WORST NFL teams. We also rank the Green Bay Packers 1-32... Here are the rankings AFTER week 2: Top 3: Wickett 1 Denver 2...
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One Up, One Down, for Brewers
Not to be lost in last night's comeback win was Wily Peralta's performance.. Looked early like Big Wily was going to run into a high pitch count when he had all sorts of troubles in the first inning. Wily then settled down and kept the Brewers in...
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Brewers in "Must Win" Mode
Its too bad that it has come down to this. The Milwaukee Brewers are pressed into 'must win' games on this nine game road trip. First of all ,no team should be saddled with a nine game road trip to finish out most of the season. Yes, the MLB...
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Week 2 Results
Gary - GB QB Aaron Rodgers - 28.64pts Sparky - Hou RB Arian Foster - 23.00 pts Listener (John Paul) - Den QB Peyton Manning - 21.58 pts LeRoy - Pit RB Leveon Bell - 15.7 pts Ramie - Chi RB Matt Forte - 8.60 pts Season Standings Sparky -...
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Wickett's World - Top 3/Bottom 3 - week 2
Each Wednesday, Chuck & I do a segment at 9am called "Top 3/Bottom 3" where we rank the 3 BEST NFL teams and the 3 WORST NFL teams. We also rank the Green Bay Packers 1-32... Here are the rankings AFTER week 1: Top 3: Wickett 1 Seattle 2...
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Wickett's World - Janay blames everyone but her husband..and what's next for Ray
Why does Janay Rice blame everyone but her husband..and what's next for Ray? I have 2 theories on Janay Rice, concerning the Instagram message she sent out on the morning on September 9th, criticizing fans, the NFL and the media (of course) for...
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2014 WK 1 Results
Sparky - Chi RB Matt Forte - 24.90 pts Ramie - Den QB - Peyton Manning - 22.46 pts Listener (Terry, Sussex) - GB WR Randall Cobb - 17.80 pts LeRoy - Phi RB - Phi RB LeSean McCoy - 17.50 pts Gary - GB QB Aaron Rodgers - 10.56 pts Season...
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Who's Going to Step up on Brewers?
The Brewers are playing handball with a curb these days.. Its been a horrible stretch and now we are relegated to actually glancing at the Wild Card Standings and monitoring how the Braves are doing. I've conceded the NL Central race to St Louis.....
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Firing Roenicke not the Answer
I wrote a week ago that I was worried about the upcoming West Coast road trip for the Milwaukee Brewers. I have seen it before, where teams will ruin a season late in the year with a road trip out West. Six straight losses later, the Brewers find...
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Wickett's World - The LSU game means A LOT for Bucky.
This game means a LOT. Not breaking news, but the Wiscosin opener in Houston vs LSU is a MASSIVE game for about two dozen reasons. But I'll give you my top 3 (in no particular order) A - Carry the Big Ten Flag. Let's be honest: The Big Ten...
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About Mike McGivern

Coach McGivern has been SportsRadio 1250 WSSP’s High School Insider for the last four years. Born and raised in Milwaukee, he attended Messmer H.S. and UW-Milwaukee. He has a wealth of prep coaching experience, including stops as a basketball coach at Whitefish Bay Dominican and Calvary Baptist. After 33 years with the clipboard Mike has retired from coaching to watch his son play at Maranatha Baptist Bible College.

About Joe Koch:

Joe Koch graduated from Catholic Memorial in 1977 and earned his BS from the University of Arizona. In 1989 Koch became the Head Coach at Dominican HS; a program that did not have a winning season in 33 years. 

Koch took over an Oak Creek program that finished last in the conference the previous 7 years and led them to 116 wins 8 conference championships, two state semi-finals and two state championship runner-ups. 

In 2007 Joe became the Offensive Coordinator at Catholic Memorial under HOF Coach Bill Young and then 2009 accepted the challenge to turn around his third program at Pius XI High School.  In only his second year Joe led Pius to the playoffs.

2011+2012 Koch coached at Brookfield Central as the Offensive Coordinator. 
2013 has taken over as the Head coach at Greenfield HS

In 19 years as Head Coach, his teams have had 145 Wins and just 60 losses.


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This week's Athlete of the Week: Carter Schmitz from Germantown HS

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