KYW Newsradio's 1-On-1 with Matt Leon

KYW Newsradio's 1-On-1 with Matt Leon

KYW Newsradio's 1-On-1 with Matt Leon

CATEGORY: Sports
KYW Newsradio's 1-On-1 with Matt Leon explores the untold stories of the Philadelphia sports scene with the people who make it interesting: players, coaches, media members, historians, and more. Each week, Matt sits down with a Philly sports figure with a story you haven't heard before.
  1. September 21, 2022
    44 min
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    Paying it forward: Ray Goon, Drexel University head women's soccer coach
    Ray Goon has been the head women’s soccer coach at Drexel University since 1996 when the school reinstituted the program. This season, Goon's Dragons are off to a program-best start of 5-0-3. In Episode #145 of…
  2. September 15, 2022
    9 min
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    College football preview: The Penn Quakers are hungry and bringing back an experienced squad
    The Penn Quakers of the Ivy League are coming off an uncharacteristic 3-7 season in 2021, but the team is looking to bounce back in the Ancient 8 in 2022, and they'll have a lot of experience coming back to hel…
  3. September 14, 2022
    41 min
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    The Delco Baseball League: 115 years of semi pro baseball in Delaware County, PA
    Nick DuComb has been the President of the Delco Baseball League since 2015. The Delco League has a truly incredible history as a season has been played every summer since 1908.In Episode #144 of “1-on-1 with Ma…
  4. September 01, 2022
    13 min
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    College football preview: 'It has to be about us' - Temple Owls ready to play tough football
    The Temple Owls are coming off a rough 3-9 2021 season, a season where they lost their final 7 games. But the Owls have a new coach in Stan Drayton, and they will be looking to make some noise this season in th…
  5. August 31, 2022
    31 min
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    "Count me in!": Saint Joseph's field hockey coach Hannah Prince relives journey to new gig
    Hannah Prince recently took over as head coach of the Saint Joseph’s University field hockey team. She comes to Hawk Hill after serving as an assistant at Louisville and she actually spent a couple of years pri…
  6. August 31, 2022
    11 min
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    College football preview: Big expectations for the 2022 Villanova Wildcats
    The Villanova Wildcats went 10-3 in 2021, winning the Colonial Athletic Association title and advancing to the quarterfinals of the FCS Playoffs. Expectations are high for the Wildcats here in 2022. Matt Leon t…
  7. August 29, 2022
    11 min
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    College football preview: The WCU Golden Rams bring a lot of talent to the 2022 season
    The Division II West Chester University Golden Rams are coming off a 6-5 campaign in 2021, but they have a lot of talent and should be a force in the always tough Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference. Head co…
  8. August 26, 2022
    9 min
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    College football preview: Rowan University Profs enter 2022 with a chip on their shoulder
    The Division III Rowan University Profs are coming off an unusual down year in Glassboro, New Jersey. The Profs went 2-7 in 2021 and are looking to bounce back in the New Jersey Athletic Conference in 2022. Hea…
  9. August 25, 2022
    11 min
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    College football preview: University of Delaware Blue Hens enter new season with new head coach
    The University of Delaware Blue Hens went 5-6 in 2021, 3-5 in the rugged Colonial Athletic Association. Now, the Blue Hens have a new coach who is a familiar face. Ryan Carty is a Delaware alum – he was a membe…
  10. August 24, 2022
    9 min
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    College football preview: Delaware Valley University Aggies want another dominant season
    The Aggies of Delaware Valley University went 11-1 last season, winning the Middle Atlantic Conference title and advancing to the second round of the NCAA Playoffs. The Aggie defense was elite, allowing an incr…
  11. August 23, 2022
    10 min
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    College football preview: Lincoln University Lions are tough and looking to surprise in 2022
    The Division II Lincoln University Lions are a member of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association and coming off a 1-9 record in 2021. But that record may be deceiving, because the Lions proved to be ve…
  12. August 22, 2022
    12 min
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    College Football Preview: Ursinus Bears building on a promising 2021 season
    Today we're heading to Collegeville to check in with the Division III Ursinus Bears. Ursinus is a member of the Centennial Conference, and the Bears are coming off a 7-4 season that saw them earn a berth in the…
  13. August 19, 2022
    9 min
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    College Football Preview: Widener University Pride ready to start strong against Rowan
    The college football season is right around the corner, and the Division III Widener Pride from the Middle Atlantic Conference are coming off a 7-4 2021 season that ended with a loss to Susquehanna as part of t…
  14. August 17, 2022
    33 min
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    'I gotta be me:' Jimmy Reilly takes over Thomas Jefferson University men's basketball
    Jimmy Reilly is the new head men’s basketball coach at Division II Thomas Jefferson University. He takes over after spending 15 years as the top assistant to former head coach and Basketball Hall of Famer Herb…
  15. August 10, 2022
    42 min
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    Paul McFadden – The (barefoot) kick is good!
    Paul McFadden spent four seasons as the kicker for the Eagles. From 1984-1987, he connected on 73% of his field goals and 98% of his extra points and was twice voted Special Teams MVP by his teammates. Not bad…
  16. August 05, 2022
    12 min
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    'The Mouse Who Played Football' - The children's book by Brian Westbrook and Lesley Van Arsdall
    Football player to children's author isn't a common career path, but former Philadelphia Eagles running back Brian Westbrook Sr. discovered that kids can learn a lot from his life story. He teamed up with forme…
  17. August 03, 2022
    44 min
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    'Get behind the wheel and make it work': How Swedesboro's Stephen Mallozzi achieved a NASCAR dream
    Stephen Mallozzi is a Swedesboro, New Jersey native who has had a passion for racing his entire life. In July of 2022, after a long road, he made his debut as a NASCAR driver, finishing 22nd out of 36 competito…
  18. July 27, 2022
    40 min
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    Mike LaRosa - West Chester University head baseball coach
    Mike LaRosa just completed his second season as the head baseball coach at his alma mater West Chester University. It was incredibly successful as he led the Golden Rams to the Division II National Championship…
  19. July 20, 2022
    54 min
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    University of Delaware coach Martin Ingelsby's journey through "the fraternity of basketball in Philadelphia"
    Martin Ingelsby is preparing for his seventh season as the head men’s basketball coach at the University of Delaware. His sixth season was his most successful to date with the Blue Hens, as he led them to a Col…
  20. July 06, 2022
    14 min
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    How West Chester University became the 'Ivy League' of athletic training
    Athletic trainers are incredibly important -- and not just for athletes. You can find athletic trainers at schools, hospitals, police and fire departments, performing arts education settings, and occupational h…

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