John Mehno Talks About Pirates’ “Disappointments” On Sports Slam

The Pittsburgh Pirates, heading into their afternoon August 19 game against St. Louis, have lost six in a row and have fallen to 58-64 on the 2017 season.

National sports writer John Mehno, who resides in Baden, joined Matt Drzik and Greg Benedetti on the August 19 edition of the Saturday Sports Slam to discuss why the Pirates find themselves 6 1/2 games out of first, as well as which teams he felt were succeeding most.

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Garland Cooper Is The Director Of Softball & Partner Development With The NCSA

Next College Student Athlete is a Chicago-based organization that focuses on the recruiting process for high school students who want to continue or play sports on a collegiate level, and helping them find the best schools and coaches for each individual student athlete.

Former ESPN softball analyst Garland Cooper is now the Softball and Partner Development for NCSA, and she joined Matt Drzik, Greg Benedetti & Frank Sparks for an interview on the Saturday Sports Slam. She explained how the recruiting process for college students is more difficult than it was before, and how her background and experience with NCSA wants to make it easier for the students.

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