High school sports returns to the airwaves

Mike Ridaught (left) and Marty Pallman
Mike Ridaught (left) and Marty Pallman of "The Prep Zone" sports show.
Mike Ridaught

On Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m., join us ‘live’ from locally owned Sonic Drive-In of Gainesville for “The Prep Zone” sports show. Our weekly program debuts tonight and you can listen to it online at Mainstreet Daily News.

Join myself, Marty Pallman and guest Aiden Wacksman as we preview the 2023 high school football season. Who are the top teams, the top players, and what are the key storylines heading into the season? Plus, be on the lookout for “The Prep Zone” podcast, which is available on your favorite podcast platforms. Look for the first show later this week.

Every Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m., local coaches and athletes will be our guests on the show.

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Then on Friday, Aug. 25, join us for a pair of high school football games as part of the “Stephenson’s Septic Tank Services High School Football Game of the Week.” We’ll have coverage on local radio, plus audio online.

Here is more information about our upcoming broadcasts this week:

Wednesday, 7-8 p.m. - "The Prep Zone" Sports Show 

'Live' audio:  https://www.mainstreetdailynews.com/sports/live-stream/

Join Mike Ridaught and co-host Marty Pallman as they talk high school sports from your locally owned Sonic Drive-In of Gainesville. Our guest for this episode is Aiden Wacksman as we preview the upcoming high school football season.

Friday, 7 p.m. (PREGAME) - High School Football, 7:30 p.m. (KICKOFF) 

Buchholz at Columbia (Lake City)

Radio:  "I am Country" 106.9 FM Gainesville

'Live' audio:  https://streamdb6web.securenetsystems.net/cirrusencore/WPLL

Join Mike Ridaught (Play-by-play) and former Gator football player Hank Rone (Color) for this matchup of state semifinalists from 2022. Buchholz won last year's meeting for just the second time in the last 11 meetings.

Friday, 7:15 p.m. (PREGAME) - High School Football, 7:30 p.m. (Kickoff)

Newberry at Santa Fe (Alachua)

'Live' & 'archived' AUDIO: https://www.mainstreetdailynews.com/sports/live-stream/

Join Cam Parker (Play-by-play) and Hugh Green (Color) for this Alachua County rivalry game. Newberry has won the last two games in the series and 11 of the last 15 meetings.

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