Category: Cheap Seats

Join Cheap Seats from Jake’s Furnishings with guest LCHS Railer football coach Matt Silkowski

Join Cheap Seats this Saturday with hosts Scott Kirby, Jake Johnston and Joe Ryan live from Jake’s Furnishings, 1100 Woodlawn Road in Lincoln. LCHS Railer head football coach Matt Silkowski is scheduled to join the crew to discuss the outcome of Lincoln’s Friday night game at home against Charleston.

Click here around broadcast time to watch the YouTube livestream of the Cheap Seats show.

Join Cheap Seats from Downtown Lincoln with guest LCHS Railer football coach Matt Silkowski

Join Cheap Seats this Saturday with hosts Scott Kirby, Jake Johnston and Joe Ryan live from downtown Lincoln at the heart of activity for the Balloons Over 66 weekend. In addition to folks working with various areas of the Balloons Over 66 weekend, LCHS Railer head football coach Matt Silkowski is scheduled to join the crew to discuss the outcome of Lincoln’s season-opening game Friday night at home against Clinton.

Click here around broadcast time to watch the YouTube livestream of the Cheap Seats show.

Cheap Seats Saturday Morning Sports Show Welcomes IlliniGuys hosts by phone August 21

Catch Cheap Seats this Saturday with hosts Scott Kirby, Jake Johnston and Joe Ryan as they welcome by phone two hosts of the IlliniGuy Sports Spectacular Show, Mike Cagley and Brad Sturdy. The show will take place LIVE from Four Corners Lube at 1101 Woodlawn Road in Lincoln. And be sure to stay tuned after Cheap Seats when the IlliniGuys Sports Spectacular Show makes its debut on WLCN from 10 AM to noon.

Click here around broadcast time to watch the YouTube livestream of the Cheap Seats show.

Cheap Seats Saturday Morning Sports Show to broadcast from Ralph Gale Baseball Field on August 14

The Cheap Seats Saturday Morning Sports Show will be on the road at Lincoln Junior High School’s Ralph Gale Field on August 14 at 9 AM prior to the ceremonies commemorating the upgrade to the facilities. As usual, Cheap Seats will broadcast from 9 AM to 10 AM on 96.3 FM and via the Mixlr app as well as livestream video of the show via WLCN’s YouTube channel.

While the show is scheduled to end at 10 AM, WLCN will livestream the grand opening ceremonies slated to begin at 10 AM prior to the game between LJHS and Chester-East Lincoln.

6/26/21 – Heartland Community College’s Ryan Knox, Kristi Powell featured on Cheap Seats

The 6/26 episode of Cheap Seats originated from the Heartland Community College Lincoln Center. HCC Athletic Director Ryan Knox joined us to talk about the Hawks’ athletic programs, then Director of HCC’s Lincoln Center Director Kristi Powell shared information about the Lincoln campus and its offerings to local residents, including the new Hometown Hawks program. Click here to watch the YouTube feed of the show.

Catch Heartland Community College AD Ryan Knox on Cheap Seats 6/26

Be sure to tune in to Cheap Seats this Saturday 6/26 when we’ll have Heartland Community College Athletic Director Ryan Knox with us to discuss Hawks athletics. Then later we’ll by joined by Kristi Powell, director of the Heartland Community College-Lincoln campus to talk about the new Hometown Hawks program being introduced at the Lincoln campus in the fall. We’ll be broadcasting from Heartland’s Lincoln campus, but if you aren’t out and about, you can catch us at 96.3 FM as well as via the Mixlr app and through our YouTube livestream.

6/19 Cheap Seats featuring LCHS IHSA State Track participants, Lincoln DARE Officer Christy Fruge

Host Scott Kirby talks with Lincoln Community High School boys’ and girls’ track team IHSA state qualifiers Rebecca Heitzig, Reese McCuan, Jalen Franz, Brenden Heitzig, Drake Rutledge and Garrett Slack along with coaches Matt Silkowski and Gayal Rademaker. The show concludes with Lincoln DARE Golf Outing Organizer Christy Fruge talking about the Lincoln DARE fundraising golf event happening 6/25/2021.

Tune in to Cheap Seats TOMORROW (Sat 6/12) and you could win $50 cash!

Tune in to Cheap Seats tomorrow and you’ll have the chance to win $50 cash courtesy of our friends at Four Corners Lube! We’ll also talk by phone with Geoff Alexander about his new duties as an assistant coach with the University of Illinois men’s basketball team. It all starts at 9 AM tomorrow; watch live via our YouTube livestream, listen using the Mixlr app or on 96.3 FM!

6/12/21 – Cheap Seats w/phone guest Geoff Alexander

Be sure to listen to Cheap Seats this Saturday 6/12 at 9 AM when newly-appointed assistant men’s basketball coach Geoff Alexander will join the show by phone. The former Railer standout will discuss his recent job change and talk about some of what his new responsibilities will be; watch the show live via our YouTube channel or listen at 96.3 FM or using the Mixlr app.

6/5/21 – Cheap Seats w/guests Tanner & Bret Tripplett

Guests on today’s show included 8-year-old USAC Quarter Midget Series driver Tanner Tripplett and his dad Bret, as well as LCHS head coach Neil Alexander talking about upcoming basketball camps. Click the image to watch our YouTube recording of the show, or click here to be taken to our YouTube page.