FM 96.9 The Game Staff Profiles

Mike Bianchi

Twitter: @BianchiWrites

Instagram: @bianchiwrites

Email: SportsWriter@hotmail.com

Top 3 favorite sports teams:

All teams in Florida with the Jaguars being No. 1

Name your ideal vacation spot:

Anywhere that requires no shoes, no shirts and no problems

Favorite quote sports or otherwise...

"Sports do not build character; they reveal it."

Your most overused phrase on the radio:

"Um"

Where were you born?:

Gainesville, FL

Most memorable sporting event you’ve ever attended:

Tigers Woods' first Masters victory

Excluding yourself, who is your favorite radio host of all time?:

Tony Kornheiser when he did a radio show

If you could have lunch with one sports figure, living or dead, who would it be?:

Jackie Robinson

What is your dream car:

69 GTO convertible?

Name one bucket list item you haven’t yet crossed off:

Jumping out of an airplane

What’s your alma mater:

University of Florida

What was your first job in radio?:

Co-hosting a weekly night-time show in Gainesville in the mid-1990s. 

If you didn’t work in radio, what would you be doing?:

Sleeping in. 

Chris Vazquez

Twitter: @CVazquez613

Instagram: @cm613

Email: Chris@969thegame.com

Top 3 favorite sports teams:

Cowboys, Braves, 76ers

Name your ideal vacation spot:

New Zealand

Favorite quote sports or otherwise... 

"It is what it is"

Your most overused phrase on the radio:

Don't really have one but it would probably be right now "Pay Zeke"

Where were you born?

Altamonte Springs

Most memorable sporting event you’ve ever attended:

Either my first rivalry game between Miami and Florida State or the Cowboys/Eagles game in December of 2018

Excluding yourself, who is your favorite radio host of all time?

Marc Daniels or Colin Cowherd

If you could have lunch with one sports figure, living or dead, who would it be?

Chipper Jones

What is your dream car?

Audi R8

Name one bucket list item you haven’t yet crossed off…

Attending a Cowboys Super Bowl

What’s your alma mater?

Connecticut School of Broadcasting (or Lake Howell High School)

What was your first job in radio? 

Producing brokered shows

If you didn’t work in radio, what would you be doing? 

Selling cars

Marc Daniels

Twitter: @thebeatofsports

Top 3 favorite sports teams:

UCF Football, New York Yankees, NY Giants/Knicks/Rangers

Name your ideal vacation spot:

Any place where I am not checking email every 10 minutes...or Las Vegas or New York City

Favorite quote sports or otherwise...

"Turn the mic on and start talking. You'll figure it out....or you won't" - my first program director

Your most overused phrase on the radio:

"We'll see what happens there"

Where were you born?

New York

Most memorable sporting event you’ve ever attended: 

Super Bowl XXIII and XXV and UCF wins the Peach Bowl

Excluding yourself, who is your favorite radio host of all time?

Jim Phillips, Don Imus(when on WNBC in the 80s), Neil Rogers(Miami radio in the 80s and 90s)

If you could have lunch with one sports figure, living or dead, who would it be?

Shaq

What is your dream car?

Didn't dream about cars

Name one bucket list item you haven’t yet crossed off…

Two weeks at Saratoga Race track one summer

What’s your alma mater?

University of Florida

What was your first job in radio?

1981 ripping AP News copy at south Florida station

If you didn’t work in radio, what would you be doing?

Enjoying retirement after a hall-of-fame career as the New York Yankees shortstop for 17 seasons

Scott Harris

Twitter: @ScottSideline

Email: ScottHarris@969thegame.com

Top 3 favorite sports teams:

Orlando Magic, Boston Red Sox, Orlando City SC

Name your ideal vacation spot:

Los Angeles

Favorite quote sports or otherwise... 

"It's kind of fun to do the impossible."

Your most overused phrase on the radio

"Hey look at my fantasy team"

Where were you born?

Orlando, FL

Most memorable sporting event you’ve ever attended

2009 NBA Finals

Excluding yourself, who is your favorite radio host of all time?

Petros and Money

If you could have lunch with one sports figure, living or dead, who would it be?

Penny Hardaway

What is your dream car?

Right-hand drive Mini Cooper

Name one bucket list item you haven’t yet crossed off…

Skydive

What’s your alma mater?

Edgewater High School

What was your first job in radio? 

Promotions department

If you didn’t work in radio, what would you be doing? 

A podcast

Brandon Kravitz

Twitter: @BrandonKravitz

Instagram: @BrandonKravitz

Email: BrandonKravitz@969thegame.com

Top 3 favorite sports teams: Dolphins, Orioles, Magic

Ideal vacation spot: Beach house

Favorite quote: Confidence does not come from always being right, but from not fearing to be wrong.

Your most overused phrase on the radio: “Taking it to the next level!”

Where were you born? – Baltimore, MD

Most memorable sporting event you’ve ever attended: Wrestlemania 30

Excluding yourself, who is your favorite radio host of all time? – Colin Cowherd

If you could have lunch with one sports figure, living or dead, who would it be? – Michael Jordan

What is your dream car? – Batmobile

Name one bucket list item you haven’t yet crossed off: Visit all 48 states in the Continental US

What’s your alma mater? – UCF

First job in radio: Intern on Open Mike

If you didn’t work in radio, what would you be doing? – Therapist or bartender, depending on my tolerance for further schooling.

Shot Doctor

Twitter: @ShotDoctor969

Email: ShotDoctor@969thegame.com

Top 3 favorite sports teams:

The Jazz, Yankees, and all BYU teams

Name your ideal vacation spot:

Salt Lake City

Favorite quote sports or otherwise... 

"I want winners"

Your most overused phrase on the radio

"This is buffoonery"

Where were you born?

NY City

Most memorable sporting event you’ve ever attended

USC-Wash. ST. football 2008

Excluding yourself, who is your favorite radio host of all time?

Colin Cowherd

If you could have lunch with one sports figure, living or dead, who would it be?

Vince Lombardi

What is your dream car?

1964 Mustang

Name one bucket list item you haven’t yet crossed off…

Going to the Masters

What’s your alma mater?

USF

What was your first job in radio? 

"Golf Live", Saturday mornings, 1997

If you didn’t work in radio, what would you be doing?

Motivational speaker 

Austin Pistulka

Twitter: @RadioGuyAustin

Instagram: @RadioGuyAustin

Email: AustinPistulka@iheartmedia.com

Top 3 favorite sports teams

Nebraska Cornhuskers, Kansas City Royals, Green Bay Packers

Name your ideal vacation spot

Fort Randall, SD we would camp for a week there as kids.

Favorite quote sports or otherwise... 

"It’ll be alright in the end. If it’s not alright, it’s not the end."

Your most overused phrase on the radio

Stone Cold Steve Austin’s “What?” Drop

Where were you born?

Omaha, NE

Most memorable sporting event you’ve ever attended

Nebraska vs. Northwestern 2013 (Westerkamp Hail Mary)

Excluding yourself, who is your favorite radio host of all time?

Scotty O (Y102 Kearney NE)

If you could have lunch with one sports figure, living or dead, who would it be?

Tom Osborne

What is your dream car?

Whatever the most recent Chevy Camaro In Hyper Blue Metallic

Name one bucket list item you haven’t yet crossed off…

Travel to all 50 (Been to 19)

What’s your alma mater?

University of Nebraska- Lincoln

What was your first job in radio? 

Midnight-8am KRNU Lincoln, NE

If you didn’t work in radio, what would you be doing? 

Traveling the Midwest as the indie wrestle stable The Rose Garden

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