Tony Mercurio Sets Exit From ESPN Radio 94.1/Norfolk
May 14, 2012 at 4:13 PM (PT)
MAX MEDIA Sports WVSP-F (ESPN RADIO 94.1)/NORFOLK afternoon host TONY MERCURIO is exiting the station. The station announced his departure after almost 26 years (first on AM with WGH-A (THE SCORE 1310, then ESPN RADIO 1310), then moving to the FM with the format. MERCURIO's last show will air MAY 24th.
"While a two-week 'goodbye' is a bit unusual in radio these days, there's no one who deserves it more than TONY," said VP/GM DAVE PAULUS. "This gives the HAMPTON ROADS sports community an opportunity to thank him for his unwavering support of the local, collegiate and national athletics in this area. There is NO one in the history of this medium (in this area) that has meant more to sports than he. His last show is scheduled for THURSDAY, May 24th.
"ESPN 94.1 continues its 100% commitment to sports programming and is conducting an active search for that position."