ESPN 950/Richmond Adds FM Signal
January 27, 2014 at 12:53 PM (PT)
RED ZEBRA BROADCASTING Sports WXGI-A (ESPN 950)/RICHMOND will add an FM signl via DELMARVA EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION's WZEZ, flipping from Religion to Sports as SPORTS FM 100.5, effective FEBRUARY 1st. WZEZ is a rimshot to the RICHMOND market licensed to GOOCHLAND, with a tower halfway between RICHMOND and CHARLOTTESVILLE.
GM BUCK ALLBRITTON said, “We could not be more excited to move our dynamic on-air lineup onto the FM frequency. Most importantly, we are increasing our signal reach to serve more sports listeners."
PD MITCHELL BRADLEY added, “Not only is this an opportunity to serve a greater number of listeners, we will increase the number of games that we can broadcast. We’ll be able to carry one play by play lineup on our AM station while featuring another program event on the FM signal.”