Raleigh's Buzz, Bull Set H.S. Football Coverage
August 5, 2008 at 5:32 AM (PT)
MCCLATCHEY Sports WRBZ-A (850 THE BUZZ) and WDNC-A (620 THE BULL)/RALEIGH-DURHAM wil kick off their high school football game coverage on AUGUST 22nd with the MILLBROOK-GARNER match-up, to be aired on THE BUZZ. The stations will air a "Game of the Week," sponsored by CAPITAL BANK, with former ABC affiliate WTVD (TV) anchor DREW SMITH and/or TAR HEEL SPORTS NETWORK women's basketball voice BRAD HELLER at the mic.
"Our stations have always pledged to cover local sports and our coverage of high school football is a big part of that plan," said GM BRIAN MALONEY. "We are thrilled with the response we are receiving from coaches, players, parents and local businesses that will be a part of the broadcasts through their sponsorship."