Reghi Tapped For Afternoons At ESPN 850/Cleveland
January 12, 2009 at 10:59 AM (PT)
GOOD KARMA Sports WKNR-A (ESPN 850)/CLEVELAND names station fill-in host and former CLEVELAND CAVALIERS, BROWNS< and INDIANS play-by-play voice MICHAEL REGHI as afternoon host 3-6p weekdays effective TODAY (1/12), replacing MARK "MUNCH" BISHOP. BISHOP will stay aboard as Sports Director and will continue to be heard on the air as well as selling ad time on the station.
"MICHAEL is a favorite of our listeners and part of the fabric of CLEVELAND sports," said GOOD KARMA Pres./CEO CRAIG KARMAZIN. "His knowledge and opinions have powered our game day shows for years, so it is exciting for our listeners and advertisers to have him as the daily clean-up hitter in our lineup."
"I’m very excited to enhance my role with the very talented group of professionals at ESPN 850 WKNR," said REGHI. "Since joining CRAIG KARMAZIN in 2007, I’ve admired his vision, and the aggressive approach he and his administrative group have carved out in making the station extremely relevant in the CLEVELAND market. I greatly look forward to sharing the tremendous passion the fans of Cleveland maintain for sports, while we exchange ideas, in a spirited fashion, during the 3-6pm time slot. My 'teammates' and I will keep it lively, fresh, thought-provoking, and entertaining! We aim to
please, and to keep you fired up about everything that is CLEVELAND sports!"