Wonder City Sports Talk

Wonder City Sports Talk A one-hour weekly broadcast led by Host Jeff Butler to discuss Hopewell High School Sports including football and other fall sports. Co-hosts include Marshall Parker, Charlie Dane, and Stefan Calos. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wondercitysportstalk/support

  • Wonder City Sports Talk Episode 6
    by Jeff Butler on October 17, 2020 at 10:10 pm

    Former  Football Head Coach Bobby Ross, from Georgia Tech, and San Diego Charger days joined us to not only talk with us about college and NFL coaching days but also when as quarterback for Benedictine High School,  he went up against the Hopewell High School state championship teams of the early fifties. Then Girls Field Hockey Coach Lara Stables, in her 7th year as Hopewell High Schools coach, gave us the inside scoop on this fall sport be ing postponed to winter because of the virus. She also spoke about her current cadre of senior players and their contributions to the team. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wondercitysportstalk/support

  • Wonder City Sports Talk Episode 5
    by Jeff Butler on October 10, 2020 at 2:16 pm

    Former Hopewell High School Basketball  Coach  and State Hall a Famer Bill Littlepage,  and one of the stars of his 1972 State Championship team Ed Gholson — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wondercitysportstalk/support

  • Wonder City Sports Talk Episode 4
    by Jeff Butler on October 3, 2020 at 12:31 am

    In Episode 4 of Wonder City Sports talk Coaches Elvin and Jackie Edmonds and their son Elvin the fourth were our guests. As these coaches spearhead the boys and girls basketball programs at Hopewell High School, their son is a rising senior in his father’s program and has  lead the team in scoring each of the last three years. They spoke to the ingredients of success that they work towards as a family and as a team. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wondercitysportstalk/support

  • Wonder City Sports Episode 3
    by Jeff Butler on September 25, 2020 at 11:47 pm

    In this episode of Wonder City Sports, The Wonder City crew welcomes Hopewell Offensive Line Coach Brian Moore, Golf Coach Jared Jenkins and Senior Quarterback Joseph Elliades — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wondercitysportstalk/support

  • Wonder City Sports Episode 2
    by Jeff Butler on September 23, 2020 at 2:22 am

    Offensive coordinator for Hopewell High School’s Football team, Brock Parker, was our first guest. Raised in a football family, his father and co-host Marshall Parker spoke to those growing up years.  Both having played quarterback, they interacted about the importance of character and family values in the development of leadership with their teams and the community. Switching gears, our second guest Rich Halas is the Cross Country Coach for Hopewell High School. He spoke about the challenge of coaching during COVID, and how the delayed season impacts his coaching of the Wrestling team. He will return later in the fall to talk about Wrestling. We returned in our final segment to Coach Marshall Parker.  We heard his reflection upon his 2003 Division 5 State Championship team, as well as his grooming of Assistant Coach Ricky Irby who now as Head Coach, has won two Division 3 State Championships in the last three years. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/wondercitysportstalk/support