1-On-1 with Matt Leon

KYW Newsradio's 1-On-1 with Matt Leon explores the untold stories of the Philadelphia sports scene with the people who make it interesting: players, coaches, media members, historians, and more. Each week, Matt sits down with a Philly sports figure with a story you haven't heard before.

1-On-1 with Matt Leon
October 02, 2019 - 8:30 am
Gabby Lisella just retired from coaching women's college basketball. She spent the last 19 years at the helm at Division III Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey. She won 260 games during her tenure with the Profs, the most in program history.

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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
September 25, 2019 - 8:30 am
Mike McLaughlin is one of the top women's basketball coaches in the country. Preparing for his 11th season at the University of Pennsylvania, McLaughlin has a career .768 winning percentage and on his watch, the Quakers have been a powerhouse in the Ivy League.

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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
September 20, 2019 - 4:00 pm
In Episode #25 of "1-on-1 with Matt Leon," Matt sits down with Shirley to talk about his impressive career, how he got his start in coaching and what it's like to be a part of the Philadelphia coaching scene.
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
September 18, 2019 - 8:30 am
Tom Shirley is preparing for his 31st season as the head women's basketball coach at Division II Jefferson University, and his 39th overall. During his career he has won 777 games.

In Episode #25 of "1-on-1 with Matt Leon," Matt sits down with Shirley to talk about his impressive career...
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September 11, 2019 - 4:58 pm
Cole Klubek spent 10 years in the Air Force, including a deployment to Iraq. He's coached hockey, and now he's the kicker and punter for the Division II Lincoln University football team in Chester County. Listen to the full podcast here.
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
September 04, 2019 - 8:30 am
Fritz Hamburg has spent the last eleven years as the head baseball coach at Saint Joseph's University. In that time, he has turned the Hawks into a consistent force in the Atlantic 10 Conference, while also developing several players who have gone on to be drafted by Major League Baseball teams...
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
August 28, 2019 - 8:30 am
Tina Sloan Green is a true Philadelphia legend. A trailblazing athlete and coach, she was the first African American to play on the US National Women's Lacrosse Team. Then she became the first African American women's college lacrosse coach in the country. She transformed the Temple University...
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August 23, 2019 - 2:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Andy Talley was the head football coach at Villanova University for more than three decades before he retired following the 2016 season. Now, he devotes his time to working for his foundation. The Andy Talley Bone Marrow Foundation helps register people to be bone...
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
August 21, 2019 - 8:30 am
Andy Talley spent 32 years as the head football coach at Villanova University before retiring following the 2016 season. The Wildcats were one of the premier programs in all of FCS during his tenure, with the apex coming in 2009 when Villanova won the national championship. He sent several players...
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